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Protect Life Act passed by House of Representatives

October 31, 2011

“Protect Life Act H.R. 358” was passed on October the  13th by the House of Representatives by a majority of 248 to 173. Despite its nice and positive name, it should actually be called the “Let Women Die Act” (as most women rights organizations call it), because one of its most prominent features is that it allows doctors and hospitals to “exercise their conscience” by letting pregnant women if they face an emergency medical condition in which it is necessary to perform an abortion to save the life of the mother. The implications are breathtaking: It actually overrides previous bills protecting women,…

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