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  • Don’t call a pro-life midwife, UK university said January 22, 2020
    London, England, Jan 21, 2020 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- An undergraduate student in a midwife program was barred from placement in a hospital, reportedly due to her pro-life beliefs. The decision was overturned last week, but free speech advocates say the case is troubling. According to The Telegraph, Julia Rynkiewicz, a 24-year-old student at the […]
  • Legionaries of Christ to discuss handling of abuse at Rome meeting January 21, 2020
    Rome, Italy, Jan 21, 2020 / 03:48 pm (CNA).- The Legionaries of Christ on Jan. 20 opened its 2020 Ordinary General Chapter in Rome, which convenes every six years with the duty to elect the general government for the order and to address the most important matters related to the mission and identity of the […]
  • Spanish group files hate crime complaint over anti-Church article January 21, 2020
    Madrid, Spain, Jan 21, 2020 / 02:58 pm (CNA).- The Association of Christian Lawyers in Spain filed a complaint last week with the Prosecutor's Office against the newly appointed director of the Institute for Women and Equal Opportunity, Beatriz Gimeno. The group says Gimeno committed a hate crime by authoring a 2013 article in […]
  • French Senate debates IVF law after thousands protest in Paris streets January 21, 2020
    Paris, France, Jan 21, 2020 / 01:00 pm (CNA).- Debate began on a bioethics bill in the French Senate Tuesday after tens of thousands of people marched through the streets of Paris to protest state funding for medically assisted procreation for lesbian couples and single women.  “A child is a gift to be received, not […]
  • Assisted suicide foes ask Manx parliament not to legalize 'despair' January 17, 2020
    Douglas, Isle of Man, Jan 16, 2020 / 06:01 pm (CNA).- A proposal to survey lawmakers’ support to legalize assisted suicide on the Isle of Man drew criticism from disability groups and other foes of the practice, who say it promotes “despair” rather than support for the vulnerable.   “There is no safe system of […]

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