Month: November 2012

Stay Granted in Challenge to HHS Mandate

In a brief filed last week in the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeal, the Life Legal Defense Foundation raised new grounds for overturning the HHS contraceptive mandate. The mandate requires all insurance plans to include no-cost contraceptives and abortifacients as covered services. Frank O’Brien and his Missouri-based company O’Brien Industrial Holdings, Inc., had appealed from …

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Life Legal Defense Foundation Continues to Brief Courts on the Adverse Impact of Contraceptives on Women’s Health

Life Legal Defense Foundation Continues to Brief Courts on the Adverse Impact of Contraceptives on Women’s Health Throughout the United States, employers with religious convictions that prohibit them from the provision of contraceptives—particularly those that cause abortion—are bringing lawsuits to challenge the HHS “Contraception Mandate.” According to the Becket fund, there are currently more than …

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How Will Kansas Supreme Court Rule in Kline Disciplinary Action?

Nov. 15, 2012: Today former Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline faced a final hearing on discipline from the Kansas Supreme court for claimed ethics violations which could include possible disbarment. These alleged violations stem from Kline’s investigation into abortion practices, both late-term abortions and abortionists’ failure to report statutory rape. Last month, the Life Legal …

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Life Legal Defense Foundation’s Annual Benefit Dinner

Honoring the Defenders of Life Saturday, November 17, 2012, 3:30pm (conference) 6:00 pm (dinner) Our Lady of Peace, Santa Clara, Calif. This year, the annual Benefit will start with a “mini-conference” at 3:30 p.m. LLDF staff will present an update on active cases and projects. At 5:00 p.m., participants may attend the regularly-scheduled Mass at …

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Active Killing: What The Law Allows (Agenda)

11: 30 am -Doors open; registration (15 min) 11:45 am -Begin Session I The common conflicts      Legalized Killing: A Slippery Slope Indicators: Assisted Suicide, Euthanasia and De Facto Euthanasia Strategies and Tactics –           -Knowing the facts, the client and the opposition. -Knowing your legal claims, and their statutory …

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