right to life


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right to life

noun advocate, against abortion, diametrically opposed to abortion, in favor of life, in opposition to abortion, pro-life advocate
Associated concepts: abortion, capital punishment, partial birth abortion

right to life

see HUMAN RIGHTS.
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By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director
In a telephone interview, O'Steen stressed that National Right to Life "doesn't want any child conceived by rape or incest to be killed by abortion.
Texans recognize without respect for the first right, the right to life, no other rights matter," Melissa Conway, a spokeswoman for Texas Right to Life, said in an email.
Support and emphasize the right to life is an incomparable place in the Quran so that it is believed that killing a person unjustly is like killing all mankind and human life is like saving all of humanity.
Georgia Right to Life promotes respect and effective legal protection for all human life from its earliest biological beginning through natural death.
Typically, they begin with the very strong claim that we have a right to life, or a right not to be killed.
Kate Bennett, the EHRC's Welsh director, said: "We are saying that public authorities should give the highest priority to the protection of human rights, whether that is the right to life or protection from degrading treatment.
quickening") as a potential argument for the right to life.
Then Brennan did something a lot of Catholic priests in the state did that Sunday: He passed out copies of the Right to Life flier to church members in the pews--even though the material was produced by an organization that has a political action committee that formally endorsed Sanchez.
In defending the right to life, in law and through a vibrant culture of life, America can show the d the path to a truly humane future in which man remains the master, not the product of his technology.
Douglas Johnson, the legislative director for the National Right to Life Committee, says the protection of abortion granted by Roe v.
The pregnant woman whose life or health is endangered by the fetus has no right to life.