should not qualify for charitable tax status by their very nature.
One of the objections lodged by anti-abortion groups
was that they didn't trust doctors to use their best medical judgment to determine either when viability took place or when a woman's health was in danger.
Let's look at the tactics of a particular anti-abortion group
, the Center for Bio-Ethical Reform (CBR) founded in 1990, based in California, and headed by attorney Gregg Cunningham.
Professor Jack Scarisbrick, from the anti-abortion group
LIFE, said: "This is thoroughly sick and distasteful.
But anti-abortion groups
are lauding the proposed changes, and asking the state to go further.
The murder of Kansas doctor George Tiller has sparked a new round of questions about the role that extreme rhetoric by anti-abortion groups
may have played in the slaying.
The conservative federal government had challenged the law, backed by anti-abortion groups
and the church.
Despite the changes in the buffer law, anti-abortion groups
said they will continue their fight.
But Abortion Rights welcomed the news that no charges would be brought, and accused anti-abortion groups
of exploiting the case for their own ends.
But the plans have sparked outrage among anti-abortion groups
who are planning a campaign against any such move.
The conviction came in a drawn-out case that began in 1986, when the National Organization for Women and a pair of abortion clinics sued Operation Rescue, the Pro-Life Action League and other anti-abortion groups
In years past, The Progressive has run ads by GM, the Tobacco Institute, and anti-abortion groups