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Oct 21, 2015, 20:20 ET Personhood USA Focuses on Paul Ryan with Demonstration and Ground Campaign Launching Thursday

 After calling Mitch McConnell to the carpet for his role in funding Planned Parenthood, Personhood USA is now looking at Paul Ryan....


Oct 13, 2015, 13:23 ET Pro-life revolt against GOP establishment begins with McConnell and incoming Speaker

Pro-life group Personhood USA has launched a nationwide campaign centered in Louisville, Kentucky calling out Senate Majority Leader Mitch...


Mar 19, 2015, 10:56 ET Baby stolen from mother's body after stabbing does not survive; Colorado law prohibits homicide charges -- Personhood USA

 Yesterday Longmont police reported that for the second time in their city, an unborn baby has been killed by a violent criminal without his...


Jan 29, 2015, 14:51 ET New personhood legislation introduced federally and in key 2016 states

Just days after the opening of this year's legislative session, new personhood legislation has already been introduced in the U.S. House of...


Nov 05, 2014, 13:06 ET Personhood USA congratulates Joni Ernst for defending personhood during principled Senate victory

Personhood USA congratulates Joni Ernst on her Iowa Senate victory and thanks her for her principled defense of personhood during the campaign....


Nov 05, 2014, 08:00 ET Pro-life Victory in Colorado: Underdog Amendment 67 Increases Vote by 10%

On November 4, more Colorado voters than ever before voted to defend innocent human life. By recognizing that unborn children in Colorado are...


Oct 17, 2014, 16:21 ET Miscarriage Myth Busted: Planned Parenthood Caught Lying About Personhood -- Personhood USA

Planned Parenthood has been caught lying to voters, telling them that personhood amendments would criminalize miscarriage and allow police to...


Jul 07, 2014, 16:06 ET Personhood USA: Amendment 67 campaign set to launch 2 years after baby Brady's death

Two years after her son Brady Paul was killed by a drunk driver, just days before he was expected to be born, Heather Surovik supports a...


Jun 09, 2014, 13:28 ET Personhood USA: Justina Pelletier speaks publicly for the first time, asking to go home

For the first time, publicly, in her own words, Justina Pelletier asks Judge Joseph Johnston and Governor Deval Patrick to allow her to return home...


Jun 07, 2014, 12:46 ET Personhood USA: DCF files motion to dismiss case against family of Justina Pelletier

Massachusetts DCF filed a court motion to reconsider and dismiss the case against Justina Pelletier's parents yesterday. Earlier in the week, DCF...


Jun 04, 2014, 13:37 ET Personhood USA calls every pro-lifer in Colorado's Congressional District 4

 As many Colorado voters are receiving their ballots for the primary, Personhood USA is calling pro-life voters in Colorado's Congressional...


May 29, 2014, 12:35 ET Personhood USA: Pelletier family lawyers file motion calling for Justina's immediate release

 Lawyers for the Pelletier family will file a new motion tomorrow, noting the change in circumstances resulting from Justina's transfer to...


May 20, 2014, 16:41 ET Personhood USA: Despite Pelletier family compliance, Massachusetts DCF drags their feet on releasing Justina

Two weeks after issuing a reunification plan, DCF still has not given any specific timeline or fixed dates on implementing their own plan. The...


May 15, 2014, 10:46 ET Organizers for Mississippi Personhood Suspended Signature Campaign Last Fall

 Reminder: Supporters of a Mississippi Personhood amendment decided last fall not to collect signatures. Plans are being made to attempt to...


May 13, 2014, 08:52 ET Personhood USA: Pelletier family hopeful as Justina is moved to Connecticut

 The Pelletier family spent several hours at the Susan Wayne Center for Excellence meeting with facility staff and Justina. The family will...


May 08, 2014, 09:00 ET Personhood USA: Pelletier attorneys respond to HHS Secretary's plan for reunification with Justina

The attorneys for Justina Pelletier's family have issued a response to HHS Secretary Polanowicz's proposed reunification plan. While supportive of...


May 05, 2014, 09:35 ET Personhood USA: Pelletiers to hold news conference after meeting HHS Secretary about reunification plan

The family of Justina Pelletier will hold a news conference in front of the Statehouse on Beacon Street directly following their meeting with HHS...


Apr 30, 2014, 12:17 ET Personhood USA: HHS Secretary reaffirms commitment to returning Justina back to the Pelletier home

In a 35 minute meeting yesterday, Secretary Polanowicz reaffirmed his commitment to put together a reunification plan that ensures Justina...


Apr 29, 2014, 11:20 ET Personhood USA: Free Justina Coalition asks new DCF commissioner to release Justina Pelletier immediately

Under pressure from the Massachusetts House Speaker, Senate President, and Attorney General, as well as from the Free Justina Campaign, DCF...


Apr 28, 2014, 14:37 ET Personhood USA: Justina Pelletier supporters to display hundreds of stuffed animals on the steps of the Massachusetts Statehouse

Supporters of Justina Pelletier, the fifteen-year-old girl seized by Massachusetts DCF after a difference of medical diagnosis, will gather...


Apr 25, 2014, 17:05 ET Personhood USA: Pelletier family spokesperson meets with Massachusetts HHS head to discuss Justina's release

The meeting between the Secretary for Massachusetts Health and Human Services and the Rev. Patrick Mahoney was arranged by Governor Patrick after...


Apr 17, 2014, 11:14 ET Personhood USA: Easter service planned for Justina Pelletier outside Framingham facility

The Free Justina Coalition and members of the Pelletier family will hold an Easter service on Sunday, April 20, from 3:00-4:00 P.M., outside of the...


Apr 01, 2014, 11:56 ET Personhood USA: Massachusetts representatives investigate DCF funding scandal in Justina Pelletier case

Massachusetts state representatives Jim Lyons (R-Andover) and Marc Lombardo (R-Billerica) will discuss an impending investigation into DCF spending...


Mar 31, 2014, 12:21 ET A Time To Decide: Personhood USA's open letter to National Right to Life

The following letter is being issued by Personhood USA: National Right to Life, What does it mean to be pro-life? Is it about protecting every...


Mar 28, 2014, 07:00 ET Personhood USA: Massachusetts DCF denies Pelletiers weekly visitation with Justina

For the past several months, the Pelletiers have met face-to-face with Justina once weekly in supervised visits of no more than one hour. Now,...