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President Trump restores pro-life Mexico City Policy

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Date: January 23, 2017
Washington D.C., Jan 23, 2017 / 12:00 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- On Monday, President Donald Trump reinstated the Mexico City Policy, an international pro-life regulation that is generally seen as an indicator of an incoming president's views on abortion.
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Poll: 6 in 10 Americans favor 20-week abortion ban

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Date: January 23, 2017
Washington D.C., Jan 23, 2017 / 08:07 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Ahead of the 44th annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. a survey shows a "consensus" favoring a 20-week abortion ban, which President Trump has pledged to sign into law if passed by Congress.
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Amid opposition, pro-lifers carve space for themselves at Women's March

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Date: January 23, 2017
Washington D.C., Jan 23, 2017 / 01:52 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- In the face of signs proclaiming "Keep Your Rosaries Off My Ovaries," "#IstandWithPlannedParenthood", and a host of other homemade posters ranging from the snarky to the explicit at the Women's March on Washington, pro-life women staked a spot in support of women's dignity ? and against abortion.
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Cardinal Wuerl prays for unity at Inaugural Prayer Service

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Date: January 23, 2017
Washington D.C., Jan 23, 2017 / 01:24 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Religious leaders gathered in prayer for the country and the Trump administration on Saturday, continuing a decades-old tradition of national prayer at the start of a new presidential term.
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Virginia bishops: Death penalty won't heal a broken world

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Date: January 22, 2017
Washington D.C., Jan 22, 2017 / 08:17 am (EWTN News/CNA).- For two Catholic bishops in Virginia, the execution of a man convicted of brutally killing a family of four was a time to reflect on God's mercy.
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Cardinal Dolan prays for wisdom as Trump takes office

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Date: January 20, 2017
Washington D.C., Jan 20, 2017 / 04:48 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York prayed for God's wisdom as Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on Friday.   
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US abortion rate keeps declining ? but what's behind it?

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Date: January 20, 2017
Washington D.C., Jan 20, 2017 / 02:04 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A reported drop in the United States abortion rate by the Guttmacher Institute is good news to pro-life leaders, who nevertheless acknowledge that optimism should be tempered.
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The Church's social teaching is about solidarity, Catholic leaders insist

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Date: January 20, 2017
Washington D.C., Jan 20, 2017 / 01:08 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- Catholics must fight the societal ills of contempt, poverty, and unemployment through solidarity, recent speakers at the Catholic University of America in Washington D.C. insisted.
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College group sues after being denied grant for pro-life speaker

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Date: January 19, 2017
Denver, Colo., Jan 19, 2017 / 08:01 am (EWTN News/CNA).- A Colorado chapter of a national pro-life collegiate group is suing Colorado State University, after the school denied the organization funding for a campus event.
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Kickbacks for suing the Church? Lawsuit claims major misbehavior at SNAP

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Date: January 19, 2017
Chicago, Ill., Jan 19, 2017 / 07:02 pm (EWTN News/CNA).- A former employee of the controversial Survivors' Network of those Abused by Priests has filed a lawsuit claiming wrongful termination for challenging the organization's misbehavior, including alleged kickbacks from attorneys who were suing the Church on behalf of sexual abuse victims.
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