TALKING POINTS: “LIFE BEGINS AT FERTILIZATION” AMENDMENT

HB300 would: “Propos[e] an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, providing that the term “persons” as used in the Code of Alabama 1975, shall include all humans from the moment of fertilization.”  Upon passage, such an amendment would go on the November ballot. Will HB300 End Abortion? HB300 protects prenatal children just like…

Personhood Alabama Position Statement on In Vitro Fertilization

Why the legal recognition of the personhood of prenatal children will not prohibit IVF treatments. In vitro fertilization (IVF) clinics claim that IVF treatments cannot be conducted without the intentional killing of prenatal children, but both history and science prove that this claim is incorrect. From the standpoint of history, IVF clinics in Italy proved…

The Poison of Pain Capable Legislation

Earlier this year, the US House of Representatives attempted to vote on a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks of gestation.  This bill had several flaws in it and received opposition from several personhood groups until it was eventually pulled from the calendar.  Now, a revised version of this bill has been proposed…

10 surprising quotes from abortionists

They’re threatened by informed consent. They’re traumatized by the limp body parts they look at every day. They’re torn by the contradiction that they became doctors to preserve life but use their profession to end it. Here are some eye-opening confessions from current and former abortionists. “You have to become a bit schizophrenic. In one…

The Twinning Challenge

One of the challenges to the view that personhood begins at fertilization comes from the fact that twinning occurs after fertilization.  This challenge is usually presented in the following manner: “You say that fertilized eggs should be defined as people, but how can a fertilized egg be a person if it can randomly split and…

Ectopic Personhood

One of the most ardently presented pro-choice arguments is the claim that abortion is sometimes necessary in order to save the life of the mother.  This argument has been very effective over the years and has been used to persuade pro-life politicians to include a life of the mother exception to nearly every law designed…