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Pennsylvania Woman Being Charged With FACE Violation

Protester being arrested before the FACE Act was passed. (img src)

The anti-choice protester is accused of pushing two clinic volunteers who were escorting a patient.

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Operation Rescue Thinks Bubble Zone Should Be Just One Inch

Spokesman Troy Newman invokes the Bart Simpson defense in sidewalk counseling.

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Operation Rescue Stokes the Flames in New Mexico

Operation Rescue employs their inflammatory and deceptive tactics in New Mexico.

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STOKING FIRE: Clinic Violence Needs to Be Controlled

Clinic escorts around the country say that antiabortion protesters are allowed great freedom, including physically touching, threatening, and lying to patients. It is imperative that protections for clinicians, patients, and health center property are expanded.

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Another Anti-Abortion Activist Accused of FACE Act Violation

Maryland resident Richard Retta faces a $10,000 fine for FACE act violations.

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Anti-Choice Groups Oppose Anti-Terrorism Legislation

The FACE Act exists simply to keep anti-choice extremists from using violence or other terrorist tactics against abortion clinics and patients. Anyone “pro-life” should oppose terrorism, so why are anti-choicers fighting FACE instead?

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FACE Act Charges Increased Dramatically Under the Obama Administration

Six people have been accused of FACE Act violations so far during the Obama administration, compared to one case under the Bush administration.

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Small Victories in Clinic Access Are Indeed Small Victories

A judge rules that a Philidelphia clinic cannot be sued for not letting activists physically touch patients, but does not allow the clinic to defend them, either.

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California Man Arrested For Clinic Attack, Washington Man Sued For FACE Violation

Clinic violence and harassment has been increasing, and two men are charged this weekend in separate cases.

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Morning Roundup: FACE Violation Suit

The DOJ sues on a FACE violation; SBA List wants a anti-choic-ier chairman of the RNC; Gardasil protects against anal cancer; and a place to vent your worst sex education advice.

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