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Statement on the Irish Referendum on the Redefinition of Marriage

Statement on the Irish referendum on the redefinition of marriage from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International: "Today the Irish people have chosen decay and decline. This decision will not bring peace or progress, but will bring, as we have seen around the rest of the so-called [...]

By |2019-06-24T16:01:52-05:00May 23rd, 2015|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , , |

Vandals Use Feces to Plaster Images of Savita Halappanavar on Irish Pro-Life Office

The Irish pro-life organization Youth Defence sent out a press release Friday morning detailing a “grotesque and vile” attack on their office. Late Tuesday night, vandals plastered newspaper clippings about the tragic death of Savita Halappanavar around the outside of the building using excrement. Youth Defence says large amounts of [...]

By |2019-06-26T11:38:33-05:00February 22nd, 2013|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , |

Irish Bishops: Lives of Mother and Child are Both Sacred

The Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference said "a mother and her unborn baby are both sacred with an equal right to life" in a statement responding to widespread criticisms and misinterpretations of the Church's teaching on abortion following the recent death of Savita Halappanavar in Ireland. The news media whipped up [...]

By |2019-04-17T16:10:07-05:00November 20th, 2012|Categories: HLI News|Tags: , , |
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HLI Statement on the Death of Savita Halappanavar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2012 - www.hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – The following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, on the death of Savita Halappanavar, an Indian woman who was allegedly refused an abortion from a Catholic hospital in Ireland: “The staff [...]

By |2019-11-14T19:20:41-05:00November 15th, 2012|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |