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Trump's Supreme Court nominee advocated overturning legalized abortion

27 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett in 2006 signed on to an advertisement in an Indiana newspaper calling for the landmark 1973 ruling that legalized abortion nationwide to be overturned, a stance certain to be scrutinized during her upcoming Senate confirmation hearings.
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Amy Coney Barrett Signed Ad Supporting End Of ‘Barbaric' Roe v. Wade

Amy Coney Barrett Signed Ad Supporting End Of ‘Barbaric' Roe v. Wade

27 days ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Critics wonder if the judge can remain impartial on abortion questions at the Supreme Court, given the stance in the 2006 newspaper ad.
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Barrett Foes Seize on Anti-Abortion Ad Asserting ‘Right to Life'

27 days ago   |   By Bloomberg

Groups opposing Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation to the Supreme Court are seizing on a two-page anti-abortion advertisement with her name on it contending “the right to life” begins at fertilization.
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Amy Coney Barrett signed an advertisement by an anti-abortion group that supports criminalizing doctors who perform the procedure, new report says

Amy Coney Barrett signed an advertisement by an anti-abortion group that supports criminalizing doctors who perform the procedure, new report says

27 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett, in 2006 publicly backed an anti-abortion group that opposes Roe v. Wade, a new report shows.
Barrett, then a law professor at University of Notre Dame, signed on to an advertisement by St. Joseph County Right to Life - known locally as Right to Life Michiana - that appeared in the South Bend Tribune newspaper.
"We, the following citizens of Michiana, oppose abortion on demand and defend the right to life from fertilization to natural death. Please continue to pray to end abortion," the ad read...
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