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Warsaw Pro-Life Gathering Strengthens Legislative Efforts to Defend Life - By Piero A. Tozzi, J.D.

WARSAW, October 12 (C-FAM) European and American pro-life academics and practitioners gathered late last month at the University of Warsaw for a conference on the "Intellectual Foundations and Legal Means for the Protection of Human Life in the Prenatal Phase." The event was under the High Honorary Patronage of Her Royal Highness the Grand Duchess of Luxemburg, the Honorary Patronage by His Highness Paul, Duke of Oldenburg, and Poland' s Minister of Justice, Dr. Jaroslaw Gowin.

Organized by Poland's Ordo Iuris Legal Centre and The Rule of Law Institute, the conference had its genesis in last year's narrow defeat of a citizen initiative "civic bill" that would have eliminated exceptions to Poland's general prohibition of abortion. Read More