VSHL President discusses Gov. Northam pro-abortion bill signing on Good Friday.  Olivia Gans Turner appeared via skype on Monday, April 13th to discuss Gov. Northam signing on Good Friday of the pro-abortion bill passed by the Virginia General Assembly that would eliminate Virginia's Woman's Right-to-Know legislation which included a waiting period and showing the ultrasound of the baby before every abortion.  The legislation also allowed non-doctors to perform abortions.  

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Governor Northam thought it was a good idea to sign the dreadful bill that overturned the protective Women’s Right to Know laws and Ultrasound law on Good Friday. Here is the text of the press release VSHL sent out today. Governor Northam Signs into Law Protections Abortionists "Today, as the deadline to sign into law bills that were passed by the 2020 General Assembly drew to a close, Gov. Ralph Northam kept a ...

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UPDATE:  Due to the Covid-19 state-wide lock-down the annual Alex and Geline B. Williams Pro-Life Oratory Contest is now virtual.   All contestants will submit videos of their speeches.  The deadline for submission has been extended to May 27, 2020.  All local contests have been cancelled. The annual Alex and Geline B. Williams Oratory Contest, sponsored by the Virginia Society for Human Life Educational Fund, encourages high school juniors and seniors to ...

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VSHL is aware that many news stories are circulating online that suggest plans are being made by leaders and hospital administrators to ration life saving treatment to some of the most vulnerable patients. One such story is here. VSHL will oppose any such proposal if made in Virginia. The right to life does not end when one is elderly, disabled or suffering form chronic illness. Deciding that vulnerable patients should not ...

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While we all attempt to adapt to new rules to keep our loved ones safe from Coronavirus, COVID-19, Virginia’s Governor still thinks it makes sense to allow abortion facilities in the Commonwealth to continue to kill babies! On Wednesday, March 25th, the Governor issued another Public Health Emergency Order which directs “all hospitals to stop performing elective surgeries or procedures,” but the press release clarifies that the Order does not apply to “the ...

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Please make your 2020 VSHL Membership Dues payment without delay. Your 2020 Virginia Society for Human Life Membership is a symbol of your resolve to stand up for the unborn in the face of any and all odds.Your membership dues are vital to our on-going efforts to protect unborn babies from Governor Northam, Senator Saslaw, Delegate Tran, other pro-abortion elected officials and radical pro-abortion groups like Planned Parenthood. VSHL ...

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The annual Alex and Geline B. Williams Oratory Contest, sponsored by the Virginia Society for Human Life Educational Fund, encourages high school juniors and seniors to prepare and present a short speech on one of these topics: abortion, infanticide or euthanasia. The contest is open to high school juniors and seniors in the 11th and 12th grades as of February 1, 2020. Contestants must be Virginia residents, or full-time students of Virginia schools. For ...

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VSHL released a statement on the House of Delegates voting on final passage of SB 733 which would eliminate Virginia's Women's Right to Know Law. General Assembly Final Vote on SB 733 Protects Abortionists Today, the final vote was taken in the General Assembly to protect duplicitous abortionists and abortion industry profiteers at the expense of the safety of Virginia’s women and their unborn children. The last step in stripping out the rational and much-needed ...

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It is urgent that pro-life citizens contact their legislators to oppose SB 733/HB 980 right away. Pro-Abortion politicians in the House of Delegates tried to ram through SB 733 with out proper notice or a hearing. Also this week the Senate will hear the companion bill HB 980. Let your Delegate and Senator know today that you oppose these bills that would allow Abortionists to perform abortions ...

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The Virginia March for Life was held on February 13th. Here is VSHL's Press Release about the Virginia March for Life and some photos of the Virginia March for Life. You can see even more photos from the March on our Facebook page. Here is video of VSHL President Olivia Gans Turner addressing the 2020 Virginia March for Life. VSHL-Press-Release-on-VA-March-for-Life-2020Download

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