George Wallace, WVFL board member, submitted letters from several West Virginia OB/Gyns who supported SB 10.
Brian O'Donnell, S.J., spoke in support of SB 10, as did Mary Anne Buchanan, WVFL communications director.
"We need to eliminate this practice that could lead to the sale of baby body parts wherever that may occur," said WVFL
Before the start of West Virginia's 82nd Legislative Session, John Carey, WVFL's legislative coordinator; Dr.
Caption: John Carey, WVFL legislative coordinator; Del.
In 1974, WVFL was no more than a loose confederation of a few local right-to-life groups that had aligned themselves with NRLC.
Martin came to the first state convention of WVFL in 1975 and held a leadership workshop on the nuts and bolts of pro-life work: chapter organization, membership building, pro-life education, election activities, and lobbying.
qqFamilies who have been victims of crimes involving the death of an unborn child are pleased that this law will put another tool in the hands of prosecutors who seek to bring criminals to justice for their acts of violence,qq added Charlotte Snead, WVFL
"West Virginians for Life staff spent a great deal of time educating legislators, the media, and the public about the need for this important legislation," said Brian Louk, WVFL
"This is a patient's rights bill," said Karen Cross, WVFL