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Abortion & Fetal Rights - Child Saved From Abortion

Abortion access in Canada is among the freest in the world. Canada has no criminal laws regulating or prohibiting abortion. Over 100, 000 abortions are carried out each year in Canada. In practice, abortion can legally be performed during all nine months of pregnancy.

All human life is precious. Life is a gift from God for us to respect and protect through all its stages, from conception to natural death. Each person’s life has worth because they are made in the image of God and loved by him. On the basis of this belief in the sanctity of human life, the EFC supports fetal rights and opposes abortion.

Abortion also has an impact on the mother, with the potential for serious physical, emotional and psychological effects.

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Media releases

Ontario Court of Appeal Upholds 'Effective Referral Requirements' for Euthanasia, Abortion

On May 15 the Ontario Court of Appeal upheld forced referral policies on medical...

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Coalition Forms in Physicians Conscience Case

On June 13 the EFC verbally presented the legal arguments it filed April 12 in Ontario.

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Articles

What’s ahead in Parliament in 2022

The Prime Minister released the ministerial mandate letters in December. They indicate...

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Support for ban on sex-selective abortion

While abortion is an issue of deep division among Canadians, a ban on sex-selective...

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Outgoing letters

Letter to Ministers on Charitable Status for Pro-Life Organizations

Clarification about the Liberal Party platform to “No longer provide charity...

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In support of Bill C-233 against sex selective abortion

Private member’s bill C-233 discourages discrimination on the basis of sex and...

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Court cases

R. v. Spratt [2006-2007]

Abortion access in Canada is among the freest in the world. Canada has no criminal laws regulating or prohibiting abortion.

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Dobson v. Dobson [1999]

Abortion access in Canada is among the freest in the world. Canada has no criminal laws regulating or prohibiting abortion.

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Research

Abortion Polls in Canada

Abortion access in Canada is among the freest in the world. Canada has no criminal laws regulating or prohibiting abortion.

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Government

Charitable status for pro-life organizations

The government has stated it aims to: “make anti-abortion organizations that provide dishonest counselling ineligible for charitable status.”

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Bill C-233: Sex-Selective Abortion

Bill C-233 is a private member’s bill that would ban sex-selective abortion. It was introduced in 2020. Use our sample letter to contact your MP.

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Documents

Provincial Decisions: Abortion Funding in Canada

A Brief Examination of the Provincial and Territorial Governments’ Roles in Determining Abortion Funding in Canada

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Black Holes: Canada’s Missing Abortion Data

A Brief Examination of Canada’s Abortion Data Collection Policies and an Analysis of Ontario’s New Legislation

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