USA Supreme Court overturns abortion clinic buffer zone
The Supreme Court in the United States has decided to overturn a Massachusetts law that introduced a buffer zone around abortion clinics. Such a zone, which prevents freedom of expression for those opposing abortion, also operates in Tasmania.
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Geoff cries for the Unborn
Geoff Shaw MP for Frankston, stood up for the unborn babies in Parliament yesterday (3 April 2014). During his speech he said, "I don’t know how many other members had their RSLs write and say 'hey, thanks for sticking up for us' - I don’t think so, because I haven’t heard it. All I’ve heard is that the Treasurer did dirty backroom deals".
He went on to say, “To the Treasurer, I took up the cries of the taxis last week, I take up the cry for Frankston and I also, while I’m in this place, take up the cry for the unborn".
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