Pro-life groups across the nation have launched a national "Stop
the Gosnells" coalition to urge Congress and state legislatures to
improve oversight and practices in the late-term abortion
The campaign is led by national pro-life group Susan B. Anthony
List. More than 20 other groups have joined together, including
Concerned Women for America.
The coalition's website states the group is
dedicated to exposing the horrors of late-term abortion most
recently exposed by the trial of convicted murderer Kermit Gosnell
"We know that the conditions and the practices that happened and
that were exposed during the trial in Philadelphia are actually
occurring at other abortion clinics across the country," says
Mallory Quigley, communications director at the Susan B. Anthony
Quigley explains that the initial featured action is to
encourage support for U.S. Rep. Trent Franks' (R-Arizona)
nationwide Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to protect
babies nationwide from abortions past 20 weeks gestation.
The coalition website features several pro-life resources as
well as an action center where grassroots activists can contact
their elected representatives.
Though New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's (D) abortion expansion
bill has failed, one pro-lifer says the effort is likely to be