Denver Archbishop Samuel Aquila has called out Planned Parenthood’s well-funded crusade to keep late-term abortion legal in Colorado.
“Planned Parenthood & the abortion industry are spending millions to defeat Prop 115, but the virtue of charity & truth are on our side,” Archbishop Aquila wrote on Twitter Tuesday, in reference to a proposed ban on late abortions on the Colorado ballot.
Colorado currently allows abortions up to the moment of birth but Proposition 115 would limit the gestational age of the fetus at which an abortion can be performed, prohibiting abortions after a child reaches 22 weeks.
Under the initiative, abortions after 22 weeks would continue to be lawful if the physician believes it is immediately necessary to save the life of the pregnant woman, a situation that rarely if ever presents itself.
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