William Saunders gives readers an up-to-date account of developments in Washington, DC – at the March for Life, in Congress, in the Trump administration, and at the Supreme Court – regarding law and policy that affect the defense and promotion of the right to life. This article is a must-read for all Catholics, as many of these developments have a direct impact on abortion, assisted suicide, freedom of conscience, and related issues..
View the column here. From The National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly, vol. 18, no. 1 (Spring 2018). © 2018 The National Catholic Bioethics Center. Reprinted by permission.
William L. Saunders is the Director of the Program in Human Rights, Institute for Human Ecology. He is a graduate of the Harvard Law School, who has been involved in issues of public policy, law and ethics for thirty years. A regular columnist for the National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly, Mr. Saunders has written widely on these topics, as well as on Catholic social teaching. He has given lectures in law schools and colleges throughout the United States and the world.