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Abortionist Carhart Abandons Plans for Late-term Abortion Facility in Kansas
Lifesite ^ | 12/4/2009 | James Tillman

Posted on 12/04/2009 12:33:48 PM PST by markomalley

WICHITA, KS, December 4, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- Operation Rescue has confirmed that abortionist LeRoy Cahart will not open a late-term abortion facility to replace the one that closed in Wichita after abortionist George Tiller's death.

"I'm thinking we may not go ahead and develop that down there" Carhart told a source connected with Operation Rescue. "I think we are just going to stay in Nebraska for now."

Carhart, who does abortions out of Bellevue, Nebraska, had announced that he would do late-term abortions at the Wichita Women's Health Care Services after Tiller was murdered, but Tiller's family instead decided to close the facility permanently. Since then Carhart had on different occasions told the media he would open a late-term abortion center in or near Wichita, before eventually being forced to abandon his plans.

"This is a win, win, win situation," said Operation Rescue President Troy Newman. "It is a win for Operation Rescue's 'Keep it Closed' campaign because it accomplished its goal of keeping Carhart out of Kansas. It is a win for the people of Kansas who are weary of being the national focus of the abortion debate. But most importantly, it is a win for the babies."

Carhart has begun to use his Bellevue, Nebraska abortion mill to perform some of the late-term abortions Tiller used to receive, some as late as 30 weeks of gestation, according to Operation Rescue. But his decision to do so has not been free of difficulty; according to the New York Times, several of his employees quit after he said he was expanding his work. Furthermore, Carhart has said that only ten percent of the post-viability abortions Tiller used to receive have followed him to Nebraska.

"During our efforts in Kansas, there was a 54 percent decrease in post-viability abortions at Tiller's clinic where Carhart worked. Now, out of that remaining 46 percent, Carhart is only doing a small fraction," said Newman.

"By running Carhart out of Kansas, we have helped put a huge dent in the nation's late-term abortion business. That means babies will have an opportunity at life that they would not have had if Carhart had simply picked up where Tiller left off."


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Crime/Corruption; Extended News; US: Kansas
KEYWORDS: abortion; abortionists; leroycahart; moralabsolutes; nevermind; operationrescue
Nice Christmas present for the babies of Kansas.
1 posted on 12/04/2009 12:33:50 PM PST by markomalley
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To: markomalley
I would like to ask a question.

Is their really any difference between an abortionist and BTK?

2 posted on 12/04/2009 12:42:41 PM PST by Slyfox
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To: markomalley
Nice Christmas present for the babies of Kansas.

Just damn. I hope he puts Sebelius' name on it.

3 posted on 12/04/2009 12:49:05 PM PST by Servant of the Cross (the Truth will set you free)
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To: markomalley

Guess Kathleen Sebelius will be deeply saddened.


4 posted on 12/04/2009 12:49:34 PM PST by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, John 11:25, 14:6, 1 Tim 2:5, John 3:17-18, John 20:31, 1 John 5:13, John 6:69)
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To: markomalley

There are no words disgusting enough to describe Carhart. I’m glad he is out of Kansas and would be even happier to hear that he is out of the country.

As a side note, in our own local abortion mill, the “Friday abortionist” is a 79-year-old. Please take a few minutes to just let that sink in.


5 posted on 12/04/2009 12:52:03 PM PST by Faith (By the way---where is that birth certificate?)
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To: wagglebee; Mrs. Don-o; narses

Ping


6 posted on 12/04/2009 12:53:13 PM PST by Faith (By the way---where is that birth certificate?)
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To: F15Eagle

She already lost her biggest campaign contributor.


7 posted on 12/04/2009 12:53:33 PM PST by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: markomalley
This kind of stuff --- plus the news about Kevin Jennings, pornography promoter, child abuse enabler, sexual depravity enthusiast, appointed Safe Schools czar by Obama --- profoundly disturbs me. When I pray for my nation to come to repentance, I wonder what it will take.

What will it take?

What will it take to cause us to repent?

8 posted on 12/04/2009 1:50:05 PM PST by Mrs. Don-o (Dies irae! dies illa / Solvet saeclum in favilla / Teste David cum Sibylla!)
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To: markomalley

good
hopefully some one got to him & explained the possible dangers for him or his family should he continue killing late term babies.
Just look at what happend before.


9 posted on 12/04/2009 2:20:38 PM PST by Joe Boucher (This marxist punk has got to go.)
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