Colombian bishop, 74, dies from COVID-19 complications

Bogotá, Colombia, Jan 12, 2021 / 04:57 pm (CNA).- The Colombian diocese of Santa Marta announced on Tuesday that Bishop Luis Adriano Piedrahita Sandoval, 74, died January 11 of complications from COVID-19. “With deep sorrow and pain, but with our hope placed in Our...

Supreme Court reinstates FDA’s ban on abortion pills via mail

Washington D.C., Jan 12, 2021 / 04:48 pm (CNA).- The U.S. Supreme Court in a 6-3 decision Tuesday reversed a federal judge’s injunction that had blocked FDA rules requiring women to obtain an abortion pill from a doctor in person. “The question before us is not...

Lawsuit over NY abortion law says it could help enable domestic abuse

Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Jan 12, 2021 / 04:01 pm (CNA).- A lawsuit was filed Tuesday against the state of New York over its 2019 law legalizing some abortions throughout pregnancy.   Among the plaintiffs are victims of domestic violence, alleging that New York’s...