More than 400,000 pro-life signatures presented to Argentine legislature
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Jun 7, 2018 / 07:00 pm (CNA).- In the run-up to a Congressional vote on a pending abortion bill, 417,000 signatures expressing support for the unborn and their mothers were presented June 5 to Argentina’s legislature.
The bill, which would legalize elective abortion in the country, will be voted on in the House of Representatives on June 13.
The signatures were delivered by representatives of pro-life organizations to Congresswomen Gabriela Burgos and Carmen Polledo, who chair the committees on Criminal and Healthcare Legislation, respectively.
Speaking to ACI Prensa, CNA’s Spanish language sister agency, the president of Más Vida, Raul Magnasco,