Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and Holly Meade, and BarbWire.com Founder Matt Barber… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in the area of religious liberty, the sanctity of human life and the family.
Liberty Counsel has filed an amicus brief with the Federal Court of Appeals defending an Alabama law that prohibits dismemberment abortions of live unborn babies, known as “dilation and extraction’ (D&E). We’re going to be talking this on Faith and Freedom.
I’m Mat Staver, Founder and Chairman of Liberty Counsel, joining me is Matt Barber, founder of BarbWire.com, and Holly Meade, the Director of Communications for Liberty Counsel.
Mat Staver: Well, in this particular case, it’s called West Alabama Women’s Center, which is the abortion clinic suing against this law, versus Thomas Miller, Liberty Counsel represents the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American College of Pediatricians as an amicus brief representing their interest supporting this state law.
Matt, this is unthinkable kind of abortion procedures — dilation and extraction, or D&E — where they dilate the cervix, they forcefully dilate the cervix by putting in, inserting, larger and larger cannula, or different kinds of things that would dilate the cervix. And then they use a clamp, a forceps…
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