Troy Newman Jailed

Barb Wire

(1 min Audio Report – Faith2Action)

American pro-life leader Troy Newman is the next to be jailed for his faith.

Operation Rescue’s Troy Newman is on the board of the Center for Medical Progress, who released the under-cover Planned Parenthood videos. He flew to Melbourne to speak at the invitation of Australia Right to Life.

But a pro-abortion member of parliament accused Newman of being an “extremist,” making false accusations.

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Cheryl Sullenger, senior public policy advisor for Operation Rescue said, “Troy has been treated like a criminal even though he has never been convicted of a crime and is being detained and deported based solely on his religious and pro-life beliefs…”

She is demanding Newman’s immediate release and an apology from Immigration Minister Peter Dutton. You can too. You can, too, with the email found at

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Janet Porter
Janet (Folger) Porter is President and Founder of Faith2Action, the nation’s largest network of pro-family groups. Janet authored the first Heartbeat Bill to legally protect unborn babies with detectible heartbeats which inspired Arkansas and North Dakota's Heartbeat Laws--the most protective pro-life laws in the nation. She has authored five books including: The Criminalization of Christianity and hosts a daily radio commentary heard in more than 300 markets. You can follow her on Twitter @Faith2Action.

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