1997 NRL News Index

ABORTION:
      Abortifacients:
            RU 486: 1/9 p. 14; 2/24 p. 18; 4/8 p. 1, 10, 12; 4/21 p. 2, 3, 8; 5/23 p. 8; 6/19 p. 8, 9; 7/9 p. 25; 9/11 p. 10; 10/21 p. 4
                  Consumer Boycott: 1/9 p. 14; 2/24 p. 18; 4/8 p. 1, 10; 4/21 p. 2, 3, 8; 5/23 p. 3, 8; 6/19 p. 9; 9/11 p. 10
      Abortionists: 1/30 p. 23
            Brigham, Steven: 8/12 p. 8; 9/30 p. 8
            Crist, Robert D.: 5/23 p. 5
            Physician-Only Laws: 6/19 p. 18
            Steir, Bruce: 11/18 p. 11
      Alternatives: 12/9 p. 4
      and Anesthesia: 4/8 p. 8; 11/18 p. 24
      Botched: 5/23 p. 5; 11/18 p. 11
      and Breast Cancer: 1/30 p. 5; 3/24 p. 9; 5/23 p. 20; 8/12 p. 12
      Facilities: 2/24 p. 19; 8/12 p. 8; 9/30 p. 8
            Buffer Zones: 2/24 p. 20
            Violence: 9/11 p. 20; 11/18 p. 27
      Funding:
            Federal
                  Federal Employees Health Benefits Program: 8/12 p. 6
                        Roll Call Votes: 8/12 p. 24
                  Medicaid: 2/24 p. 5; 8/12 p. 6; 9/11 p. 7; 11/18 p. 8
                        Roll Call Votes: 8/12 p. 24; 9/30 p. 18
                  Teen Abortions: 8/12 p. 6
                        Roll Call Votes: 7/9 p. 26
            Foreign:
                  “Population Assistance”: 1/9 p. 10; 1/30 p. 6; 2/24 p. 13; 8/12 p. 6; 9/11 p. 7; 10/21 p. 14; 11/18 p. 8
                        Action Alerts: 1/9 p. 10; 1/30 p. 6; 2/24 p. 23
                        Roll Call Votes: 2/24 p. 22; 4/8 p. 23; 6/19 p. 20; 9/30 p. 18
      and Health Exception: 1/9 p. 3, 6; 1/30 p. 10; 3/24 p. 1, 6; 4/8 p. 13; 4/21 p. 1
      Health Worker Conscience Clauses: 8/12 p. 8; 9/30 p. 9
      and Humanity of the Unborn: 2/24 p. 2; 9/30 p. 2; 10/21 p. 16; 12/9 p. 4, 6, 12, 13
      International: 11/18 p. 18
            Canada: 1/9 p. 13
            China: 5/23 p. 5
      Late Term: 6/19 p. 6; 11/18 p. 24
      Legislation:
            Federal:
                  Equal Rights Amendment: 2/24 p. 21
                  Military Abortions: 8/12 p. 6
                        Roll Call Votes: 7/9 p. 20; 8/12 p. 24
                  Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act: 1/9 p. 3, 6, 8, 35; 1/30 p. 1, 3, 7, 9, 10, 11; 3/24 p. 1, 6, 10; 4/8 p. 13;
                        4/21 p. 1, 4, 10; 5/23 p. 1, 3, 4, 14, 23; 6/19 p. 3, 6; 8/12 p. 6; 9/30 p. 1; 10/21 p. 1, 2, 3, 21; 11/18 p. 8; 12/9 p. 8
                        Action Alerts: 1/9 back cover; 3/24 back cover; 4/8 back cover; 4/21 back cover; 5/23 back cover; 6/19 p. 26; 7/9 p. 24
                        Roll Call Votes: 4/8 p. 20; 5/23 p. 27; 10/21 p. 22
            State:
                  Alaska: 4/8 p. 1; 5/23 p. 1
                  Arizona: 4/21 p. 14
                  Arkansas: 10/21 p. 5
                  California: 8/12 p. 18
                  Florida: 5/23 p. 1
                  Georgia: 4/8 p. 1
                  Illinois: 5/23 p. 1; 7/9 p. 18
                  Indiana: 5/23 p. 1
                  Iowa: 4/8 p. 1
                  Kansas: 11/18 p. 25
                  Louisiana: 7/9 p. 18
                  Michigan: 4/8 p. 1
                  Mississippi: 4/8 p. 1
                  Missouri: 5/23 p. 1; 7/9 p. 18
                  Montana: 4/8 p. 1; 5/23 p. 1; 6/19 p. 18
                  Nebraska: 6/19 p. 18
                  New Jersey: 7/9 p. 18
                  New York: 1/30 p. 23
                  Ohio: 12/9 p. 8
                  Parental Consent/Notification: 2/24 p. 16; 4/8 p. 1; 5/23 p. 1; 8/12 p. 18
                  Partial-Birth Abortion Bans: 1/30 p. 10; 4/8 p. 1; 4/21 p. 14; 5/23 p. 1; 6/19 p. 18; 7/9 p. 18; 10/21 p. 5; 12/9 p. 8
                  Rhode Island: 7/9 p. 18
                  South Carolina: 4/8 p. 1
                  South Dakota: 4/8 p. 1
                  Tennessee: 6/19 p. 18
                  Virginia: 2/24 p. 16; 4/8 p. 1
                  Women’s Right to Know: 4/8 p. 3; 11/18 p. 25
      Post-Abortion Trauma: 4/8 p. 3
      Rhetoric: 2/24 p. 2; 4/21 p. 4; 6/19 p. 2, 3; 8/12 p. 16, 17; 11/18 p. 3, 14; 12/9 p. 6
      Statistics: 1/30 p. 15; 4/21 p. 4; 8/12 p. 27; 12/9 p. 1
      Techniques:
            Partial-Birth Abortion: 1/9 p. 8, 9; 1/30 p. 1, 3, 9, 11; 3/24 p. 2, 4, 6; 4/8 p. 2, 8, 13; 4/21 p. 1, 4, 10;
                  5/23 p. 1, 3, 4, 14; 6/19 p. 3, 6; 10/21 p. 5; 12/9 p. 8

ADOPTION: 9/11 p. 5

AUTHORS (non-NRLC):
      Beveridge, Monica: 2/24 p. 17
      Bolig, Joe (CNS): 11/18 p. 25
      Brind, Joel: 5/23 p. 20; 8/12 p. 12
      Brockmann, Jane E.T.: 1/30 p. 4
      Cook, Curtis: 4/8 p. 8
      de Vinck, Christopher: 12/9 p. 5
      Doerflinger, Richard: 1/9 p. 19; 6/19 p. 12; 12/9 p. 7
      Frum, David: 11/18 p. 22
      Fumento, Michael: 1/30 p. 5
      Gallagher, Kathleen: 1/30 p. 23
      Garton, Jean: 12/9 p. 13
      Greenberg, Paul: 4/21 p. 4; 10/21 p. 5
      Hentoff, Nat: 3/24 p. 13; 6/19 p. 22; 8/12 p. 4
      Herzog, Karen: 1/30 p. 29
      Hierlihy, Sue: 1/9 p. 13
      Kelly, Molly: 12/9 p. 12
      Leo, John: 3/24 p. 4; 7/9 p. 7
      Mathewes-Green, Frederica: 8/12 p. 16; 12/9 p. 4
      McGinnis, John: 3/24 p. 9
      McHugh, James: 4/8 p. 6
      McKenna, George: 5/23 p. 4
      Mosher, Steven: 5/23 p. 5
      Ranalli, Paul: 1/30 p. 24; 4/8 p. 18; 11/18 p. 24
      Santorum, Rick: 4/21 p. 1; 5/23 p. 6
      Schlossberg, Terry: 3/24 p. 20
      Smith, Wesley: 4/8 p. 9; 6/19 p. 10; 7/9 p. 9; 9/30 p. 4
      Wittkof, Patty: 3/24 p. 19
      Zapor, Patricia (CNS): 4/21 p. 10

BOOK REVIEWS: 1/9 p. 19; 2/24 p. 19; 6/19 p. 10; 7/9 p. 27; 8/12 p. 16, 17

CLINTON ADMINISTRATION: 1/9 p. 3, 6; 1/30 p. 1, 2, 6; 3/24 p. 6; 4/21 p. 4; 10/21 p. 2, 3
      Gore, Al: 1/30 p. 1, 2

COMBINED FEDERAL CAMPAIGN: 9/11 p. 6; 9/30 p. 21; 10/21 p. 30

DISABLED PERSONS:
      and Assisted Suicide: 5/23 p. 26
      Infants:
            Birth Defects: 5/23 p. 6
            Down Syndrome: 1/30 p. 4; 2/24 p. 31; 5/23 p. 2; 6/19 p. 22
            Nontreatment: 1/30 p. 4; 5/23 p. 2; 6/19 p. 22; 7/9 p. 9
            Spina Bifida: 1/30 p. 29
            Trisomy 13: 2/24 p. 17

ELECTIONS:
      Court Cases:
            Clifton v. Federal Election Commission: 9/11 p. 22
            Maine Right to Life v. Federal Election Commission: 10/21 p. 6
            Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life v. Federal Election Commission: 8/12 p. 13
      International:
            Canada: 11/18 p. 22
      Legislation:
            Campaign Finance: 1/9 p. 1, 3; 1/30 p. 9, 11, 14; 2/24 p. 1, 3, 10, 11; 3/24 p. 3, 5; 4/8 p. 4; 6/19 p. 1;
                  7/9 p. 3, 7, 8; 8/12 p. 1, 2, 19, 20; 9/11 p. 1, 3, 8; 9/30 p. 1, 3; 10/21 p. 1, 3, 6, 7, 9, 13; 11/18 p. 1, 6, 18, 22
                  Action Alerts: 1/9 p. 5; 1/30 p. 11; 2/24 back cover; 3/24 p. 31; 4/8 p. 27; 4/21 p. 23; 5/23 p. 31;
                       6/19 p. 26; 7/9 p. 24; 8/12 back cover; 9/11 back cover; 9/30 back cover; 10/21 back cover; 11/18 p. 18
                  Roll Call Votes: 10/21 p. 12
      1996: 1/9 p. 1; 2/24 p. 5; 4/8 p. 6
      1997: 6/19 p. 15; 11/18 p. 5
      Voter Guides: 9/11 p. 22

EUTHANASIA:
      Assisted Suicide: 1/9 p. 1, 2, 3, 12; 2/24 p. 2, 6; 3/24 p. 1, 26; 4/8 p. 9; 4/21 p. 1, 6, 15; 5/23 p. 3, 11, 26;
            6/19 p. 2, 10, 11, 19; 7/9 p. 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 27; 8/12 p. 3, 4, 5, 15; 9/30 p. 4, 20; 10/21 p. 15; 11/18 p. 1, 2, 12
      “Duty to Die”: 8/12 p. 4
      International:
            Australia: 4/21 p. 15
            Colombia: 9/11 p. 16; 10/21 p. 28
            Netherlands: 3/24 p. 13; 6/19 p. 10, 11; 7/9 p. 9
      Involuntary/Nonvoluntary: 1/9 p. 3; 1/30 p. 2, 4; 2124 p. 12; 7/9 p. 1, 9; 12/9 p. 16
      Kevorkian, Jack: 4/8 p. 9; 6/19 p. 19; 8/12 p. 4; 9/30 p. 4; 11/18 p. 2
      Legislation:
            Assisted Suicide Funding Restriction Act of 1997: 1/9 p. 35; 2/24 p. 12; 3/24 p. 1; 4/8 p. 5; 4/21 p. 1; 5/23 p. 26; 8/12 p. 3; 11/18 p. 8; 12/9 p. 7
                  Action Alerts: 1/30 back cover; 4/8 p. 5
                  Roll Call Votes: 4/21 p. 18, 20
      Organizations:
            Compassion in Dying: 1/9 p. 1
            Hemlock Society: 7/9 p. 6; 12/9 p. 16
      Rhetoric: 6/19 p. 2; 11/18 p. 2
      State:
            Florida: 2/24 p. 6; 4/21 p. 6; 8/12 p. 5
            Michigan: 5/23 p. 11
            New York: 1/9 p. 1; 7/9 p. 4; 8/12 p. 3
            Oregon: 1/9 p. 12; 3/24 p. 26; 4/21 p. 6; 5/23 p. 3, 11; 6/19 p. 11; 7/9 p. 6; 8/12 p. 3, 15; 9/30 p. 20; 10/21 p. 15; 11/18 p. 1, 2, 12; 12/9 p. 7
            Texas: 7/9 p. 1
            Washington: 1/9 p. 1, 12; 7/9 p. 2, 4, 5; 8/12 p. 3

EVENTS:
      January 22 Activities: 1/30 p. 1, 20; 12/9 p. 14

FETAL EXPERIMENTATION:
      Legislation:
            Cloning Prohibition Act: 6/19 p. 12; 8/12 p. 6; 11/18 p. 8
      Tissue Transplants: 1/30 p. 24; 4/8 p. 18; 4/21 p. 10
            Legislation: 9/11 p. 7

FETAL RIGHTS:
      Fetal Homicide: 1/9 p. 13; 5/23 p. 23

FETOLOGY/EMBRYOLOGY:
      Fetal Development: 4/8 p. 18
      Fetal Pain: 4/8 p. 18; 11/18 p. 24
      Fetal Surgery: 1/9 p. 18
      Ultrasound: 10/21 p. 16

INFANTICIDE: 11/18 p. 2; 12/9 p. 12

MEDIA: 1/9 p. 25
      Pro-Abortion Bias: 1/9 p. 6; 1/30 p. 1, 11; 3/24 p. 10

MEDICINE/HEALTH CARE:
      Bioethics: 1/9 p. 19; 2/24 p. 2
            National Bioethics Advisory Commission: 6/19 p. 12
      Legislation:
            Federal:
                  Medicare: 2/24 p. 1; 4/8 p. 5; 4/21 p. 16; 5/23 p. 10; 6/19 p. 1, 4; 7/9 p. 1, 3; 8/12 p. 1, 6, 30; 9/11 p. 4; 9/30 p. 4, 5; 11/18 p. 8, 13; 12/9 p. 9
                        Action Alerts: 6/19 back cover; 7/9 back cover
                        Roll Call Votes: 7/9 p. 11
      Managed Care: 1/9 p. 11; 2/24 p. 1; 4/8 p. 5; 4/21 p. 16; 6/19 p. 4; 7/9 p. 1, 9, 11; 8/12 p. 6; 9/30 p. 5, 9
      and Rationing: 1/9 p. 11; 2/24 p. 1; 4/8 p. 5; 5/23 p. 10; 6/19 p. 1, 4; 7/9 p. 1, 3; 8/12 p. 1; 9/11 p. 4

NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE COMMITTEE:
      Board of Directors: 8/12 p. 10
      Chapter Development: 1/9 p. 22
      Convention 1997: 1/9 p. 30; 7/9 p. 13, 16
      Conference on Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide: 8/12 p. 15
      Internships: 4/21 p. 11; 8/12 p. 18
      Lobbying: 11/18 p. 3, back cover; 12/9 p. 3
      Media:
            Advertising: 1/9 p. 25; 11/18 p. 6; 12/9 p. 9
            Pro-Life Perspective: 1/9 p. 25; 2/24 p. 31; 9/30 p. 9
            The American Family: 9/11 p. 22; 9/30 p. 5
      Memorial and Honor Tributes: 1/9 p. 34; 2/24 p. 30; 3/24 p. 28; 5/23 p. 22; 6/19 p. 16; 9/11 p. 21; 9/30 p. 27; 11/18 p. 28
      NRL Educational Trust Fund: 5/23 p. 3; 7/9 p. 2; 9/11 p. 6; 9/30 p. 21; 10/12 p. 30
      NRL News:
            Gift Subscriptions: 9/11 p. 2
      NRL PAC: 1/9 p. 1; 11/18 p. 5
      Outreach: 1/9 p. 35; 6/19 p. 13
      Proudly Pro-Life Awards Dinner: 2/24 p. 26; 3/24 p. 12; 5/23 p. 2, 3, 15
      Teens for Life: 9/30 p. 13; 11/18 p. 19; 12/9 p. 1
      Volunteer Identification Program: 1/9 p. 30; 1/30 p. 26; 3/24 p. 19; 4/8 p. 24; 4/21 p. 21; 5/23 p. 19;
            6/19 p. 5; 8/12 p. 25; 9/11 p. 17; 9/30 p. 22; 10/21 p. 11; 11/18 p. 10; 12/9 p. 14
      World Wide Web Site: 1/30 p. 10; 2/24 p. 20; 4/8 p. 17; 4/21 p. 7; 5/23 p. 28; 6/19 p. 21; 8/12 p. 5; 9/30 p. 7; 10/21 p. 18

OBITUARIES:
      Mother Teresa: 9/11 p. 2
      Stanton, Joseph: 9/11 p. 24
      Williams, Alexander H., Jr.: 1/9 p. 5

ORGANIZATIONS:
      American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: 4/21 p. 4; 6/19 p. 6
      American Medical Association: 1/9 p. 6; 4/21 p. 4; 5/23 p. 1, 11; 9/30 p. 1; 10/21 p. 1
      Centers for Disease Control: 1/30 p. 15; 12/9 p. 1
      Christian Coalition: 2/24 p. 5
      Drug Enforcement Administration: 11/18 p. 12; 12/9 p. 7
      Federal Election Commission: 1/30 p. 11, 14; 2/24 p. 1, 9; 4/8 p. 4; 8/12 p. 13; 9/11 p. 3, 22; 10/21 p. 6
      Food and Drug Administration: 1/9 p. 14; 2/24 p. 18; 4/21 p. 2; 7/9 p. 25; 9/11 p. 10; 10/21 p. 4
      League of Women Voters: 8/12 p. 20; 9/11 p. 3
      National Council on Disability: 5/23 p. 26
      United Nations Population Fund: 2/24 p. 13; 6/19 p. 20; 8/12 p. 6; 10/21 p. 14

PEOPLE:
      Bork, Robert: 2/24 p. 26; 3/24 p. 12; 5/23 p. 2, 3, 15
      McConnell, Mitch: 7/9 p. 16
      Mother Teresa: 6/19 p. 14; 9/11 p. 2
      Reagan, Ronald: 2/24 p. 26; 3/24 p. 12; 5/23 p. 2
      Sanger, Margaret: 5/23 p. 5; 9/30 p. 10; 10/21 p. 10; 11/18 p. 20
      Stein, Ben: 5/23 p. 2, 15

POLLS:
      Elections: 1/9 p. 1; 7/9 p. 8; 11/18 p. 5
      Rationing: 2/24 p. 1

PREGNANCY:
      Choosing Life: 1/30 p. 29; 2/24 p. 4, 17; 5/23 p. 6; 6/19 p. 13, 15; 12/9 p. 4
      Multiple Births: 12/9 p. 12, 13
      Premature Birth: 12/9 p. 12

PRO-ABORTION MOVEMENT:
      Organizations:
            Abortion Rights Mobilization: 7/9 p. 25; 12/9 p. 1
            Advances in Health Technology (Advances/Neogen): 1/9 p. 14; 2/24 p. 18; 6/19 p. 8; 10/21 p. 4
            Alan Guttmacher Institute: 1/30 p. 15; 8/12 p. 27; 12/9 p. 1
            Catholics for a Free Choice: 10/21 p. 2
            EMILY’s List: 2/24 p. 3
            National Abortion Federation: 1/30 p. 11; 3/24 p. 10
            National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League: 1/9 p. 6; 1/30 p. 1, 2, 11; 3/24 p. 2, 4, 10; 11/18 p. 5
            National Coalition of Abortion Providers: 3/24 p. 1, 2, 4, 10; 4/8 p. 2; 4/21 p. 1, 4; 5/23 p. 4, 14; 6/19 p. 3
            Planned Parenthood: 1/9 p. 6, 10, 26; 1/30 p. 6; 2/24 p. 13; 3/24 p. 4, 10; 5/23 p. 5; 9/30 p. 10; 10/21 p. 10; 11/18 p. 4, 20; 12/9 p. 1
            Population Council: 1/9 p. 14; 2/24 p. 18; 4/8 p. 10, 12; 5/23 p. 8; 6/19 p. 8: 7/9 p. 25; 10/21 p. 4
      Rhetoric: 4/8 p. 2; 4/21 p. 4; 5/23 p. 3; 6/19 p. 2, 3; 8/12 p. 2, 16, 17; 9/30 p. 2; 11/18 p. 3, 4, 14; 12/9 p. 6

PRO-LIFE MOVEMENT:
      Grassroots Activity: 1/9 p. 22, 25; 2/24 p. 16; 11/18 p. 3; 12/9 p. 1, 2, 13
            Baby Memorial Quilts: 9/11 p. 20
            Education: 1/9 p. 23; 9/30 p. 2, 14; 11/18 p. 14; 12/9 p. 6
            Personal Stories: 6/19 p. 13
            Sanctions against Pro-Lifers: 4/8 p. 22
      Organizations:
            American Life League: 2/24 p. 5
            Physicians’ Ad Hoc Coalition for Truth: 1/9 p. 6, 8; 4/8 p. 8; 5/23 p. 4, 14

RELIGION:
      Baptist: 5/23 p. 1
      Catholic: 4/8 p. 6; 4/21 p. 10, 21; 5/23 p. 23; 9/11 p. 16; 10/21 p. 28
            International Congress on the Family: 11/18 p. 18
            National Conference of Catholic Bishops: 4/8 p. 6; 4/21 p. 10
            Respect Life Program: 9/11 p. 12
      Lutheran: 3/24 p. 18
      National Pro-Life Religious Council: 1/9 p. 11; 8/12 p. 22
      Presbyterian: 3/24 p. 20
      and Pro-Life Activity: 1/9 p. 35; 4/21 p. 10; 8/12 p. 17, 22
      Religious Leaders for Campaign Finance Reform: 2/24 p. 1

TRANSPLANTS:
      Procedures: 4/21 p. 16

U.S. SUPREME COURT:
      Cases:
            Abortion Regulations: 6/19 p. 18
            Assisted Suicide: 1/9 p. 1, 2, 3, 12; 7/9 p. 2, 4, 5, 7; 8/12 p. 3, 15; 10/21 p. 15; 12/9 p. 7
            Buffer Zones: 2/24 p. 20
            Elections: 8/12 p. 2; 10/21 p. 6
            Planned Parenthood v. Casey: 1/9 p. 12; 5/23 p. 3; 7/9 p. 2, 7; 12/9 p. 8
            Roe v. Wade: 1/30 p. 3; 3/24 p. 19; 5/23 p. 3; 7/9 p. 7
            Schenck v. Pro-Choice Network: 2/24 p. 20

YOUTH: 9/30 p. 13; 11/18 p. 19; 12/9 p. 1