Liechtenstein: voters reject abortion
Catholic World News - September 19, 2011
By a 52%-48% margin, voters in Liechtenstein have rejected a measure that would have legalized abortion during the first trimester.
80% of the principality’s 34,000 residents are Catholic, according to Vatican statistics.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our September expenses ($33,448 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!
Posted by: caroleuhlarik4443 -
Sep. 20, 2011 6:12 PM ET USA
I'd like to pack my whole family up and move there right now...the Swiss German language can't be too difficult to learn, can it?
Posted by: garedawg -
Sep. 19, 2011 9:38 PM ET USA
Good for them. Is there any way that Liechtenstein could mount an invasion of Spain?
Posted by: rpp -
Sep. 19, 2011 2:46 PM ET USA
Wonderful. God bless those who voted this down and pray for those who supported it.