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1.  South Carolina Personhood Bill (S.245)
       Prefiled in the SC Senate on December 8, 2010 for the 2011-2012 Session of the SC General Assembly

2.  Iowa State-Level Personhood Bill Moves Forward
       Iowa State House File 153
(HF153 )

      DesMoinesRegister.com
       "Iowa House subcommittee passes bill declaring life begins at conception"
       February 14, 2011
       [CCL: sic - More than that, the bill declares life is protected at conception; that the rights
                 and protections guaranteed to all persons begin at moment of conception.]

3.  Montana State-Level Personhood Constitutional Amendment Passes House Committee 15 - 5
       Montana Bill No. 49
(HB490)

       February 15, 2011
       - 2011 Principled Personhood Legislation (Bills/Amendments) and Other Selected Legislation,
       in Seven Other States:  GA, IA, MD, MISS, OK, SC, TX

4.  "PERSONHOOD" flyer
       SUPPORT FEDERAL and STATE "PERSONHOOD" LEGISLATION TO END "ABORTION"
       -
Federal Personhood Bill:  Sanctity of Human Life Act,H.R. 212
       - SC Senate State-level Personhood Bill:  Personhood Act of South Carolina - S.616
       - SC House State-level Personhood Bill:  Personhood Act of South Carolina - H.3945

5.  South Carolina Personhood Bill (S.616) - "Personhood Act of South Carolina"
       Introduced in the SC Senate on February 24, 2011 for the 2011-2012 Session of the SC General Assembly

6.  2011 Principled Personhood Legislation (Bills & Amendments) and
       other selected Legislation, in Eight (8) States
       Georgia, Iowa, Maryland, Mississippi, Montana, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas

       - a/o February 28, 2011

7.  IOWA Report: "Right to Life (Right to Lie)" Biggest Obstacle to Outlawing Abortion
       From Missionaries to the Pre-born, Iowa: 
Wed, 23 Feb 2011 [ selected emphasis added, edited for quotation marks ]
       "The coalition of Iowa Pro-life Groups, The Iowa Catholic Conference,Iowans for Life, Iowa Right to Life,
       and Iowa Faith and Freedom Foundation are pushing for passage of HF5 Fetal Pain ["]and then you can kill your baby["]Bill."
       "The biggest obstacle to outlawing abortion has not been Planned Parenthood, NARAL, or any other pro-abortion organization. 
       Our biggest obstacle to outlawing abortion is Right to Life!"

8"PERSONHOOD ACT OF SOUTH CAROLINA"
       S.616 Introduced February 24, 2011 - Press Release

       FILED WITH TOTAL 16 SC SENATE SPONSORS
       March 3, 2011

9.   South Carolina Personhood Bill (H.3945) - "Personhood Act of South Carolina"
       Introduced in the SC House on March 16, 2011 for the 2011-2012 Session of the SC General Assembly

10. Montana Personhood Constitutional Amendment Passes House,
       Advances to Senate Committee
       Montana Bill No. 49 (
HB 490 )

       March 22, 2011

11. "PERSONHOOD ACT OF SOUTH CAROLINA"
       H.3945 Introduced March 16, 2011 - Press Release

       FILED WITH TOTAL 50 SC HOUSE SPONSORS
       March 29, 2011

12. Written Statement of Herb Titus on H.3252, "Right to Life Act of South Carolina"
       given to South Carolina House Judiciary Constitutional Laws Subcommittee on April 25, 2001

       H.3252 - "Right to Life Act of South Carolina" (SC Personhood Bill in 2001-2002 Session of SC General Assembly)

       (Herb Titus testified before the Constitutional Laws Subcommittee by telephone, in addition to submitting this written statement.)

12a. Herb Titus "Forecast Foundation Newsletter" - Summer 2001
        Including:  Written Statement of Herb Titus on H.3252, "Right to Life Act of South Carolina" [with edit]

        H.3252 - "Right to Life Act of South Carolina" ( SC Personhood Bill in 2001-2002 Session of SC General Assembly)

        - With newsletter introduction describing Herb Titus' over twenty year vision "to develop a state by state strategy
          to restore the anti-abortion laws so as to protect all human life from the time of conception."
        - At the conclusion of the newsletter, Herb Titus described the outcome of the April 25, 2001 public hearing"By a vote of 4 to 1,
          the Constitutional Law[s] Subcommittee [ of the Judiciary Committee ] of the South Carolina House failed to report H.3252 to the
          full committee.  None of the three "pro-life" Republican members of the subcommittee voted in favor of the bill. ... The only positive
          vote came from Representative Fletcher Smith, a Democrat."

13. Liberty Counsel - Legal Memorandum on the Mississippi Personhood Amendment (pages 1 - 4 and 9 - 11)
       Copyright © 2009

       Mississippi Amendment #26 - Personhood Constitutional Amendment ballot initiative certified for November 8, 2011 Mississippi State Election.
       Mississippi Secretary of State - Elections | Initiatives - 26 Definition of a Person
       §• PETITION FOR INITIATIVE MEASURE TO AMEND THE MISSISSIPPI CONSTITUTION

14. Alabama Personhood Legislation "Talking Points"
       HB 409 - Alabama Personhood Constitutional Amendment (Alabama House)
       HB 405 - Alabama Personhood Statute (Alabama House)
       SB 301 - Alabama Personhood Statute (Alabama Senate)
       Source: Ben DuPré, Personhood Alabama c/o Foundation for Moral Law
       April 12, 2011

14a. Foundation for Moral Law and The Adoption Law Firm - Amici Curiae Legal Brief in the Supreme Court of the United States
        defending Oklahoma Personhood Amendment blocked by Oklahoma State Supreme Court from reaching OK voters

              PERSONHOOD OKLAHOMA v. BRITTANY MAYS BARBER, ET. AL., No. 12-145
              On Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Oklahoma
              Submitted: August 31, 2012
              Roy Moore, Ben DuPré, John Eidsmoe / Foundation for Moral Law; Sam McClure / The Adoption Law Firm
              [ Roy Moore is the former Chief Justice of the Alabama State Supreme Court, and the 2012 Republican nominee for that Office. ]

14b. Liberty Counsel - Amici Curiae Legal Brief in the Supreme Court of the United States defending
       
Oklahoma Personhood Amendment blocked by Oklahoma State Supreme Court from reaching OK voters
        IN RE INITIATIVE PETITION, NO. 395 STATE QUESTION NO. 761
        PETITION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI
        July 30, 2012
        Mathew D. Staver (Counsel of Record) / Anita L. Staver / Horatio G. Mihet
        Liberty Counsel, 1055 Maitland Center Commons, 2d Floor, Maitland, FL 32751
 
        Stephen M. Crampton / Mary E. McAlister
        Liberty Counsel, PO Box 11108, Lynchburg, VA 24506
 

14c. U.S. Justice Foundation, et al. - Amici Curiae Legal Brief in the Supreme Court of the United States defending
        Oklahoma Personhood Amendment blocked by Oklahoma State Supreme Court from reaching OK voters

        Amicus brief, as filed in Personhood Oklahoma v. Brittany Mays Barber, Et Al.
        August 31, 2012
        GARY G. KREEP , U.S. JUSTICE FOUNDATION, Ramona, CA 92065
        Attorney for U.S. Justice Foundation
 

        HERBERT W. TITUS* / WILLIAM J. OLSON / JOHN S. MILES / JEREMIAH L. MORGAN / ROBERT J. OLSON
        WILLIAM J. OLSON, P.C., 370 Maple Avenue West, Suite 4, Vienna, VA 22180-5615
 
        TIMOTHY BALDWIN, LERNER LAW FIRM, Kalispell, MT 59903

15. Which Upstate SC State Senators are/are not co-sponsoring S.616?
       Personhood Act of South Carolina - S.616 - ChristianLifeandLiberty .net

16. Which Midlands SC State Senators are/are not co-sponsoring S.616 ?
       Personhood Act of South Carolina - S.616 - ChristianLifeandLiberty .net

17. Which Pee Dee SC State Senators are/are not co-sponsoring S.616 ?
       Personhood Act of South Carolina - S.616 - ChristianLifeandLiberty .net

18. Which Lowcountry SC State Senators are/are not co-sponsoring S.616 ?
       Personhood Act of South Carolina - S.616 - ChristianLifeandLiberty .net

19. Ohio's Heartbeat Bill - A Nice Pro-Life Bill If There Is No God by Dr. Patrick Johnston
       "Life-of-the-mother" issue excerpts highlighted

20. Life of the Mother Declaration, American Life League
       [ CCL NoteALL is a Roman Catholic organization. ]

21. Which Upstate / Midlands / Pee Dee / Lowcountry SC State Senators are or are not co-sponsoring S.616 ?
       Personhood Act of South Carolina - S.616 - ChristianLifeandLiberty.net

22. Which SC Senators are / are not co-sponsoring Personhood Act of SC - S.616 ?
       Personhood Act of South Carolina - S.616 - ChristianLifeandLiberty.net

23. Alabama Senate Personhood bill SB301 could be up for full Senate floor vote next week!
       E-mailSent May 17, 2011
       From:  Ben DuPré, Personhood Alabama -
www.PersonhoodAlabama.com
       c/o Foundation for Moral Law - www.morallaw.org
       From Personhood Alabama:
       "Senator Williams supports personhood for all! 
Despite pressure from in-vitro clinics and others, our Senate sponsor Phil Williams
       has announced that he will not compromise, amend, or even allow amendments to SB301!  Personhood will begin where human life begins!"

24. False Counsel of Missouri Roman Catholic Bishopsand Missouri Right to "Life" [sic]
       contributed to failure of Missouri Personhood Amendment 2010 petition drive

          Posted May 24, 2011 / Revised and Edited May 30, 2011

25. Senator Glenn McConnell's opposition to Personhood and
       support of selected Child-Murder-by-"Abortion" is not "honorable"

       Letter to the Editor
       Steve Lefemine, June 1, 2011

26. Both Mississippi 2011 GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Support the Mississippi Personhood Amendment
       "GOP Gubernatorial Candidates Support the Mississippi Personhood Amendment" - Personhood USA article,
06/17/2011

27. URGENT (SC)
       Question:  Will SC House Republicans vote for "Early Voting"
       if the SC Senate will pass the Personhood Act (S.616) ???

       June 21, 2011 (Corrected and Revised June 28, 2011)

28. South Carolina: These Are the 27 Men in the SC Senate Preventing the END of Child-Murder-by-"Abortion" in SC
       June 22, 2011

29. Christian constitutionalist champion Georgia State Rep. Bobby Franklin found dead July 26, 2011

30. GA Rep. Bobby Franklin's Cause of Death "remains a mystery" ?
       Published July 31, 2011 [ CCL ]

31. A Tribute to Georgia Rep. Bobby Franklin, Christian Constitutionalist and Statesman
       "A Tribute to Rep. Bobby Franklin" compiled by Theonomy Resources, August 1, 2011
       Includes: 1) Constitution Party of Georgia statement;
                     2) Video: "Rep. Bobby Franklin defends the rights of unborn children"
                             [ CCL: on the floor of the 180-member Georgia House of Representatives ];
                     3) Video: Covenant Commission statement


32. U.S. News & World Report - "Mississippi Voters May Change Abortion Debate" 
       October 14, 2011
       - Nov. 8, 2011 Vote on Mississippi State-level Personhood Constitutional Amendment

33. NY Times report:  Mississippi State-level Personhood Constitutional Amendment Vote on November 8, 2011
       "Push for 'Personhood' Amendment Represents New Tack in Abortion Fight"

           Published: October 25, 2011

34. Roman Catholic Diocese of Biloxi Response to Personhood Amendment to the Mississippi State Constitution
       Letter from Diocesan Vicar General to Roman Catholic Priests in Biloxi Diocese
       February 23, 2011

35. Don Wildmon, AFA - Vote 'yes' on Mississippi 'Personhood' Constitutional Amendment
       Oct. 26, 2011

36. Mississippi Baptist Convention backs 'Personhood Amendment'

37. Family Research Council (FRC) supports Mississippi Personhood Amendment   
       (Video) FRC's Ken Blackwell on MSNBC's Hardball with Chris Matthews
       October 27, 2011

38. SunHerald.com - Biloxi (Mississippi) Roman Catholic Diocese takes no official stand on Initiative 26
      "Biloxi Diocese takes no official stand on Initiative 26"

        Posted Nov. 02, 2011

39. Endorsements of Mississippi Personhood Constitutional Amendment reported by Personhood USA
       "Personhood USA Reports Unprecedented Endorsements for Yes on 26 Campaign"
       11/04/2011

40. Virginia House Passes "Personhood" Bill, though subject to Roe v. Wade
      February 14, 2012 - Virginia's House of Delegates voted 66-32 to pass HB 1

41. Oklahoma Senate Passes Personhood Act by 34-8 Vote
       February 15, 2012 - Oklahoma Senate voted 34-8 to pass SB 1433

42. ROME is the ENEMY of State-Level Personhood Legislation and Non-Supporter of FEDERAL Personhood Bills
       Four major Vatican-connected enemies of State-level personhood legislation to END"abortion" in America are:    
 
       1)  ROMAN CATHOLIC BISHOPS  [ appointed by the Pope ]
       2) 
NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE  [ originally founded under auspices of NCCB ]
       3) 
AMERICANS UNITED FOR LIFE  [ Jesuit-ruled CFR / Jesuit (S.J.) Roman Catholic priest / Papal associate - advised ]
       4) 
EAGLE FORUM  [ led by Roman Catholic, Papal servant, Dame of Malta Phyllis Schlafly ]
 
            March 23, 2012 / Corrected, Revised March 29, 2012

43. Glory to God !  "He Removeth Kings, and Setteth Up Kings" - Daniel 2:21, KJV
       God removes SC Legislature's biggest obstacle to passing Personhood Act from SC Senate seat
       April 12, 2012

44. RINO SENATOR JAKE KNOTTS (Lexington, SC) IS NOT “PRO-LIFE” (Flyer)

45. RINO SENATOR LARRY MARTIN (Pickens, SC) IS NOT “PRO-LIFE”  (Flyer)

46. PRO-LIFE CHAMPION, SENATOR LEE BRIGHT (Spartanburg, SC)
      is Primary Sponsor of the ‘Personhood Act of SC’ to END ‘abortion’ in SC  (Flyer)

47. Legal experts defending constitutionality of State-level Personhood legislation in SC, MISS, ALA:
      - Herb Titus is a constitutional scholar, author, and attorney, the founding Dean of the Law School at Regent University;
      - Liberty Counsel was founded and is chaired by Mathew Staver, the present Dean of the School of Law at Liberty University;    
      - Foundation for Moral Law is the organization of former Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, Judge Roy Moore, 
        the "Ten Commandments Judge"  [ Now the 2012 Republican nominee for Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court ].

48. DEMOCRAT SENATOR NIKKI SETZLER (Aiken, Calhoun, Lexington, Saluda - Senate District #26)
      IS NOT “PRO-LIFE” and IS NOT "Conservative" (Flyer)

49. REX RICE, Republican: Principled PRO-LIFE candidate for SC Senate District #2 (Pickens)
     
Co-sponsored the SC Personhood Bill to END ‘abortion’ in SC

50. Jake Knotts is Not Pro-Life - Ignore the Endorsement by SC Citizens for life
       Letter to the Editor
       Steve Lefemine, pro-life missionary
        dir., Columbia Christians for Life
        October 9, 2012

51.  (AUDIO) Public Hearing on ObamaCare Nullification Bill (H.3101) - February 6, 2013                                                                  Constitutional Laws Subcommittee (SC House Judiciary Subcommittee)
         Public Hearing, Room 110, Blatt Building, State House complex, Columbia, SC
         Wednesday, February 6, 2013, 11:00 AM

         Speaker - Steve Lefemine, dir., Columbia Christians for Life - Re: Article VI., Cl. 2:, U.S. Constitution
         - Handout to SC House members on the ConLaws Subcomm. - Article VI., Cl. 2
         - "Federal laws are not always 'the supreme Law of the Land' "
         - "Supreme Court decisions are never 'the supreme Law of the Land' "
         - Psalm 106:37-44, KJV - America is coming under increasing tyranny, God is Judging America now:

        * America's greatest sin: We have turned from the Lord Jesus Christ and His Law;
         * America's greatest moral crime: Our shedding of innocent blood,                                                                                      Scripture reveals can cause the destruction of nations;
         * God will hear our cry (v.44) if we will cry to Him, and turn from our wicked ways,                                                           that He might bring healing in our land

 

52. "PERSONHOOD ACT OF SOUTH CAROLINA"
       
H.3584 Introduced February 21, 2013 - Press Release
 

53. "PERSONHOOD ACT OF SOUTH CAROLINA"
       S.457 Introduced February 28, 2013 - Press Release

       Audio (7:07) of Senator Lee Bright's remarks at introduction of the "Personhood Act of SC"

 

54. "PERSONHOOD ACT OF SOUTH CAROLINA" - Text of Bill
      S.457 Introduced February 28, 2013
 

 

55. Meeting with Senator George Campsen III ( Edited Meeting Outline )
     
Chairman, Senate Judiciary Subcommittee for S.457, SC Personhood Bill
      305 Gressette Building, Columbia, South Carolina 29201
      June 27, 2013

 

56. “Abortions” Committed at Major Mills in South Carolina, 1988, and 2000 thru 2011
                                                                                                                                                                                

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                57. TIME: Personhood Movement Continues to Divide*** Pro-Life Activists July 24, 2013                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ***Quote in "Smokescreens" by Jack Chick: "In a choice between unity and truth, unity must yield to truth,        
                                                                              for it is far better to be divided by truth than to be united in error."

                                                                 ( "Smokescreens", Chapter Five, "Another Gospel" )

Matt Sande, legislative director for pro-personhood Pro-Life Wisconsin:
"The incremental approach is not working - the number of abortions is climbing over time. We need to end this.
We need to end surgical abortion, without exception, without compromise, without apology. And that's what
personhood does."

National Right to Life, Americans United for Life, and the Roman Catholic Bishops in the U.S.                                                                                   are the ENEMIES of State Personhood Legislation, and are Non-Supporters of Federal Personhood Bills                                                                          to END child-murder-by-"abortion" in America

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
 

58. LEGAL EXPERTS DEFENDING THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF STATE-LEVEL
      PERSONHOOD LEGISLATION IN SC (2001), MISS (2009), ALA (2011), OK (2012)  

- Herb Titus is a constitutional scholar, author, and attorney, the founding Dean of the College of Law and Gov't at Regent University;
- Liberty Counsel was founded and is chaired by Mathew Staver, the present Dean of the School of Law at Liberty University;   
- Judge Roy Moore ( the "Ten Commandments Judge" ) is President Emeritus of the Foundation for Moral Law, and a previous (2001-2003)
  and the current (since 2013) Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court


59.  Governor Haley: "Send 'em to my desk and I'll sign 'em."
       South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley says she will sign SC Personhood Bills

       October 4, 2011 Town Hall meeting
       Tuesday, 6 PM
       Dutch Fork High School, Irmo (vic.Columbia), SC

Steve Lefemine asked SC Gov. Haley in the Dutch Fork HS auditorium before the audience
gathered for her 2nd town hall meeting on Tuesday evening, October 4th in her 7-meeting
series (Oct. 3 - 18, 2011) about including the SC Personhood bills (H.3945 and S.616) in
her legislative priorities.

While she did not state she would make them a legislative priority for her, she did say
that she would sign them if sent to her desk. [ Digital audio file: start 8:00 / end 10:20 ]

 

60. Black's Law Dictionary (2009): Person = "A Human Being"
 

61. United States Code Annotated (2005) - "Person"
      Title 1 - General Provisions
      Chapter 1 - Rules of Construction
      Section 8. "Person", "human being", "child", and "individual" as including born-alive infant

      

62. Words and Phrases, Volume 32, "Person"
      "U.S.Ala. 1985.  Corporation is a "person" within the meaning of the
       Fourteenth amendment.  U.S.C.A. Const.Amend. 14."  cont'd

     

63. US Reports, Volume 470, Metro Life Ala (1985),
      Corporation = "Person"

      Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. et al. v. Ward et al. (1985)
      Footnote 9: "It is well established that a corporation is a "person" within the meaning
                           of the Fourteenth Amendment.  E.g., Western & Southern, 451 U.S., at 660, n. 12.  

       

64. Supreme Court Reporter, Volume 105, Metro Life Ala (1985),
      Corporation = "Person"

      Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., et al., Appellants v. Ward, Jr., et al. (1985) -
      8. Constitutional Law
          Corporation is a "person" within meaning of the Fourteenth Amendment.  U.S.C.A. Const.Amend. 14.
          See publication Words and Phrases for other judicial constructions and definitions.

   

65.  US Reports, Volume 410, Roe v. Wade (1973)
      
Selected pages from US Supreme Court Opinion - January 22, 1973  

    

66a. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, APPELLEE BRIEF ( Part 1 ) - State of Texas
        Filed October 19, 1971
        [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]
 

66b. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, APPELLEE BRIEF ( Part 2 ) - State of Texas
        Filed October 19, 1971
        [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]  

   

66c. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, APPELLEE BRIEF - State of Texas 
        Pictures of Pre-Birth Human Life, Figures 1 through 10 (Better Quality)
        Filed October 19, 1971
        [ Source: Landmark Briefs and Arguments of the Supreme Court of the United States: Constitutional Law ] 
 

Photographic essay published in the April 30, 1965 issue of LIFE magazine
http://life.time.com/culture/drama-of-life-before-birth-landmark-work-five-decades-later/#1

Two of these pictures published in the Lennart Nilsson photo essay, "Drama of Life Before Birth," in the April 30, 1965,
issue of LIFE magazine, appeared in the State of Texas Appellee Brief in the Roe v. Wade case, Filed October 19, 1971:


Figure #7 ( 16 weeks ) in the on-line presentation of Lennart Nilsson's photo essay, is Figure # 8 ( 16 weeks ) in the State of Texas Appellee Brief
 
http://life.time.com/culture/drama-of-life-before-birth-landmark-work-five-decades-later/#7
http://christianlifeandliberty.net/2014-03-02-Picture-of-Pre-Birth-Human-Life-Figure-8-in-Brief-of-Appellee-State-of-Texas-Part-2.pdf



Figure #8 ( 18 weeks ) in the on-line presentation of Lennart Nilsson's photo essay, is Figure # 10 ( 18 weeks ) in the State of Texas Appellee Brief
 
http://life.time.com/culture/drama-of-life-before-birth-landmark-work-five-decades-later/#8
http://christianlifeandliberty.net/2014-03-02-Picture-of-Pre-Birth-Human-Life-Figure-10-in-Brief-of-Appellee-State-of-Texas-Part-2.pdf

    

66d. Transcript (edited) of Second Oral Argument (October 11, 1972) of Roe v. Wade (1973)
         
Landmark Briefs and Arguments of the Supreme Court of the United States: Constitutional Law

  

67. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, AMICUS BRIEF
      Brief of Americans United for Life, Amicus Curiae, in Support of Appellee (State of Texas)
      Filed August 30, 1971
      [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]

  

68a. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, AMICUS BRIEF
        Brief of National Right to Life ( Part 1 ) Amicus Curiae, in Support of Appellee (State of Texas)
        Filed October 8, 1971
        [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]

   

68b. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, AMICUS BRIEF
        Brief of National Right to Life ( Part 2 ) Amicus Curiae, in Support of Appellee (State of Texas)
        Filed October 8, 1971
        [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]
 

69a. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, AMICUS BRIEF
        Brief on Behalf of Association of Texas Diocesan Attorneys, Joseph P. Witherspoon, Jr. ( Part 1 )
        Amicus Curiae, in Support of Appellee (State of Texas)

        Dated October 15, 1971; Filed October 18, 1971
        [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]
 

69b. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, AMICUS BRIEF
        Brief on Behalf of Association of Texas Diocesan Attorneys, Joseph P. Witherspoon, Jr. ( Part 2 )
        Amicus Curiae, in Support of Appellee (State of Texas)

        Dated October 15, 1971; Filed October 18, 1971
        [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]
 

69c. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, AMICUS BRIEF
        Brief on Behalf of Association of Texas Diocesan Attorneys, Joseph P. Witherspoon, Jr. ( Part 3 )
        Amicus Curiae, in Support of Appellee (State of Texas)

        Dated October 15, 1971; Filed October 18, 1971
        [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]

      

69d. Roe v. Wade Case, 410 U.S. 113, AMICUS BRIEF
        Brief on Behalf of Association of Texas Diocesan Attorneys, Joseph P. Witherspoon, Jr. ( Part 4 )
        Amicus Curiae, in Support of Appellee (State of Texas)

        Dated October 15, 1971; Filed October 18, 1971
        [ Source: The Making of Modern Law, U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 / http://galenet.galegroup ]

     

70. Letter to Senator Campsen - Roe Second Oral Argument Transcript - Oyez vs Landmark (edited)
     
Chairman, Senate Judiciary Subcommittee for S.457, SC Personhood Bill
      305 Gressette Building, Columbia, South Carolina 29201
      December 27, 2013

70a. Distribution Addendum to Letter to Senator Campsen - Roe Second Oral Argument Transcript - Oyez vs Landmark (edited)  

 

71. SC Senate "Personhood" Bill - S.457
      Take Action to Advocate for Bill's Passage

      January 28, 2014

 

72. SC Senate "Personhood" Bill - S.457
      Contact Three Republican Senators to Pass Bill Out of Subcommittee  

      February 8, 2014

       

73. Cover Letter to SC Senators ( 22 ) sponsoring "Personhood Act of South Carolina" - S.457 [ and Cc: ]
      MULTIPLE LEGAL EXPERTS DEFENDING THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF STATE-LEVEL PERSONHOOD LEGISLATION 

      [ Attached to hard copy of LEGAL EXPERTS DEFENDING THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF STATE-LEVEL PERSONHOOD LEGISLATION
         IN SC (2001), MISS (2009), ALA (2011), OK (2012),
and 34-page hard copy of Foundation for Moral Law / The Adoption Law Firm
         - Amici Curiae Legal Brief submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court on August 31, 2012 ]
      February 17, 2014

     

74. SC Senate "Personhood" Bill - S.457
      Contact Three Republican Senators to Pass Bill Out of Judiciary Subcommittee

      February 22, 2014

  

75. SC Senate "Personhood" Bill - S.457
      Public Hearing for SC Personhood Bill S.457 in Senate Judiciary Subcommittee
      to be date during first two weeks of March

      March 2, 2014

    

76. Letter to SC Senators on "Life-of-the-mother" and "Exceptions" [sic] Resources
     
March 5, 2014

   

77. Cover Letter to Republican SC Senate Judiciary Subcommittee for S.457 members [ and Cc: ]
      MULTIPLE LEGAL EXPERTS DEFENDING THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF STATE-LEVEL PERSONHOOD LEGISLATION

      [ Attached to hard copy of LEGAL EXPERTS DEFENDING THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF STATE-LEVEL PERSONHOOD LEGISLATION
        IN SC (2001), MISS (2009), ALA (2011), OK (2012), and 48-page hard copy of Liberty Counsel - Amici Curiae Legal Brief submitted
        to the U.S. Supreme Court on July 30, 2012 ]

        March 6, 2014 / Revised March 7, 2014

   

78. SC Senate "Personhood" Bill - S.457
       Follow-on Public Hearing for SC Personhood Bill S457 in Senator Campsen's
       Judiciary Subcommittee likely to be April 9 or April 10

       March 28, 2014

      

79. SC Senate "Personhood" Bill - S.457
      Follow-on Public Hearing for SC Personhood Bill S457 in Senator Campsen's
      Judiciary Subcommittee to be Thursday, April 10

      April 5, 2014

   

80. Letter to Republican Senators Judiciary Subcommittee for S.457 Re: Speakers for March 13 Hearing
      March 11, 2014

  

81. Dr. Johnny Hunter, National Director L.E.A.R.N., Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
      March 13, 2014

   

82. COL (Dr.) John Eidsmoe, Senior Counsel, Foundation for Moral Law, Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
      March 13, 2014

    

82a. COL (Dr.) John Eidsmoe, Senior Counsel, Foundation for Moral Law
         Professional Experience, Professional License, Education
         April 2, 2014   

     

83. Dr. Patrick Johnston, Director, Assn. of Pro-Life Physicians, Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
      March 13, 2014

    

84. Mr. Johnny Gardner, Director, Voice of the Unborn, Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
      - Supplement page
      March 13, 2014

       

85. Mr. Steve Lefemine, Exec. Director, Christians for Personhood, Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
     
March 13, 2014

      

90. Multiple Legal Authorities Support Constitutionality of State-Level Personhood Legislation
- Judge Roy Moore ( the "Ten Commandments Judge" ), President Emeritus of the Foundation for Moral Law ( FML );
  and a previous (2001-2003), and the current sitting (since 2013) Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court.
- Herb Titus is a constitutional scholar, author, and attorney, former ( and founding ) Dean of the College of Law and Government
  at Regent University.
- Mathew Staver, the present Dean of the School of Law at Liberty University; and founder and chair of Liberty Counsel.
- John Eidsmoe is Senior Counsel and Resident Scholar for the Foundation for Moral Law; a former constitutional law professor
  at Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, and at O.W. Coburn School of Law. 
April 8, 2014

  

91. Mr. Ray Moore, Republican Candidate for SC Lieutenant Governor, Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
      April 10, 2014

 

92. Mr. Caleb Milligan, 15 years old, Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
      April 10, 2014

 

93. Mr. Brad Bates, Associate Minister, Legacy Church, Charleston, SC, Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
      April 10, 2014

 

94. Mr. Andrew Dionne, Pastor, Trinity Presbyterian Church, Spartanburg, SC, Statement S.457 Senate Judiciary Subcomm. Hearing
      April 10, 2014

 

100. Contact Chair Senator Chip Campsen ASAP to Call for Vote to Pass Personhood Bill (S.457)
        Out of Judiciary Subcommittee Week of April 27 !

        April 15, 2014

 

101. Letter to Selected SC Senators:  Decision of Judiciary Subcommittee Chairman Senator Chip Campsen
        to deny request for a vote on SC Personhood Bill S.457 this 2014 Session

        May 7, 2014

 

102. Blank Form - Memo Form for Lobbying SC Senate Members

   

103. Example Memo Form for Lobbying SC Senator Chip Campsen at SC State House
        to Hold Vote on SC Personhood Bill, S.457
        
May 8, 2014
         [ Note: If, in lieu of coming personally yourself to the Second Floor Lobby of the SC State House in Columbia,
           to turn in a hard copy lobbying memo form at the Senate Desk outside the Senate Chamber, you would
           instead like to mail the hard copy memo of yours ( and/or those of any others, say of your home or Christian church ),
           you may mail as many properly completed such memos as you wish to:  Christians for Personhood,
           PO Box 12222, Columbia, SC 29211, and these memos will be turned in at the Senate Desk, to be
           delivered by one of the Senate pages personally to Senator Chip Campsen.  ( If you have any questions
           about how to properly fill out the lobbying memo form, please e-mail your question to CP@spiritcom.net ) ]

   

104. Example Memo Form for Lobbying Your SC Senator and/or Other Senators at SC State House
        to Urge Senator Campsen to Hold Vote on SC Personhood Bill, S.457
       
May 8, 2014
        [ Note: If, in lieu of coming personally yourself to the Second Floor Lobby of the SC State House in Columbia,
          to turn in a hard copy lobbying memo form at the Senate Desk outside the Senate Chamber, you would
          instead like to mail the hard copy memo of yours ( and/or those of any others, say of your home or Christian church ),
          you may mail as many properly completed such memos as you wish to: Christians for Personhood,
          PO Box 12222, Columbia, SC 29211, and these memos will be turned in at the Senate Desk, to be
          delivered by one of the Senate pages personally to your and/or other Senators.  ( If you have any questions
          about how to properly fill out the lobbying memo form, please e-mail your question to CP@spiritcom.net ) ]

    

105. Ask Your SC Senator, and Ask Co-Sponsors of SC Personhood Bill S.457,
        to Speak to Judiciary Subcommittee Chair Senator Chip Campsen:
       
May 12, 2014
        Ask these SC Senators to speak to their colleague Senator Chip Campsen about re-considering
        his denial of the request for a vote on the SC Personhood Bill.  About three and one-half weeks remain
        in the regular 2014 Session ( until June 5 ) ( a/o May 12, 2014 )

   

  

110. Letter to Christians, Constitutionalists, and other Pro-Lifers in South Carolina
        Re:  Pro-Personhood Legislation Candidates in Selected June 10, 2014 Republican Primaries
        1. United States Senate Republican Primary with Seven Candidates
        2. United States Congress Republican Primary with Two Candidates
        3. South Carolina Lieutenant Governor Republican Primary with Four Candidates
        May 28, 2014

  

111. Lindsey Graham Flyer - June 10, 2014 Republican US Senate Primary
        May 28, 2014