Activist Threatened with Arrest for Holding Abortion Image

NBRL Press Release

Breaking News:

An incident this morning has raised concerns about police impartiality on the abortion issue and prompted allegations that Fredericton Police Department is failing to respect the civil liberties of pro-life protesters. Activist Suzie Ryan was threatened with arrest this morning for holding an abortion image outside the Morgentaler abortion clinic in Fredericton NB. What astonishes Mrs. Ryan is that she was cleared of all charges following a 2006 arrest for holding the same sign at the same location. She says she does not understand her treatment by police today. She has previously displayed the image without incident. …read more|en savoir plus

Right to Life calls on pro-choice advocates to withdraw comments

PRESS RELEASE by New Brunswick Right to Life For Immediate Release, May 2, 2007

The New Brunswick Right to Life Association is calling upon two pro-choice advocates to publicly withdraw media comments they made about pro-life supporters last week. Executive Director Peter Ryan says the remarks are part of a smear campaign, designed to engineer a no protest zone around abortion sites. …read more|en savoir plus

Protester's moral-corruption charge won't be pursued by the Crown

By SHAWN BERRY berry.shawn@dailygleaner.com Published Tuesday April 24th, 2007 (Appeared on page A4 in The Daily Gleaner)

An anti-abortion crusader arrested while displaying a graphic image of an aborted fetus outside the Morgentaler Clinic last year won’t face criminal charges. Suzie Ryan, 50, has been told the Crown won’t pursue the charge of moral corruption against her for the Sept. 26 incident. …read more|en savoir plus