Safe Areas Bill ‘Poorly Drafted’, ‘Deeply Flawed’ – Legal Opinion Safe Areas Bill ‘Poorly Drafted’, ‘Deeply Flawed’ – Legal Opinion April 27, 2021 Media Release 27 April 2021 A legal opinion by a leading QC has labelled the Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Bill as poorly drafted and deeply flawed, and says that Parliament should not pass it because it diminishes basic human rights. Grant Illingworth QC questions in his opinion “where should the line be drawn... Read more Leah’s message to NZ re banning ‘conversion therapy’ Leah's message to NZ re banning 'conversion therapy' March 24, 2021 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=spBztlXLd0Y&t=56s Leah is an ex-lesbian, as well as someone who experienced gender dysphoria as a child. Now she is married to a patient and gracious man and together they have a young son and a daughter born just this month. Ten years ago she voluntarily sought counsel from Christian psychologists, ministries, support networks and people who... Read more New Law Will Ignore Women With Post-Abortion Grief New Law Will Ignore Women With Post-Abortion Grief March 23, 2021 Media Release 24 March 2021 Politicians will today vote for a new law which will allow employees to be eligible for three days of bereavement leave following the unplanned end of pregnancy by miscarriage or stillbirth. Sadly, politicians have rejected calls for the leave to be extended to allow support for women with post-abortion grief. “We absolutely... Read more Select Committee Ignores Women With Post-Abortion Grief Select Committee Ignores Women With Post-Abortion Grief July 27, 2020 Media Release 27 July 2020 A select committee considering a private members bill which allows for bereavement leave for miscarriages have come back with their report, and have rejected calls for the leave to be extended to allow support for women with post-abortion grief. When lodging the original bill, Labour MP Ginny Anderson said, “I think... Read more VALUE YOUR VOTE 2020 – Out Now! VALUE YOUR VOTE 2020 - Out Now! July 16, 2020 Media Release 16 July 2020 Hot off the press is our brand new resource Value Your Vote 2020. This is the fifth election where we have provided this popular voting resource for families. The 2020 election is unique in that we not only have two votes under the MMP system, the party vote and the electorate... Read more Call For Support For Women With Post-Abortion Grief Call For Support For Women With Post-Abortion Grief May 26, 2020 Media Release 27 May 2020 Family First NZ today called on politicians in a select committee to amend a private members bill which allows for bereavement leave for a miscarriage to be extended to allow support for women with post-abortion grief. The wording of the previous proposed legislative change was that leave would be available when... Read more “FATAL FLAWS” 11 problems with the new abortion legislation "FATAL FLAWS" 11 problems with the new abortion legislation May 19, 2020 As the new abortion laws were being rushed through Parliament in the week before we went into Lockdown 4, and while most of the world was focused on COVID-19 and how we could save lives, one of the things that the Government did very well (aided by a predominantly pro-abortion media) was to mask... Read more Dangerous DIY Abortions From Rushed Law Change Dangerous DIY Abortions From Rushed Law Change April 7, 2020 Media Release 7 April 2020 Family First NZ says that under the abortion law changes rushed through just before the country went into lockdown, women will now be able to access dangerous DIY abortions at home, and possibly even school. There is nothing to stop abortion pills being couriered to the woman. It will also... Read more FINAL VOTE: Who voted FOR the rights of the unborn child ❤, and who voted for those rights to be removed 😢 FINAL VOTE: Who voted FOR the rights of the unborn child ❤, and who voted for those rights to be removed 😢 March 18, 2020 It was a sad day as 69 out of 120 members of Parliament voted for a law that removes any legal recognition or protection of the unborn child, and introduces one of the most radical abortion laws in the world. Below is the voting record. We are very very grateful for the 51 MPs who voted for the... Read more