DOJ Prosecutor Of Pregnancy Care Center Attacks Is Abortion Activist

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 01:  Former vice president  Joe Biden speaks to the Chicago Council on Global Affairs on November 1, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.  Biden addressed the consequences of U.S. disengagement from world leadership at the event.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • A top Department of Justice (DOJ) official who has criticized pregnancy resource centers, which she called “fake clinics,” is responsible for overseeing the prosecution of two individuals indicted for attacking pregnancy resource centers, according to the DOJ.
  • The DOJ indicted Caleb Freestone and Amber Smith-Stewart this week for various FACE Act violations after they allegedly spray-painted threats on pregnancy resource centers such as “If abortions aren’t safe than niether [sic] are you” and “WE’RE COMING for U,” according to the DOJ.
  • Kristen Clarke, the Assistant Attorney General heading the DOJ’s Civil Rights Division, which will be prosecuting this case, condemned the Supreme Court’s 2018 decision to strike down a California law requiring pregnancy resource centers to offer information about state-funded abortions, as previously reported by The Washington Free Beacon.

Top News Stories