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By Brenna Lewis, Students for Life, Sept. 23, 2019
There is a LOT going on with David Daleiden’s trial following the undercover Planned Parenthood videos. It’s hard to follow – even for those working in the pro-life movement! The abortion lobby is actively trying to muddy the water (obviously), and this case has been going on since 2015.
We’d like to clear things up and give you a no-nonsense summary of exactly what’s going on with David, CMP, & Planned Parenthood’s biggest scandal.
How Did This Start?
The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) is the organization that undercover pro-life journalist David Daleiden founded. On their website, they describe themselves as: “a group of citizen journalists dedicated to monitoring and reporting on medical ethics and advances. We are concerned about contemporary bioethical issues that impact human dignity, and we oppose any interventions, procedures, and experiments that exploit the unequal legal status of any class of human beings.[…]”
As part of their human rights efforts, CMP spent 2.5 years documenting the illegal sale of baby body parts by Planned Parenthood officials. The release of their first round of undercover videos in 2015 was one of the biggest exposed scandals in Planned Parenthood’s 100-year history. You can read more about their endeavors, called “The Human Capital Project,” here.
What Do the Undercover Videos Reveal?
First and foremost, CMP’s undercover videos reveal that Planned Parenthood engages in the illegal sale of baby body parts to a buyer called StemExpress, who pays them to use the bodies for research. This alone was cause for a tremendous public uproar – even before evidence surfaced that their abortionists were also altering their methods specifically to harvest organs. ….