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Catholic anti-abortion activist arrested at home by SWAT team in front of children, wife says

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Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) accused the Justice Department of overreach after an anti-abortion protester was arrested for allegedly assaulting an elderly Planned Parenthood volunteer twice in one day. The DOJ has accused Mark Houck of twice assaulting a 72-year-old volunteer patient escort at the Planned Parenthood Elizabeth Blackwell Health Center in Philadelphia. Houck's wife, Ryan-Marie Houck, said in an interview with Catholic anti- abortion website LifeSiteNews that police and federal agents surrounded their family home to arrest her husband.
2 months ago·Philadelphia, United States

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