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Valerie Richardson

Valerie Richardson

Valerie Richardson covers politics and the West from Denver. She can be reached at

Articles by Valerie Richardson

Pennsylvania pro-life activist Mark Houck, shown with his wife Ryan-Marie Houck and their seven children, was arrested in an FBI raid on his home Sept. 23, 2022, for alleged violations of the Freedom of Access to Clinic Entrances Act. (Photo courtesy of Thomas More Society) **FILE**

Pro-lifer seeks to dismiss federal charges, accuses DOJ of viewpoint bias

Pro-life advocate Mark Houck has moved to dismiss the federal charges filed against him after he was arrested at his home in a dawn raid by armed FBI agents in front of wife and children, accusing the Justice Department of targeting him based on his abortion opposition. Published December 7, 2022