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Jul 07, 2017, 11:12 ET In the UK, AUL President & CEO calls on British Officials and Hospital Leadership to Allow Parents to Make Treatment Choices for Charlie Gard

Americans United for Life President and CEO Catherine Glenn Foster called on British officials and hospital leadership at Great Ormond Street...


May 09, 2017, 10:12 ET Americans United for Life Launches Dynamic New Chapter with Catherine Glenn Foster as CEO

Americans United for Life Board Chairman Jay Cunningham and AUL Acting President Clarke Forsythe announced on Monday that attorney Catherine Glenn...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:27 ET Dangerous Conditions in Whole Woman's Health Abortion Clinics Reason Enough for Health and Safety Standards, Notes AUL

The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee has released a witness list in advance of Thursday's Supreme Court confirmation hearings for Judge Neil...


Feb 18, 2017, 16:19 ET Americans United for Life Mourns the Passing of Norma McCorvey "who became a Pro-Life Champion Addressing the Tragic Errors in Roe V. Wade, her namesake abortion case"

Americans United for Life Acting President and Senior Counsel Clarke Forsythe expressed his condolences on Saturday on the passing of Norma...


Dec 13, 2016, 05:00 ET AUL Releases UNSAFE, Ground-breaking Report Examining Dangerous Conditions in Abortion Clinics, Calls for Further Investigation

Following an examination of confirmed reports of dangerous abortion clinic conditions over the last 8 years, Americans United for Life...


Jun 27, 2016, 10:56 ET Supreme Court Rejects Texas Health and Safety Standards for Abortion Clinics; AUL says Fight to Protect Women from Predatory Abortion Industry Continues

 "Women lost today as the Supreme Court sides with the abortion industry, putting profits over women's health and safety by opposing...


Jun 20, 2016, 14:09 ET Americans United for Life Details What a President must do to Protect Human Life in Advance of Trump Meeting with Conservatives

 In advance of the much publicized meeting between conservatives and presumptive GOP Presidential nominee Donald Trump set for Tuesday,...


Mar 16, 2016, 11:17 ET AUL Calls on the Senate To Hold the Line Against Obama's Supreme Court Pick

 Americans United for Life Senior Counsel and Acting President Clarke Forsythe called on the U.S. Senate to stand firm in its resolve to wait...


Feb 13, 2016, 18:28 ET AUL's Yoest Calls Justice Scalia's Death "a Tragic Loss" and urges the Senate to confirm a worthy successor after the election

 Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest called news of the passing of Justice Antonin Scalia "a tragic loss for our...


Mar 03, 2015, 07:00 ET Americans United for Life Action calls for "Humane Treatment" of Newborns who Survive Abortions

"Babies born under difficult and even dangerous circumstances deserve the respect and care due all people. That's why Americans United for Life...


Nov 05, 2014, 00:16 ET Congress Turns Pro-Life! Senate Joins House: Offers Historic Opportunity To Protect Women And Children From Abortion Industry Abuses

 Following a sweep of the Senate with pro-life wins in North Carolina, Iowa, Kansas, Colorado and other states, we are now positioned to BREAK...


Jun 30, 2014, 11:23 ET AUL Calls Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Decision Upholding First Amendment Conscience Rights "A Victory for Common-sense"

"Today's decision is a victory for common-sense as pro-life Americans do not lose their First Amendment freedoms when they open a family business...


Mar 27, 2014, 18:28 ET Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Upholds Cutting-Edge Protections for Women from Dangerous Chemical Abortion Drugs as well as Life-Saving Clinic Regulations

Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest applauded a decision by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in which a Texas...


Mar 25, 2014, 12:45 ET AUL Says Obamacare puts "The Con" in Contraception by forcing Anti-Life policies and "Punishing, Crippling Job-Killing Fines" as Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments in Hobby Lobby Case

Americans United for Life, having filed 19 amicus curiae briefs related to life and conscience issues raised in Obamacare, noted that oral...


Jan 14, 2014, 06:00 ET Americans United for Life Releases 2014 "Life List," Ranking the 50 States Based on How Well Women are Protected from Abortion Industry Abuses

"Real pro-life momentum is reshaping the country as legislators craft protections for both mother and child, the victims of an avaricious abortion...


Nov 26, 2013, 14:01 ET U.S. Supreme Court Takes Up Healthcare Law Again, Considering Violations of First Amendment Conscience Rights

"Punishing Americans for their moral objection to life-ending drugs and devices is abhorrently un-American," said AUL's Dr. Charmaine Yoest....


Nov 19, 2013, 18:59 ET AUL Notes Commonsense Laws Stay in Place Following Justice Scalia's Ruling

Americans United for Life's President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest applauded a decision today from U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, in...


Oct 31, 2013, 22:05 ET AUL Applauds Fifth Circuit Court Ruling Allowing "Common-sense protections for women to apply in abortion clinics"

Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest applauded a ruling of the Fifth Circuit Court that stayed a decision...


Sep 24, 2013, 13:34 ET Roe v. Wade's Future Collapse Seen in Pro-Life Legislative Successes Today, says AUL attorney

AUL Attorney Clarke Forsythe's new book Abuse of Discretion published today opens the papers of Roe's Supreme Court Justices to...


Jul 13, 2013, 09:48 ET Americans United for Life Applauds Life-Saving Law, Championed by the Texas House, Senate and Governor Rick Perry

"It is a national disgrace that 'house of horrors' clinics like Philadelphia abortionist Kermit Gosnell have been allowed to maim and kill women,"...


Jul 02, 2013, 11:48 ET Americans United for Life Outlines the Life and Death Issues for Women at Stake in Texas Debate over Law Regulating Late-Term Abortions and Substandard Clinics

"Since the trial of 'house of horrors' Philadelphia abortionist Kermit Gosnell, the nation has focused on what all too often takes place behind...


Jun 21, 2013, 20:05 ET AUL Salutes New York Senators for Defending Women from the "Abortionist Empowerment Act"

 Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest commended the members of the New York Senate for protecting the lives and...


Jun 04, 2013, 06:00 ET New York Prepares 'Back-Alley Abortionist Empowerment Act' as Governor Cuomo Launches Bill that Would Victimize Women and Girls

Despite the fact that New York has the highest percentage of pregnancies ending in abortion of any state in the nation, New York Governor Andrew...


May 22, 2013, 09:21 ET AUL Condemns 9th Circuit Ruling Regarding Arizona Late-Term Abortion Law Designed to Protect Women's Health from Abortion's Dangerous Realities

 Ignoring the growing body of evidence detailing abortion's harms to women, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals struck down Arizona's...


May 13, 2013, 16:23 ET AUL Says Gosnell Trial A Cautionary Tale for New Yorkers Who Would be More Vulnerable to Renegade Abortionists Under Governor Cuomo's Initiative

 The grisly evidence in Kermit Gosnell's "House of Horrors" criminal trial in Philadelphia should be a wake-up call to New Yorkers who could...