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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 Gorsuch,...


Feb 18, 2017, 15:19 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 McCorvey, ...


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 releases a...


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 life-saving...


Jun 20, 2016, 02:09 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, Americans...


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 until...


Feb 13, 2016, 06:28 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 country....


Aug 27, 2015, 03:59 ET AUL Attorneys Detail Possible Violations of Federal Laws for Congressional Committees and Leadership Investigating Planned Parenthood, Calls for Congressional Hearings

Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest today sent a letter and detailed legal response to multiple committees and top legal...


May 13, 2015, 06:08 ET AUL Commends U.S. House for Standing Up for Women and Their Unborn Children with Passage of an Abortion Limit at 5 Months of Pregnancy

Americans United for Life President & CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest called the House of Representatives passage of H.R. 36, the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child...


Apr 21, 2015, 02:29 ET AUL Says Wrangling Over Human Trafficking Bill Illustrates Why the Hyde Amendment Must be Made Permanent

As news of a compromise in the U.S. Senate broke, which will allow a vital bill designed to assist victims of human trafficking to proceed, Americans ...


Apr 23, 2014, 06:00 ET In Rome, Americans United for Life to Celebrate International Pro-Life Efforts and the Legacy of Pope John Paul II

Taking part in several international pro-life events, Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest will be in Rome for meetings...


Apr 23, 2014, 01:42 ET A Roma, Americans United for Life celebra le iniziative pro-life internazionali e il retaggio di papa Giovanni Paolo II

La dottoressa Charmaine Yoest, presidente e CEO dell'associazione Americans United for Life (AUL), in viaggio per presenziare a numerosi eventi...


Mar 27, 2014, 06:28 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 arguments...


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

mericans United for Life released its 2014 Life List ranking the 50 states based on how well they protect life in law, announcing that Louisiana tops ...


Nov 26, 2013, 02:01 ET U.S. Supreme Court Takes Up Healthcare Law Again, Considering Violations of First Amendment Conscience Rights

"The U.S. Supreme Court again has the chance to defend the constitutional rights of all Americans, in considering the punishing mandates in a...


Nov 19, 2013, 06:59 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 which ...


Oct 31, 2013, 10:05 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 by District...


Sep 24, 2013, 01:34 ET Roe v. Wade's Future Collapse Seen in Pro-Life Legislative Successes Today, says AUL attorney

Americans United for Life Senior Counsel, Clarke Forsythe, one of the nation's leading legal experts on abortion in American jurisprudence, details...


Sep 17, 2013, 07:00 ET Americans United for Life Says the Anti-Life Policies Intertwined Throughout Obamacare Require its Repeal

"The anti-life policies of Obamacare intertwined throughout healthcare at the personal, business, state and federal levels make it nearly impossible...


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

Americans United for Life President and CEO, Dr. Charmaine Yoest, praised Texas Governor Rick Perry and members of the state House and Senate "for...


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

Americans United for Life President and CEO, Dr. Charmaine Yoest, praised Texas Governor Rick Perry and members of the state House and Senate "for...


Jun 21, 2013, 08:05 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 health of...