2014 State Session Report
Americans United for Life and AUL Action continue to spearhead state legislative efforts to enact life-affirming laws that build on significant gains over the last three years and that lay the groundwork for future victories in 2015 and beyond. In 2014, AUL’s groundbreaking accomplishments include a new law in Mississippi prohibiting abortions at or after five months of pregnancy based on women’s health concerns and the pain experienced by unborn children and enhanced health and safety requirements to protect women.
As many of our 2014 victories show, AUL remains the leading advocate for laws protecting women and girls from the physical and psychological harms of abortion and from the dangerous and substandard facilities and practices that are all too common in America’s abortion industry. [Continue Reading >>]
WASHINGTON, D.C. (07-29-14) – Pro-life legislative advances continued in the 2013-2014 state legislative sessions as “common sense health and safety standards appeal to the humanity of pro-life legislators and their constituents who care about all the people harmed by abortion,” said Americans United for Life’s President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest. “Successes in this legislative season indicate that the mother-child strategy exemplified by AUL’s Women’s Protection Project continues to be a proven legal blueprint for protecting women and their unborn children from a largely unregulated, unrestricted, and unrepentant abortion industry.” [Continue Reading >>]