Abortionists are criminals, women aren’t
Clarke Forsythe on why the point of abortion law is effective enforcement against abortionists and how prosecuting women is counterproductive to that goal.
What Will Happen When Roe v. Wade Is Overturned?
Clarke Forsythe explains why it may take years for the states to sort out their abortion laws.
If Planned Parenthood Goes, Where Do Women Go?
Anna Paprocki on the other options that women have other than the abortion provider.
Punishing Women for Abortion Contradicts Centuries of Legal Experience
Clarke Forsythe corrects the misperception that United States abortion laws have ever targeted women — and explains why they would not after Roe is overturned.
Young v. UPS: Reducing the “Demand” for Abortion
On December 3, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court heard an important case, Young v. UPS, which will test the breadth of the 1978 federal Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA). The Act is intended to prohibit discrimination against and ensure fair treatment of pregnant women in the workplace, and is critical in helping working women choose life. AUL jointly filed an amicus curiae brief (click here to read the brief) in this case, representing over 23 of our fellow pro-life organizations in support of plaintiff Peggy Young, a pregnant mother, who was a driver for UPS and denied a “lighter duty” accommodation granted to other employees.
Abuse of Discretion: The Inside Story of Roe v. Wade
By Jessica Sage
Clarke Forsythepro-life organizations in support of plaintiff Peggy Young, a pregnant mother, who was a driver for UPS and denied a “lighter duty” accommodation granted to other employees.
The Cost of Choice: Women Evaluate the Impact of Abortion
Edited by Erika Bachiochi
More than thirty years after Roe v. Wade, the conflict over abortion has not abated. While “pro-choice” forces increasingly concede the central “pro-life” claim—that abortion is a morally portentous act—they still insist that the well-being of women depends absolutely on a legal right to abortion.