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Schedule for AUL Legal Institute Announced. Save the Dates June 23-26, 2008

AUL Legal Institute — June 23-26, 2008

Preliminary Schedule (subject to change)
Registration Coming Soon

Monday, June 23

9:00 — 9:15 am Welcome
Daniel McConchie, M.A., Vice President & Executive Director, Americans United for Life
9:15 — 10:30 am Abortion: The Ultimate Abuser of Women
TBD
10:45 — 12:00 pm RU486 and the Coming Chemical Abortion Revolution
TBD
12:15 — 1:15 pm Lunch with morning speaker (TBD)
1:30 — 3:00 pm Roe v. Wade: Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going?
Clarke Forsythe, J.D., M.A., President, Americans United for Life
3:15 — 4:30 pm Emerging Issues in the Cause for Life
Denise M. Burke, J.D., Vice President & Legal Director, Americans United for Life

Tuesday, June 24

9:00 — 10:15 am Making Roe Meaningless: AUL’s Step-by-Step Approach to Abortion Minimization
Mailee Smith, J.D., Staff Counsel, Americans United for Life
10:30 — 11:45 am Prudence vs. All-or-Nothing: Lessons from Lincoln and Wilberforce on the Morality of Imperfect Legislation
Mr. Forsythe
12:00 — 1:15 pm Lunch with Mr. Forsythe, Ms. Burke, and Mr. Manion
1:30 — 3:00 pm Impact of Gonzales v. Carhart: 2008 State Legislative Sessions in Review
Maggie Datiles, J.D., Staff Counsel, Americans United for Life
3:15 — 4:30 pm Protecting the Right of Conscience: Healthcare Providers and Discrimination
Frank Manion, Senior Counsel, American Center for Law and Justice

Wednesday, June 25

9:00 — 10:15 am Ethics, Law, and Life: An Overview of Bioethics
Mr. McConchie
10:30 — 12:00 pm The Quest for Cures: Human Cloning and Stem Cell Research
David Prentice, Ph.D., Senior Fellow for Life Sciences, Family Research Council
12:00 — 1:15 pm Lunch with Dr. Prentice
1:15 — 3:00 pm The Reproductive Revolution: IVF, Donor Egg & Sperm, and Other Innovative Ways to Conceive
Dr. Prentice
3:15 — 4:30 pm Future Tech: Ethical Issues in the Pipeline
Matthew Eppinette, M.B.A., M.A., Communications Director, Americans United for Life

Thursday, June 26

9:00am — 12:00 pm Mercy Killing & the Courts: Today‚Äôs Challenges at the End of Life
Professor Robert A. Destro, Columbus School of Law — Catholic University of America
12:15 — 1:15 pm Lunch with Professor Destro
1:30 — 2:15 pm The Battle for Hearts and Minds: Messaging and the Media
Mr. McConchie
2:30 — 4:30 pm How to Use the Media as a Tool in Two Minutes or Less
Teri Goudie, President, Goudie Media Services (includes hands on media training)