Dr. Charmaine Yoest, President & CEO of Americans United for Life, made the following comments about the upcoming film October Baby: “What a remarkable movie. This is a significant story, beautifully told. October Baby manages to take a story that begins with loss and grief and weave together an uplifting and inspiring look at redemption […]
Washington, D.C. (03-01-12) – Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest announced the launch of a nationwide, educational campaign in support of the First Amendment Right of Conscience and to expose the unprecedented attack by the Obama Administration on this fundamental right. A centerpiece to the campaign is a video that explains […]
“In looking at the tremendous gains for life in 2011, we can predict the trends on the horizon in 2012,” said AUL’s Dr. Charmaine Yoest. “As we continue our efforts in this pivotal year, AUL will build on last year’s gains and lay the legal foundation for the day after Roe is overturned.” WASHINGTON, D.C. (03-01-12) […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. (02-28-12) — Americans United for Life President and CEO Dr. Charmaine Yoest praised the passage of HB 462, an ultrasound right to know act, in the Virginia Senate, calling it a “common sense measure essential for safeguarding women’s health.” “We know that ultrasounds save lives,” said Dr. Yoest. “This kind of protection for […]
Dr. Charmaine Yoest, President & CEO of Americans United for Life, debated Virginia ultrasound legislation with Nancy Keenan of NARAL on PBS NewsHour with Judy Woodruff on Thursday, February 23.
Following a 12 day trial, a district court in the state of Washington has issued a resounding decision supporting the conscience rights of pharmacists and pharmacies. The case, Stormans v. Selecky, began after the Washington Board of Pharmacy (“Board”) issued new regulations requiring pharmacies to dispense life-ending “emergency contraception” (both Plan B and ella) regardless […]