Press Releases and Statements

  • NIFLA, Pro-Life Organizations Issue Supreme Court Brief for Medical and Pregnancy Center Groups Supporting Ultrasound for Women
    Friday March 8, 2019 An amicus brief was filed with the Supreme Court this week by Americans United for Life in partnership with thousands of pro-life pregnancy centers affiliated with National Institute of Family and Life Advocates—or NIFLA—as well as Care Net and Heartbeat International. In addition, the brief included thousands of physicians and other healthcare professionals represented by the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American College of Pediatricians, and the Christian […]
  • Democrats Block Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act
    Tuesday, February 26, 2019 Senate Democrats on Monday blocked a Republican bill  called the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act – also known as S.311 – which would have protected babies born alive after a failed abortion attempt. The Republican majority voted in favor of the bill, but the failure of the Democrat minority to support it caused the vote to fall short. The following statement may be attributed to National Institute of Family and Life Advocates […]
  • Newly Passed Law Allows Abortion Up Until Birth: A Horrific Human Rights Violation
    New York Senate has removed restrictions on late-term abortions allowing termination of fully-formed children by lethal injection. Thursday, January 24, 2019 This week New York’s so-called “Reproductive Health Act” passed with a 38-28 vote and was signed into law by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. New York legislators cheered after the state Senate removed restrictions on late-term abortions, allowing babies to be aborted up until the day of birth. In view of this development NIFLA […]
  • Office for Civil Rights Findings Support NIFLA v. Becerra SCOTUS Ruling
    OCR Finds the State of California Violated Federal Law in Discriminating Against Pregnancy Centers Wednesday, January 23, 2019 Last week the Office for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced it found the state of California violated the federal conscience protection laws known as the Weldon and Coats-Snowe Amendments. These amendments prohibit states from receiving federal funds if they discriminate against any health organization on the basis that it does […]
  • Permanent End to California Law that Forced Pro-Life Centers to Advertise for Abortion
    Monday, October 29, 2018 The following quotes may be attributed to the leadership team of the National Institute of Family and Life Advocates regarding a federal district court’s Friday order that permanently ends enforcement of AB 775 —  a California law which attempted to force pro-life pregnancy centers to advertise for abortion and was struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court in NIFLA v. Becerra: “NIFLA v. Becerra is not just about whether or not […]