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2010
  06-22-2010 Leading Women’s and Reproductive Rights Organizations Urge Canadian PM and G8 Leaders to Address Family Planning and Abortion Care at Summit
  05-28-2010 NAF Remembers Dr. George Tiller
  05-27-2010 Senate Armed Services Committee Votes to Repeal Ban on Abortions at Military Hospitals
  04-09-2010 Justice John Paul Stevens Retires from the Supreme Court
  04-01-2010 Convicted Murderer Scott Roeder Sentenced
  03-22-2010 National Abortion Federation Calls for Redefinition of What Being Pro-Choice Means
  02-11-2010 Maternal Health Pledge Must Include Access to Safe Abortion Care
  01-29-2010 Roeder Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder
  01-27-2010 National Abortion Federation and ACLU Ask Court to Preclude Voluntary Manslaughter Charge in Trial of Dr. Tiller's Murderer
  01-22-2010 National Abortion Federation Celebrates 37 Years of Safe, Legal Abortion Care since Roe v. Wade
  01-19-2010 Jury Selection Continues in Roeder Trial
2009
  12-22-2009 Kansas Judge Rejects Change of Venue and "Necessity Defense" in Scott Roeder Trial
  12-19-2009 Senate Manager's Amendment Imposes Unacceptable Restrictions on Abortion Coverage
  11-19-2009 NAF Calls on Senate to Protect Women's Access to Abortion Care
  11-09-2009 House Assaults Women's Access to Reproductive Health Care
  10-06-2009 NAF Congratulates Tom Perez on Confirmation
  08-26-2009 National Abortion Federation Mourns the Loss of Senator Kennedy
  07-23-2009 Ryan-DeLauro Bill Addresses Important Women's Health Care Issues
  07-16-2009 U.S. House of Representatives Lifts DC Abortion Ban
  06-24-2009 National Abortion Federation Releases Report on Symposium Commemorating R v. Morgentaler
  06-09-2009 Dr. Tiller's Family Closes Clinic
  06-01-2009 Remembering NAF Member Dr. George Tiller
  05-31-2009 NAF Member Dr. George Tiller Murdered
  05-07-2009 The President's Budget Misses an Opportunity to Improve Women's Access to Reproductive Health Care
  02-27-2009 Obama Administration Takes First Step Toward Rescinding HHS Rule
  01-28-2009 Celebrating 21 Years of Legalized Abortion in Canada
  01-23-2009 President Obama Reverses Global Gag Rule
  01-22-2009 Celebrating 36 Years of Safe, Legal Abortion Care and a Pro-Choice Administration
2008
  12-18-2008 Bush Administration's Regulation Undermines Women's Access to Reproductive Health Care
  11-05-2008 California Voters Reject Proposition 4
  11-04-2008 Colorado Voters Reject Amendment Defining a Fertilized Egg as a Person
  11-04-2008 South Dakota Voters Reject the Nation's Most Restrictive Abortion Ban
  10-23-2008 The National Abortion Federation Honors the Memory of Dr. Barnett Slepian
  08-28-2008 Mexico Supreme Court Upholds Legalized Abortion
  08-22-2008 HHS Regulations Threaten Women's Health
  08-01-2008 New Brunswick Court Grants Morgentaler Right to Challenge Abortion Policy
  07-01-2008 NAF Member Dr. Henry Morgentaler Awarded Order of Canada
  06-27-2008 Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling Places Political Ideology over Science
  05-27-2008 National Abortion Federation Affirms Rejection of Anti-Abortion Ads
  04-21-2008 National Abortion Federation Commends the Governor of Kansas for Her Veto of Legislation Restricting Abortion
  04-17-2008 National Abortion Federation Supports the Recommendation to Allow Plan B to be Sold Over-the-Counter in Canada
  04-01-2008 Women Should Not Be Fooled: The National Abortion Federation Commends the Introduction of the "Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women's Services Act" in the Senate
  03-18-2008 Cathleen M. Mahoney Joins the National Abortion Federation as Vice President and General Counsel
  02-26-2008 National Abortion Federation Opposes C-484
  02-01-2008 National Abortion Federation Commends the New Mexico Legislature for Recognizing the Work of Law Enforcement
  01-28-2008 National Abortion Federation Denounces Misleading Anti-Abortion Ad Campaign in Canada
  01-25-2008 National Abortion Federation Celebrates R v. Morgentaler and 20 Years of Safe, Legal Abortion Care in Canada
  01-18-2008 National Abortion Federation Celebrates 35 Years of Safe, Legal Abortion Care since Roe v. Wade
2007
  12-7-2007 Statement of Vicki Saporta, President and CEO of the National Abortion Federation on the Arson of the Office of Curtis Boyd, MD, in Albuquerque, NM
  10-17-2007 National Abortion Federation Denounces the Appointment of Dr. Orr to Oversee Federal Family Planning Funds
  09-20-2007 National Abortion Federation Expresses Disappointment in Judge's Decision to Delay Opening of Clinic in Aurora
  08-28-2007 Shannon Rio, FNP, Honored by the National Abortion Federation
  08-10-2007 National Abortion Federation Condemns Anti-Abortion Campaign
  06-25-2007 Dr. Ted Busheikin Honoured by the National Abortion Federation
  06-20-2007 National Abortion Federation Condemns the President's Veto on Stem Cell Research
  06-19-2007 Anti-Abortion Extremist James Kopp Sentenced to a Life Term for the Murder of Dr. Barnett Slepian in Violation of the FACE Act
  05-24-2007 Dr. Henry Morgentaler Honoured by the National Abortion Federation
  05-09-2007 National Abortion Federation Calls on Canadian Medical Association to Change their Abortion Referral Policy
  05-01-2007 National Abortion Federation Distributes Statement Clarifying Recent Supreme Court Decision on Abortion
  04-27-2007 National Abortion Federation Commends Law Enforcement for the Swift and Successful Investigation of the Attempted Abortion Clinic Bombing in Austin
  04-27-2007 The National Abortion Federation Commends Mexico City's Plan to Legalize Abortion
  04-19-2007 National Abortion Federation Calls on Members of Congress to Sponsor and Support the Freedom of Choice Act (FOCA)
  04-18-2007 ACLU and National Abortion Federation Criticize Decision by U.S Supreme Court Upholding Federal Abortion Ban
  04-12-2007 The National Abortion Federation Commends the Senate for Their Support of Embryonic Stem Cell Research
  04-12-2007 Abortion Rights Groups Call on New Brunswick to Enact Security Measures to Protect Abortion Providers, Clinics, and their Patients
  03-23-2007 The National Abortion Federation Condemns Mississippi Abortion Ban
  02-14-2007 The National Abortion Federation Condemns Latest South Dakota Abortion Ban
  01-25-2007 Anti-Abortion Extremist James Kopp Convicted of Violating FACE Act
  01-22-2007 On the 34th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the National Abortion Federation Releases its 2006 Legislative Report
  01-08-2007 Federal Trial of Confessed Murderer and Anti-Abortion Extremist James Kopp to Begin
2006
  12-06-2006 National Abortion Federation Applauds the Defeat of the "Unborn Child Pain Awareness Act"
  12-04-2006 National Abortion Federation Denounces "Unborn Child Pain Awareness Act" and Urges Congress Not to Interfere with Private Medical Decisions
  11-21-2006 National Abortion Federation Denounces Appointment of Dr. Keroack to Oversee Federal Family Planning Funds
  11-09-2006 National Abortion Federation Launches Web Resources for French-Speaking Audience
  11-09-2006 Election Results Signal Victory for Reproductive Freedom
  11-08-2006 U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Argument in Federal Abortion Ban Challenges
  11-08-2006 National Abortion Federation Applauds Rejection of Proposition 85 in California
  11-08-2006 National Abortion Federation Applauds Rejection of Parental Notification Ballot Initiative in Oregon
  11-07-2006 National Abortion Federation Applauds South Dakota Voters for Rejecting Abortion Ban
  11-03-2006 National Abortion Federation Encourages South Dakota Voters to Reject Abortion Ban
  11-03-2006 National Abortion Federation Encourages Oregon Voters to Reject Measure 43
  11-03-2006 National Abortion Federation Encourages California Voters to Reject Proposition 85
  09-29-2006 National Abortion Federation Commends Senators for Voting Against the Cloture Motion on the Teen Endangerment Act
  09-29-2006 National Abortion Federation Applauds New California Laws Protecting Reproductive Health Care Providers and their Patients from Violence and Harassment
  09-29-2006 National Abortion Federation Urges Senators to Vote "No" on Cloture
  09-28-2006 Improving Women's Access to Reproductive Health Care in New Brunswick
  09-26-2006 The National Abortion Federation Condemns Passage of the Teen Endangerment Act
  09-26-2006 The National Abortion Federation Urges Representatives in the House to Vote Against the Teen Endangerment Act
  09-21-2006 ACLU, NYCLU, and National Abortion Federation Call on U.S. Supreme Court to Hold Women's Health Paramount In Federal Abortion Ban Challenge
  08-24-2006 National Abortion Federation Welcomes the Decision to Allow Plan B to be Sold Without a Prescription
  08-11-2006 ACLU and National Abortion Federation Call on U.S. Supreme Court to Protect Women's Health in Challenge to the Federal Abortion Ban
  07-25-2006 The National Abortion Federation Condemns Passage of the Teen Endangerment Act
  07-20-2006 The National Abortion Federation Urges Senators to Vote Against the Teen Endangerment Act
  07-19-2006 The National Abortion Federation Condemns the President's Veto of the Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act
  07-18-2006 The National Abortion Federation Commends the Senate for Their Support for Embryonic Stem Cell Research
  07-18-2006 National Abortion Federation Commends Congressional Study Exposing the Misinformation at Federally Funded Crisis Pregnancy Centers
  06-30-2006 National Abortion Federation Denounces Failure of New Brunswick's Minister of Health to Clarify Uncertainty around Abortion Access
  06-23-2006 National Abortion Federation Urges New Brunswick's Minister of Health to Announce Plan Regarding Continued Access to Abortion Services
  06-19-2006 ACLU and National Abortion Federation Call on U.S. Supreme Court to Protect Women's Health as Court Agrees to Hear Argument in Challenge to the Federal Abortion Ban
  06-19-2006 The National Abortion Federation Condemns Louisiana Abortion Ban
  06-15-2006 National Abortion Federation Report Unmasks Deceptive Tactics of Crisis Pregnancy Centers
  05-25-2006 National Abortion Federation Responds to New Brunswick's Plan Regarding Continued Access to Abortion Services
  05-24-2006 National Abortion Federation Expresses Deep Concern for Abortion Access and Funding in New Brunswick
  05-17-2006 National Abortion Federation Urges Members of Congress to Put Science Above Politics
  05-16-2006 The National Abortion Federation Launches Canadian Public Policy and Outreach Program
  05-11-2006 Servicewomen Overseas Deserve Better Access to Safe and Legal Health Care
  05-09-2006 Abortion-Care Education Is Deficient in U.S. Health Professional Training
  04-07-2006 NAF Commends Senator Boxer and Representative Nadler for Introducing the Freedom of Choice Act (FOCA)
  03-30-2006 Statement of Vicki Saporta, NAF President and CEO, in support of the Stop Deceptive Advertising in Women's Services Act
  03-21-2006 NAF Commends Washington Governor, Legislature for Ensuring Continued Coverage for Victims
  03-06-2006 The National Abortion Federation Condemns Unconstitutional South Dakota Abortion Ban
  02-28-2006 NAF Disappointed with Supreme Court's Decision in Now v. Scheidler
  02-22-2006 The National Abortion Federation Condemns Unconstitutional South Dakota Abortion Ban
  02-21-2006 ACLU and National Abortion Federation Call On U.S. Supreme Court to Hold Women's Health Paramount as Court Agrees to Review Federal Abortion Ban Ruling
  01-31-2006 ACLU and National Abortion Federation Hail Two Appeals Court Rulings Holding Federal Abortion Ban Unconstitutional
  01-31-2006 Samuel Alito's Confirmation Puts Women's Rights and Reproductive Freedom in Jeopardy
  01-30-2006 The National Abortion Federation Thanks Senators Who Voted Against Cloture on Supreme Court Nominee Samuel Alito
  01-26-2006 The National Abortion Federation Calls on Senators to Filibuster the Nomination of Samuel Alito
  01-24-2006 Senate Committee Vote a Setback for Individual Privacy & Reproductive Freedom: NAF Urges Full Senate to Reject Alito
  01-23-2006 National Abortion Federation Releases Comprehensive Report on Reproductive Choice in the States in 2005
  01-18-2006 Today's Supreme Court Ruling a Victory for Women's Health and Safety
  01-12-2006 NAF Again Calls on U.S. Senate to Reject the Nomination of Samuel Alito
  01-10-2006 Despite Alito's Evasive Testimony, His Opposition to Roe v. Wade Remains Clear
  01-09-2006 National Abortion Federation Calls on Senate Judiciary Committee to Reject Nomination of Samuel Alito
01-05-2006 New NAF Web Pages for Spanish-speaking Audience
2005
  12-01-2005 Alito Memo Further Illustrates Hostility to Women's Reproductive Choice
  11-30-2005 U.S. Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments That Could Jeopardize Women's Health
  10-31-2005 The National Abortion Federation Opposes Nomination of Samuel Alito to be Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
  10-27-2005 Statement of Vicki Saporta, President and CEO of NAF, on Withdrawal of Harriet Miers to be Supreme Court Justice
  10-19-2005 Miers' Record on Abortion Rights Raises Serious Concerns: Supreme Court Nominee Supported Constitutional Amendment to Ban Abortion
  10-06-2005 ACLU and National Abortion Federation Ask Appeals Court to Uphold Ruling Striking Down Federal Abortion Ban
  10-03-2005 The National Abortion Federation Calls on the U.S. Senate to Thoroughly Ascertain Harriet Miers' Judicial Philosophy Regarding the Right to Privacy and Roe v. Wade
  09-29-2005 The National Abortion Federation Thanks Senators Who Stood Up for Women's Lives and Health and Voted against Chief Justice Nominee John Roberts
  09-22-2005 The National Abortion Federation Urges Senators to Reject the Nomination of Judge John Roberts as Chief Justice of the United States
  09-06-2005 NAF Calls on Senate to Reject Nomination of John Roberts to be Chief Justice of the United States
  07-19-2005 NAF Calls on Senate to Respect Americans' Desire for a Supreme Court Nominee Who Will Uphold Roe v. Wade
  07-08-2005 ACLU and National Abortion Federation Hail First Appeals Court Ruling Holding Federal Abortion Ban Unconstitutional
  07-01-2005 Vacancy on the Court: Bush Should Choose Moderation over Extremism
  06-09-2005 Pryor Confirmation Is an Assault on a Woman's Right to Choose
  06-08-2005 NAF Condemns Confirmation of Janice Rogers Brown
  05-25-2005 NAF Denounces Confirmation of Priscilla Owen
  05-25-2005 Servicewomen Overseas Deserve the Same Access to Safe and Legal Medical Procedures as their Civilian Counterparts
  05-24-2005 Statement of Vicki Saporta, NAF President and CEO, on the Senate Nuclear Option Deal
  05-18-2005 NAF Opposes Extreme Anti-Choice Nominees and Urges Senators to Reject the Nuclear Option
  04-27-2005 House to Vote Today on Teen Abortion Restrictions
  04-08-2005 Eric Rudolph to Plead Guilty to Bombing Two Abortion Clinics
  03-08-2005 National Abortion Federation Urges Legislators to Support Schumer Amendment
  01-21-2005 On Eve of Roe v. Wade, National Abortion Federation Issues 2004 State Legislative Report
  01-15-2005 ACLU and National Abortion Federation Vow to Defend Federal Abortion Ban Victory As the Department of Justice Pursues Appeal
2004
  09-08-2004 Federal Abortion Ban Struck Down Today in Nebraska
  08-26-2004 Federal Abortion Ban Struck Down Today in New York
  06-22-2004 Closing Arguments in Federal Abortion Ban Trial Heard Today in New York
  06-01-2004 Reproductive Rights Groups Hail First Ruling to Permanently Block Federal Abortion Ban
  05-24-2004 Medical Groups Call on FDA to Use Scientific Evidence in Evaluating Availability of Early Abortion Option
  05-12-2004 National Abortion Federation Calls for Congressional Investigation into FDA's Rejection of Over-The-Counter Emergency Contraception
  04-01-2004 NAF Decries Administration's Latest Attack on Women's Right to Choose
  03-29-2004 NAF's Fight Against Abortion Ban Goes to Trial Today
  02-26-2004 The National Abortion Federation Urges Congress to Protect Pregnant Women Without Endangering Abortion Rights
  02-20-2004 National Abortion Federation Denounces President Bush's Recess Appointment of Bill Pryor to Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  01-22-2004 National Abortion Federation Endorses Freedom of Choice Act
  01-21-2004 NAF Releases Report on Onslaught of Anti-Choice State Legislation on Eve of Roe v. Wade Anniversary
  01-16-2004 National Abortion Federation Condemns Recess Appointment of Pickering
2003
  11-12-2003 Alleged Plot to Bomb Abortion Clinics Thwarted, NAF Grateful to Law Enforcement Officials
  11-06-2003 Acting to Protect Women's Health and Rights, Court Blocks Federal Abortion Ban
  11-05-2003 National Abortion Federation Hopes To Obtain Injunction Against Dangerous Abortion Ban After Day In Court
  10-31-2003 First-Ever Federal Abortion Ban Challenged In Court Today
  10-21-2003 NAF Lawsuit to Quickly Follow Final Congressional Passage of Ban on Safe Abortion Procedures
  10-02-2003 National Abortion Federation Prepared To File Suit As House Again Acts To Jeopardize The Lives And Health Of Women
  09-17-2003 Congress Pushes Forward With Ban on Safe Abortion Procedures
  08-19-2003 National Abortion Federation Urges Maximum Sentence for Associates of Convicted Murderer James Kopp
  07-29-2003 National Abortion Federation Calls For A Halt To Partisan Court-Packing, Urges Senators To Protect Independence Of The Courts
  07-17-2003 National Abortion Federation Urges Senate Committee to Reject Nomination Of Bill Pryor to Eleventh Circuit Court Of Appeals
  07-15-2003 National Abortion Federation Condemns House Vote Barring Family Planning to Disadvantaged Families Worldwide
  07-09-2003 National Abortion Federation Urges Repeal Of Bush Global Gag Rule On International Family Planning [currently unavailable]
  07-09-2003 NAF Works With Charlotte Law Enforcement Officials to Maintain Law and Order Following Arrival of Anti-Abortion Group [currently unavailable]
  06-27-2003 Supreme Court Rejects Appeal by Anti-Abortion Extremists Threats Against Abortion Providers Are Not Protected Speech
  06-04-2003 House of Representatives' Vote Jeopardizes the Health of American Women
  05-31-2003 Vicki Saporta, Expert on Violence Against Abortion Providers, Hails Capture of Eric Rudolph
  05-07-2003 National Abortion Federation Urges Maximum Sentence For Convicted Murderer James Kopp
  05-01-2003 NAF Supports Filibuster of 5th Circuit Court of Appeals Nominee Priscilla Owen
  03-27-2003 Senate Judiciary Committee Continues to Aid President Bush In Stacking the Courts With Right-Wing Ideologues
  03-17-2003 Trial Of Confessed Murderer And Anti-Choice Extremist James Kopp To Begin Today
  03-13-2003 Senate Contradicts Itself By Outlawing Safe Abortion Procedures While Also Voting To Reaffirm Roe v. Wade
  03-10-2003 Senate Considers Unconstitutional So-Called "Partial-Birth Abortion" Legislation That Would Jeopardize Women's Lives
  02-26-2003 Scheidler v. Now Decision Is Not a Victory for Anti-Choice Extremists
  01-29-2003 President Misleads American Public about a Ban on So-Called "Partial-Birth Abortion"
  01-27-2003 National Abortion Federation Condemns Bush's Court Picks
  01-22-2003 National Abortion Federation Celebrates 30 Years of Safe, Legal Abortion Since Roe v. Wade
  01-16-2003 National Abortion Federation Reports Slight Drop In Abortion Clinic Violence
2002
  10-23-2002 Native American Women Denied Adequate Access to Reproductive Health Care
  10-16-2002 National Abortion Federation Opposes Appointment Of Anti-Choice Zealot to Women's Health Advisory Panel at the FDA
  10-15-2002 Coinciding with the Second Anniversary of the FDA's Approval of Mifepristone (RU-486), National Abortion Federation Launches First Online Interactive Education Program
  10-04-2002 On First Monday National Abortion Federation Announces Support of NOW in Scheidler v. NOW
  10-01-2002 National Abortion Federation Opposes Nomination of Dennis Shedd to Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
  10-01-2002 Despite Numerous Objections from Wide Range of Women's Health Organizations, Administration Enacts Plan to Extend CHIP Coverage to Fetuses
  09-17-2002 National Abortion Federation Opposes the Nomination of Michael McConnell to the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals
  09-09-2002 National Abortion Federation Commends Senate Judiciary Committee for Rejecting the Nomination of Priscilla Owen to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  07-24-2002 House of Representatives In Election Year Political Move Passes So-Called "Partial-Birth Abortion" Ban Legislation (H.R. 4965)
  07-22-2002 National Abortion Federation Opposes Nomination of Priscilla Owen to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  07-09-2002 National Abortion Federation Opposes So-Called "Partial-Birth Abortion" Ban
  06-19-2002 National Abortion Federation Opposes So-Called "Partial-Birth Abortion" Ban that Would Sacrifice Health of American Women
  05-21-2002 National Abortion Federation Urges Congress to Close Bankruptcy Loophole and Protect Abortion Providers from Anti-Choice Criminal Activity
  05-16-2002 Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Rules in Planned Parenthood v. ACLA That "Wanted" Posters and Nuremberg Files Web Site Not Protected Speech
  05-06-2002 National Abortion Federation Joins Other Women's Health Organizations in Opposing HHS Plan to Extend CHIP Coverage to Fetuses
  03-28-2002 Judge Decides In Favor Of Abortion Provider In North Dakota And Rules That Abortion And Breast Cancer Link Is Unproven
  03-14-2002 National Abortion Federation Urges Defeat of Nomination of Charles Pickering to Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
  02-06-2002 Bush Administration Ignores Supreme Court Precedent and Supports Ohio Abortion Ban
  01-24-2002 NAF Joins a Growing Coalition of Organizations Opposed to Nomination of Judge Charles Pickering to 5th Circuit
  01-22-2002 Twenty-Nine Years Later, Roe v. Wade Decision that has Saved women's Lives Protected by Only a One-Vote Margin in the Supreme Court
  01-09-2002 National Abortion Federation Emerges Victorious from Lawsuit Against its Public Education Campaign on Mifepristone (RU-486)
2001
  12-06-2001 National Abortion Federation Applauds Representative Slaughter's Resolution to Condemn Anthrax Threat Letters
  12-05-2001 National Abortion Federation Commends Law Enforcement on Apprehension of Domestic Terrorist Clayton Lee Waagner
  11-29-2001 Attorney General Denounces Those Responsible for Anthrax Threat Letters Against Abortion Providers as Domestic Terrorists
  11-08-2001 More than 200 Abortion Providers, Pro-Choice Organizations Around Country Receive FedEx Letters Claiming to Contain Anthrax
  10-15-2001 Abortion Providers Around Country Receive Letters Claiming to Contain Anthrax
  09-24-2001 One Year After FDA Approval of Mifepristone, Health Care Providers are Offering and Patients are Choosing this Safe Early Abortion Option
  07-12-2001 NAF Joins Leading National Pro-Choice Organizations in Calling on Attorney General to Provide Leadership Against Anti-Choice Violence
  05-23-2001 First National Public Service Campaign on Early Abortion with Mifepristone (RU-486) to be Launched in July
  04-26-2001 Roe v Wade Threatened by Passage of "Unborn Victims of Violence Act" (S. 480/H.R. 503)
  03-30-2001 National Pro-Choice Leaders Call Arrest of James Kopp and Other Activists Who Aided His Escape a Turning Point in Efforts to Stem Violence Against Abortion Providers
  03-29-2001 James Kopp Arrested and in Custody in France
  03-29-2001 Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Vacates District Court Ruling in Planned Parenthood v. ACLA
  03-09-2001 Anti-Choice Extremist Enters into Plea Agreement for Soliciting Murder of Abortion Providers on Internet and Possessing Child Pornography
  02-14-2001 National Abortion Federation Joins the American Medical Association and Other Organizations in Advocating Over-the-Counter Availability of Emergency Contraception
  02-06-2001 National Abortion Federation Opposes Legislation That Would Impose Restrictions on Mifepristone (RU-486) Already Rejected as Medically Unnecessary by the FDA
  02-01-2001 Historic Vote Results in Close Confirmation of John Ashcroft as Next U.S. Attorney General
  01-25-2001 Widow of Slain Abortion Provider Adds Her Voice to Those Opposing Confirmation of John Ashcroft as U.S. Attorney General
  01-22-2001 Bush Marks Roe v. Wade by Reinstating Global Gag Rule Limiting Vital Reproductive Health Care Services
  01-16-2001 National Abortion Federation Joins National Council of Women's Organizations in Opposing Nominations of John Ashcroft as U.S. Attorney General and Tommy Thompson as Secretary of Health and Human Services
  01-09-2001 National Abortion Federation Opposes Confirmation of John Ashcroft as Attorney General
2000
  12-29-2000 National Abortion Federation Responds to Nomination of Gov. Tommy Thompson as Head of HHS and Former Senator Ashcroft as Attorney General
  12-12-2000 New National Survey Shows Increase in Abortion Training for First Time in Decades
  11-17-2000 Mifepristone (RU-486) to be Available to American Women Next Week
  09-28-2000 FDA Approves the Early Option Pill (RU-486) for American Women
  09-18-2000 New Survey Shows Two-thirds of National Abortion Federation Providers Plan to Offer Early Option Pill to their Patients
  09-13-2000 National Abortion Federation Handed Decisive Victory in Lawsuit Against MARTA
  07-25-2000 Pro-Choice Advocates Gather in Philadelphia to Deliver the Message that Safe Abortion Protects Women's Health and Saves Women's Lives
  07-11-2000 National Abortion Federation Member Physician Dr. Gary Romalis Stabbed in Vancouver
  06-28-2000 Supreme Court Affirms Colorado Buffer Zone in Hill v. Colorado
  06-28-2000 Supreme Court Strikes Down Nebraska's So-Called "Partial-Birth Abortion" Ban in Stenberg v. Carhart
  06-12-2000 District Court Hands National Abortion Federation a Decisive Victory in Lawsuit Against Atlanta Transit Authority
  06-08-2000 National Abortion Federation Responds to FDA's Suggested Restrictions Regarding Final Approval of Mifepristone (RU-486) for Early Abortion
  05-11-2000 Pro-Choice Advocates Refute Anti-Choice Ads that Mislead Women About the Emotional Effects of Abortion
  04-24-2000 On Eve of Oral Arguments in Stenberg v. Carhart Case, National Abortion Federation Sends Message that Roe v. Wade Hangs in the Balance
  04-17-2000 Oscar Winner John Irving Awarded Honorary Membership from the National Abortion Federation
  04-06-2000 Pro-Choice Public Service Ads Provide Area Women with Accurate Information About Abortion
  04-05-2000 House Votes on HR3660, the So-Called "Partial Birth Abortion" Ban Act
  03-29-2000 Leading Women's Health Organizations File Amicus Brief in Stenberg v. Carhart
  02-02-2000 Senate Overwhelmingly Passes Schumer Amendment (S.625) to Bankruptcy Code
  01-21-2000 National Abortion Federation Commemorates 27th Anniversary of Safe, Legal Abortion for American Women
  01-19-2000 Violence Against Abortion Providers Declined in 1999
  01-14-2000 Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Nebraska "Partial-Birth Abortion" Ban Case
  01-13-2000 Gov. Gilmore Calls for New Abortion Restrictions While Virginia Still Doesn't Comply With Current Federal Law
  01-10-2000 American Women Increasingly Demand Access to Early Abortion With RU-486 (Mifepristone)
  01-06-2000 Abortion Providers Targets of Two Attempted Bombings and Twenty-Nine Anthrax Threats in Last Three Days
 

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