Press Releases

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An Open Letter to Starbucks

Mr. Kevin Johnson Chief Executive Officer Starbucks Coffee Company 2401 Utah Avenue South Seattle, WA 98134-1436 May 29, 2018 An Open Letter to Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson from Pro-Life Coalition Leaders Dear Mr. Johnson: Planned Parenthood Founder Margaret Sanger once said, “We do not want word to go out that [...]

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HLI Laments Irish Vote Repealing the 8th Amendment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 26, 2018 Irish Contact: Lisa O’Hare, HLI Ireland Media Liaison -  lisa@humanlife.ie USA Contact: Deborah M. Piroch, Director of Public Relations - dpiroch@hli.org (Front Royal, VA and Knock, Ireland) – Human Life International joins with pro-lifers in Ireland and all over the world in mourning the “yes” vote in yesterday’s referendum, which has overturned the Eighth Amendment, [...]

By |2019-11-12T16:36:17-05:00May 26th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |
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The Passing of Larry Jacobs, Longtime Friend and Partner of HLI

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 2, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch, Director of Public Relations dpiroch@hli.org   (Front Royal, VA) - Human Life International (HLI), a longtime friend and partner of the World Congress of Families (WCF), is deeply saddened to hear of the death of Managing Director, Larry Jacobs. [...]

By |2019-11-12T16:36:35-05:00May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: |

Alfie Evans Has Entered the Father’s House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 26, 2018 Contact: Deborah M. Piroch Director of PR – dpiroch@hli.org Front Royal, VA - Human Life International’s global pro-life family was saddened to learn of Alfie Evans' death earlier today. We extend to Kate, Tom and their family our condolences and assurance of continued prayer. [...]

By |2019-11-12T16:36:45-05:00April 28th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , |
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Official Statement on Alfie Evans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - April 26, 2018  Contact: Deborah M. Piroch Director of PR - dpiroch@hli.org   Front Royal, VA - Father Shenan J. Boquet, President of Human Life International, today expressed grave disappointment and concern over the tragic situation affecting the precious life of Alfie Evans by Alder Hey Hospital [...]

By |2019-11-12T16:37:04-05:00April 26th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |
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Southern State Passes Earliest Abortion Limit in U.S.

Mississippi Marks International Women’s Day Front Royal, VA, March 15, 2018 – HLI lauds Mississippi for Passing Gestational Age Act Mississippi’s Gestational Age Act, or Bill 1510, has now been signed by Governor Phil Bryant. The law takes effect immediately. Banning abortion after 15 weeks, it is the earliest state [...]

By |2019-11-12T16:37:22-05:00March 15th, 2018|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , |
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HLI Responds to Attack on Pro-Family Groups

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – March 17, 2017 – Following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, in response to attacks on pro-family organizations C-Fam and the Heritage Foundation for their inclusion in the U.S. delegation to the United Nations Commission on the Status of [...]

By |2020-01-22T11:10:13-05:00March 17th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |
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On the Passing of Norma McCorvey

Following is a statement from HLI president Father Shenan J. Boquet on the passing of Norma McCorvey, a pro-life advocate who is best known as the plaintiff in the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court case that legalized abortion throughout the United States. She died in an assisted living home [...]

By |2019-11-12T16:37:45-05:00February 18th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , |
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HLI Helps Launch Game-Changing International Abortion Report

FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – January 24, 2017 – Human Life International’s Dr. Brian Clowes has joined several other experts on a distinguished panel to officially release the “Abortion Worldwide Report: 100 Countries, 1 Century, 1 Billion Babies.” The event, hosted by Family Research Council and Global Life Campaign, was held [...]

By |2020-01-21T22:51:17-05:00January 25th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: |
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HLI Statement on the Passing of Father Michael Scanlan

Father Michael Scanlan. Photo courtesy of Franciscan University of Steubenville. FRONT ROYAL, Virginia | January 7, 2016 | Following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, on the passing of Father Michael Scanlan, president emeritus of Franciscan University of Steubenville. Fr. Scanlan [...]

By |2019-11-12T16:38:05-05:00January 7th, 2017|Categories: Press Releases|