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Abortion Providers Urge Georgia Supreme Court to Block Six-Week Abortion Ban During Oral Arguments 

03.28.23 (PRESS RELEASE) — The Georgia Supreme Court heard oral arguments today in SisterSong v. State of Georgia, a case challenging H.B. 481 — a ban on abortion after approximately six weeks of pregnancy. During [...]

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Costa Rica debe garantizar la norma técnica para la interrupción terapéutica del embarazo

28 de marzo de 2023, (Declaración) -  En los días recientes ha circulado información sobre la posible emisión de un decreto ejecutivo que derogaría la norma técnica para la interrupción terapéutica del embarazo en Costa [...]

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Rebuilding our Rights: Bill to Secure a Nationwide Right to Abortion to be Introduced in U.S. Congress

The Center-backed Women’s Health Protection Act (WHPA) would create a new statutory right to abortion in the U.S.

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El Salvador abortion case fuels hopes for expanded access across Latin America

Senior Regional Director Catalina Martínez Coral was interviewed for this article in The Guardian.

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The Plaintiffs and Their Stories: Zurawski v. State of Texas

Four Texas women who were denied abortion care after facing severe and dangerous pregnancy complications tell their stories.

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Honduras avanza en garantía de derechos al legalizar la anticoncepción oral de emergencia

Marzo 23 de 2023, (Declaración) - Honduras dio un importante paso en la garantía de los derechos reproductivos de las mujeres con la firma del Acuerdo Ejecutivo 75-2023, con el que se autoriza la libre [...]

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U.S. Repro Watch, March 22

This week's top 4 news items on U.S. reproductive rights.

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Oklahoma Supreme Court Rules the Right to Abortion is Protected in Life-Threatening Situations

Oklahoma Supreme Court strikes down one criminal abortion ban and upholds another, leaving abortion unavailable for most in the state.

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Oklahoma Supreme Court Keeps Pre-Roe Ban in Effect

03.21.23 – (PRESS RELEASE) Today, the Oklahoma Supreme Court recognized that the state constitution protects the right to abortion in life-threatening situations but nonetheless upheld the state’s “pre-Roe” ban. Today’s decision means most Oklahomans will [...]

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OCRJ v. Drummond

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U.S. State Department Releases 2022 Human Rights Reports

03.21.23 (PRESS STATEMENT)  – Yesterday, the U.S. Department of State released the 2022 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (Human Rights Reports), which includes reporting on the status of sexual and reproductive health and rights [...]

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News Coverage: Zurawski v. State of Texas

Center Sues Texas on Behalf of Women Denied Abortions After Facing Dangerous Pregnancy Complications, 03.07.23 Press release: Women Denied Abortions Sue State of Texas, 03.07.23 At Austin Press Conference, Texas Women Denied Abortions Tell Their [...]

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Abortion Remains Legal in North Dakota as Court Blocks Total Ban

Center’s case to continue in lower court as it argues ban is unconstitutional under North Dakota’s constitution.

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