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U.S. Supreme Court Fails to Block Texas’s Unconstitutional Abortion Ban and Vigilante Scheme card link

U.S. Supreme Court Fails to Block Texas’s Unconstitutional Abortion Ban and Vigilante Scheme

Court's ruling leaves federal courts powerless to protect constitutional rights.

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Abortion in Texas

According to the Center's "What if Roe Fell?" interactive tool, Texas is categorized as a "hostile" state for abortion. See more about Texas's abortion laws here. Even before Texas’s S.B. 8 abortion ban took effect, abortion access in the [...]

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Rally for Abortion Rights at the Supreme Court December 1

Join us for a rally at the Supreme Court Wednesday, December 1 as we present oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization.

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Oral Arguments

Mark your calendar now to listen to an audio livestream of Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health on December 1.

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Amicus Briefs: Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson

A broad range of experts and leaders in constitutional law, health care, government, and civil rights have filed amicus briefs in two cases challenging Texas’s unconstitutional law, Senate Bill 8 (S.B. 8), which bans abortion [...]

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Whole Woman’s Health et al. v. Jackson et al.

Explore case details, dates, court filings and more.

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At Supreme Court, Texas Scheme to Evade Review of Abortion Ban Raises Questions from Justices

The Center presents oral arguments in Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson, its case against the Texas abortion ban.

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Webinar Replay: “After Texas: The Fight for Abortion Access”

Listen to the replay of this insightful discussion on the ramifications of Texas's extreme abortion ban to abortion rights in other states.

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.

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Case News

Catch up on the latest news and analysis about the case.

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Texas Abortion Ban Case at the U.S. Supreme Court

This case challenges Texas's extreme abortion ban, which has ended almost all abortion access in the state. The Supreme Court failed to block the law in a December 2021 ruling.

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Oklahoma Supreme Court Blocks Three Extreme Abortion Laws in Center Lawsuit

All five Oklahoma laws challenged in the lawsuit are now blocked while the case continues.

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Videos: The Case Explained

Center attorneys explain the upcoming Supreme Court case, Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health.

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Braid v. Stilley

(Updated 10.13.21) The Center for Reproductive Rights and its partners filed a lawsuit on October 5, 2021 defending a physician who violated the Texas law banning abortion care at approximately six weeks of pregnancy, before many know [...]

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.