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Mississippi Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Overturn Roe v. Wade

Nancy Northup, president and CEO of the Center for Reproductive Rights, was quoted in several publications in reaction to the state of Mississippi's opening brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization filed on July [...]

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Press Statement: Mississippi Asks Supreme Court to Overturn Roe

07.22.21—Today, the state of Mississippi filed its opening brief in the Supreme Court case Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. The case—brought by the Center for Reproductive Rights—challenges the state’s unconstitutional ban on abortion after [...]

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Even people who oppose abortion should fear Texas’s new ban

Marc Hearron, senior counsel for the Center for Reproductive Rights, co-authored this "perspective" piece for The Washington Post, titled "Even people who oppose abortion should fear Texas’s new ban." The piece discusses how Texas's new [...]

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Opinion: Texas wants its citizens to enforce a new abortion ban, and we should all be concerned

Marc Hearron, senior counsel for the Center for Reproductive Rights, was interviewed for this LA Times opinion piece titled "Texas wants its citizens to enforce a new abortion ban, and we should all be concerned." [...]

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Texas Law Deputizes Citizens to Enforce 6 Week Abortion Ban

Amy Hagstrom Miller, president and CEO of Whole Woman’s Health and Whole Woman’s Health Alliance, spoke to Chris Cuomo on Cuomo Prime Time about S.B. 8, the Texas law banning abortion at six weeks of [...]

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Doctors, Clergy Sue Over New Texas Law That Offers $10,000 Bounty on Abortions

Rolling Stone covered a lawsuit, filed by the Center for Reproductive Rights and its partners, to block S.B. 8, a Texas law banning abortion care after approximately six weeks of pregnancy, before many people know they [...]

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Lawsuit Targets Texas Abortion Law Deputizing Citizens to Enforce Six-week Ban

In this Washington Post piece about the lawsuit brought by the Center and it partners to block Texas' ban on abortion at six weeks of pregnancy, Center President and CEO Nancy Northup said, “The state [...]

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Lawsuit Takes Aim at Citizen-Enforced Texas Abortion Law

This New York Times article discusses a lawsuit brought by the Center for Reproductive Rights and its partners challenging Texas' ban on abortion at six weeks of pregnancy, before many people know they are pregnant. [...]

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Lawsuit Filed to Stop Texas’ Radical New Abortion Ban

07.13.2021 – (PRESS RELEASE) Today, Texas abortion providers—led by Whole Woman’s Health—along with several abortion funds, practical support networks, doctors, health center  staff, and clergy members filed a lawsuit to block a radical new Texas [...]

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The Center’s Joel Dodge Profiled as ACS Lawyer

Joel Dodge, staff attorney at the Center for Reproductive Rights, was profiled in July's "Lawyers of ACS" by the American Constitution Society. View the ACS profile here.

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High Court of Malawi Clarifies Law on Abortion

BLANTYRE, 06.24.2021 - (Press Release): The Malawi High Court has reaffirmed the statutory protections for legal abortion under narrow circumstances. In its ruling, the court reiterated that despite the existing legal restrictions on access to [...]

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Women’s Health Protection Act: Congress Has a Moral and Legal Obligation to Protect Abortion Access

Ms. Magazine featured the congressional testimony of Professor Michele Goodwin, chancellor’s professor at the University of California, Irvine, in support of the Women's Health Protection Act (WHPA). She testified: Enacting WHPA will be a substantial [...]

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New Report: Women and Girls in Kenya Lack Access to Comprehensive Information on Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights Despite Constitutional Framework

NAIROBI, 06.17.2021 (Press Release): A new report finds that women and girls in Kenya lack access to comprehensive information on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) despite the country’s constitutional framework guaranteeing reproductive health [...]

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