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Letter to President Obama RE Review of Helms Amendment

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CRR Blasts Health and Human Services Secretary’s Intervention to Block FDA Approval of Plan B One-Step for Over-the-Counter, All-Ages Use

(PRESS RELEASE) The Center for Reproductive Rights strongly criticizes U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius' decision to intervene and block the Food and Drug Administration's expected approval of emergency contraceptive Plan [...]

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Organizations Respond to U.N. Special Rapporteur’s Report

Human rights, women’s rights and health organizations released a signed letter this week in support of the report by the U.N. Special Rapporteur on the right to health, Anand Grover, which was presented on October [...]

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Progressive groups warn Congress off Policy Riders for 2012 budget vote

September 21, 2011     Dear Senator or Representative, The undersigned organizations, on behalf of our millions of members and supporters, write today to express our strong opposition to the addition of policy riders in [...]

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A.N. V COSTA RICA: Acceso a servicios de aborto legal

A A.N., una joven mujer costarricense que a los 26 años quedó embarazada de un feto al que se le diagnosticó una malformación severa incompatible con la vida extrauterina que le representaba una amenaza a [...]

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Call for Applications for the Women’s Human Rights Training Institute, 2011-2013

The Women’s Human Rights Training Institute (WHRTI) was founded in 2004 as a first-of-its-kind program aimed at building the capacity of young lawyers from Central and Eastern European and the Newly Independent States for litigation [...]

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Center for Reproductive Rights-Columbia Fellowship Application

The Center is excited to announce an exciting academic fellowship opportunity for recent law school graduates who are interested in careers in law teaching. The CRR-CLS Fellowship is a two-year, post-graduate fellowship offered by the [...]

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Veto Letter to MT Governor Brian Schweitzer: Senate Bill 97

Read the Center for Reproductive Right's letter to Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer urging him to veto Senate Bill 97 that would invade minor's privavcy, restrict young women's access to essential reproductive healthcare, and put some [...]

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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RR v. Poland, S&T v. Poland, and Z v. Poland – Polish Language Litigation Briefing Series (PDF)

Poland has one of the most restrictive abortion laws in Europe. R.R. v. Poland, S &, T v. Poland and Z v. Poland, three pending cases before the European Court of Human Rights, filed by [...]

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Council of the District of Columbia: Opposition Letter re: H.R. 3

On May 3, 2011, the members of the Council of the District of Columbia (the elected legislature of Washington, D.C.) unanimously signed a letter strongly opposing H.R. 3, a congressional bill that would override the [...]

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Comments to Hungarian Parliament Re: Draft Constitution

The Hungarian Women’s Lobby and the Center for Reproductive Rights submitted these comments to the members of the Hungarian Parliament responsible for drafting the Constitution in March 2011. The comments focus on the provision under [...]

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European Constitutions Right to Life

This document lists the international, regional and national legal provisions of the right to life in Europe and ratified by Hungary.  

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Letter in Opposition to Policy Riders in H.R. 1, Continuing Resolution

The Honorable Harry Reid Senate Majority Leader United Sates Capitol S-321 Washington, DC 20510 The Honorable Mitch McConnell Senate Minority Leader United States Capitol S-230 Washington, DC 20510   Dear Majority Leader Reid and Minority [...]

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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