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Reproductive health and glyphosate in the context of the armed conflict

As the Colombian government has tried to restart its aerial fumigation program with a herbicide called glyphosate, the Center for Reproductive Rights has published a report showing that the herbicide used in the program had [...]

Humanitarian Settings,Latin America & Caribbean, Colombia,Reporting on Rights,Publications

Reproductive Violence in the Colombian Armed Conflict

The decision whether or not to have children does not belong to any armed group, to the State or to anyone else but the women themselves. The Center presented this report on reproductive violence to [...]

Humanitarian Settings,Latin America & Caribbean, Colombia,Reporting on Rights,Publications

TN Bans 6th Cir Panel Decision

Abortion,United States,In the Courts,Case Document

Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson: U.S. Supreme Court Opinion

U.S. Supreme Court opinion issued 09.01.21 that denied an emergency request to block Texas’s radical new abortion ban (S.B. 8), which took effect September 1, 2021.

Abortion,United States,In the Courts,Case Document

Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson, Fifth Circuit Denial of Emergency Relief (08.29.21)

On August 29, 2021, the plaintiffs in Whole Woman's Health v. Jackson filed for emergency relief with the Fifth Circuit, which was quickly denied.

Abortion,United States,In the Courts,Case Document

Whole Woman’s Health v Jackson, District Court Denial of Motions to Dismiss (08.25.21)

On August 25, 2021, the federal district court judge denied the defendant’s motions to dismiss the case in Whole Woman's Health v. Jackson. Defendants immediately filed a notice of appeal with the Fifth Circuit, as well as [...]

Abortion,United States,In the Courts,Case Document

Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson, Fifth Circuit Stay Order (8.27.21)

On August 27, 2021, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an order stopping all proceedings in the district court in Whole Woman's Health v. Jackson, including canceling the district court’s preliminary injunction hearing. The court also [...]

Abortion,United States,In the Courts,Case Document

TX D&E Fifth Cir. En Banc Opinion

Abortion,United States,In the Courts,Case Document

Reproductive rights are human rights.

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Legal Barriers to Accessing Safe Abortion Services in India: A Fact-Finding Study” card link

Legal Barriers to Accessing Safe Abortion Services in India: A Fact-Finding Study”

Through a field-based study in four states--Delhi, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, and Tamil Nadu--the "Legal Barriers to Accessing Safe Abortion Services in India: A Fact-Finding Study" aims to understand and document the way in which the Indian Medical Termination [...]

Abortion,Asia, India,Reporting on Rights,Publications

Paola vs Ecuador: La Educación Sexual y Reproductiva como Derecho Esencial para Prevenir la Violencia Sexual

(Spanish language publication) In a landmark ruling in Paola Guzmán Albarracín v. Ecuador, the Inter-American Court of Human Rights established legally binding standards to prevent sexual violence and harassment in schools throughout Latin America and the [...]

Latin America & Caribbean, Ecuador,In the Courts,Fact Sheets

Adams & Boyle, P.C. et al. v. Slatery, et al.: Appellate Court Decision

On August 5, 2021, the full Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a district court decision that struck down Tennessee's mandatory 48-hour delay requirement. The mandatory delay law is in effect. Read the Appellate Court's decision here: [...]

Abortion, Legal Restrictions,United States,In the Courts,Case Document

Supreme Court of Nepal Decision: Lakshmi v. Government of Nepal

In a landmark decision issued on May 20, 2009, Nepal’s Supreme Court directed the government – specifically the Office of the Prime Minister and the Cabinet, the Ministry of Health and Population, the Ministry of [...]

Abortion,Asia, Nepal,In the Courts,Case Document

Ensuring Equitable Access to Infertility Care in the United States: Guiding Principles for Policies Mandating Insurance Coverage

Inequities in health and access to healthcare, including infertility care, are pervasive in the United States. Well-documented disparities in access to infertility care reveal that people of color, people with low incomes, people with disabilities, [...]

Assisted Reproduction,United States,Engaging Policymakers,Publications

Reproductive rights are human rights.

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