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Original Meaning Amicus Brief

Amicus is the Constitutional Accountability Center, a public interest law firm and think tank. The brief argues that the text and history of the Fourteenth Amendment protect a robust right to liberty, including the right [...]

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Reproductive Justice Advocates Amicus Brief

Amici are organizations and individuals fighting for reproductive justice. The brief argues that marginalized communities – including low-income people, people of color, young people, immigrants, disabled people, and LGBTQ+ people - already face significant barriers [...]

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Women’s Equality & Economic Opportunity Amicus Brief

National Women’s Law Center and 72 other organizations committed to equality and economic opportunity for women. The brief argues that abortion restrictions impede women’s ability to participate equally in society by harming economic security, equality, [...]

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Bipartisan Former Federal Judges and Department of Justice Officials Amicus Brief

Amici served as federal judges and senior officials in the United States Department of Justice. This bipartisan group does not submit its brief to address the correctness of this Court’s abortion cases, but instead sounds [...]

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Religious Organizations Amicus Brief

Amici are religious organizations from a broad range of faiths including Catholics, Methodists, Muslims, Presbyterians, the United Church of Christ, the Unitarian Universalist Association, and the principle Rabbinical organizations of Conservative, Reform, and Reconstructionist Judaism. The [...]

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Mitigating the Burdens of Unconstitutional Restrictions Amicus Brief

Amici are the American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Louisiana. The brief argues that multiple courts across the country have found admitting privileges requirements have no benefits and cause severe burdens to abortion [...]

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Lawyers Stories Amicus Brief

Amicus signers are 368 lawyers who have had abortions. They are current, former, and future members of the legal community who have contributed to the legal field in myriad capacities, including as equity partners of [...]

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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

All Women’s Stories Amicus Brief

Amici are women from all walks of life who chose to have an abortion. These signers share personal stories demonstrating that access to abortion is essential for women to be equal participants in society. Signers [...]

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State Attorneys General Amicus Brief

Amici are 21 States and the District of Columbia. These states argue that Whole Woman’s Health correctly held that a state restriction on abortion cannot survive constitutional scrutiny if it imposes greater burdens than benefits. [...]

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Poverty Burdens Amicus Brief

Amici are the National Health Law Program and the National Network of Abortion Funds. The brief argues that Act 620 will have a particularly harmful impact on vulnerable populations. Low-income pregnant people are more likely [...]

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Violence and Harassment Targeting Abortion Care Amicus Brief

Amici are organizations committed to the safety of abortion care providers and their patients. This brief presents striking evidence, from Louisiana and throughout the nation, of anti-abortion violence and harassment. This climate of hostility and [...]

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Social Science Researchers Amicus Brief

Amici are social science researchers who have collectively spent decades conducting and publishing research about the safety, incidence, and impacts of state regulation on abortion access in the United States. These signers present research that [...]

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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