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Overview of Types of Abortion Restrictions in the States

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A New Legal Landscape: A Three-Pronged Attack on Abortion Rights

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What If Roe Fell? 2007

Download the factsheet summarizing the main points in the Center's comprehensive report, What if Roe fell? 2007. ,

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Emergency Contraception for Rape Survivors

Emergency contraception ("EC") is a form of birth control that is taken after sexual intercourse. Currently, the only drug available in the United States that has been specifically approved by the FDA for use as [...]

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Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP): Avoiding the TRAP

"TRAP" laws (Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers) target the medical practices of doctors who provide abortions, and impose on them burdensome requirements which are different and more stringent than the legal requirements imposed on other [...]

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U.S. Supreme Court Case Summaries: Privacy Law 1891-Present

The 1973 Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade was far from radical—it was the logical extension of Supreme Court decisions on the right to privacy dating back to the turn of the century and [...]

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Roe v. Wade – Then and Now

On January 22, 1973, the United States Supreme Court struck down the State of Texas's criminal abortion laws, finding that the right to decide whether to have a child is a fundamental right guaranteed by [...]

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Abortion Decision Puts U.S. Out of Step With the World

Times Herald-Record, Opinion, May 6, 2007Nancy Northup, President, Center for Reproductive RightsRoe v. Wade was an early victory in the struggle for legal recognition of women's right to reproductive health care. It gave strength to [...]

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Children’s Rights Committee Recommends Strengthening Adolescents’ Reproductive Rights in Kenya

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