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Center Lawsuit Seeks to Restore Abortion Access in Arizona by Blocking a Civil War-Era Abortion Ban card link

Center Lawsuit Seeks to Restore Abortion Access in Arizona by Blocking a Civil War-Era Abortion Ban

Court asked to clarify state’s conflicting abortion laws that have forced providers to cease abortion services.

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African Committee Recommends Tanzania Reform Policies That Barred Pregnant Girls from School

Ruling by ACERWC in case brought by the Center and its partner marks a victory for adolescent girls in Tanzania and beyond.

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Michigan 1800s-Era Abortion Ban Struck Down  

A “friend of the court” brief filed by the Center challenged Michigan's abortion ban enacted before women and Black, Indigenous and other people of color had the right to vote.

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Working to Block State Abortion Bans: Post-Roe Court Battles Continue

As anti-abortion states in the U.S. rush to enforce abortion bans, the Center and partners work to preserve access to care.

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Lawsuit Updates: Working to Block State Abortion Bans

As states rush to enforce abortion bans, the Center and partners work to block them.

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As States Rush to Enforce Abortion Bans, the Center and Partners Work to Block Them

Center lawsuits filed this week have succeeded in temporarily blocking abortion bans in Louisiana and Texas.

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Louisiana Trigger Bans Blocked After Challenge by the Center and Partners

Louisiana abortion providers can resume providing care after bans are temporarily blocked.

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U.S. Supreme Court Takes Away the Constitutional Right to Abortion

Court overturns Roe v. Wade, abandoning decades of precedent and paving the way for states to ban abortion.

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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Statement on the Supreme Court’s Decision Overturning Roe v. Wade

“The Court’s opinion delivers a wrecking ball to the constitutional right to abortion, destroying the protections of Roe v. Wade, and utterly disregarding the one in four women in America who make the decision to [...]

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Lawsuit to Block Florida’s Abortion Ban is Based on State’s Constitutional Protections

Florida’s supreme court has repeatedly affirmed that the state constitution's right to privacy includes abortion.

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President of Chile Issues Public Apology to Woman who was Sterilized Without Her Consent in Landmark Case at the IACHR

On May 26, President Gabriel Boric of Chile delivered a public apology to Francisca, a woman with HIV who was sterilized without her consent after giving birth in 2002. The apology is part of a [...]

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Center and Partners File Challenge to Oklahoma’s Total Ban on Abortion

The Center and its partners filed a challenge in Oklahoma state court to block the state's total ban from taking effect.

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Video Series: Your Questions, Asked and Answered

Question 7: What is the path forward for abortion rights and access if Roe v. Wade is overturned or dismantled?

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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