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Whole Woman’s Health v. Phillips

(REVISED 09.05.2019) The Center for Reproductive Rights filed litigation against the state of Texas in 2016 challenging unconstitutional new regulations that mandate the burial or cremation of embryonic and fetal tissue that results from abortions, miscarriages, or ectopic pregnancy [...]

Abortion, Legal Restrictions, Other Barriers,United States,In the Courts,Case

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands vs. State of Alaska

(REVISED 8.25.2017) This case is a challenge to medically unnecessary Alaska restrictions, passed more than 40 years ago, that ban abortion in outpatient health centers after the first trimester of pregnancy. The restrictions force many women [...]

Abortion, Legal Restrictions, Other Barriers,United States,In the Courts,Case

Bryant, et al. vs. Woodall, et al.

(REVISED 6.22.21) This case is a challenge to a North Carolina ban on abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy, except in extremely narrow instances of medical emergency. The case was filed in November 2016 on [...]

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

Testimony of Amanda Allen, Senior State Legislative Counsel at the Center for Reproductive Rights regarding the Virginia Board of Health’s vote to amend the state’s clinic shutdown law

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