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A Texas judge could force a major abortion pill off the market

Senior Counsel Jenny Ma was interviewed for this piece by NPR.

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The Connection Between Fertility Treatments and the Overturning of Roe v. Wade

Senior Human Rights Counsel Karla Torres was interviewed for this piece in Vogue.

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On Roe’s 50th Anniversary, Center CEO Discusses Legal Battlefield

Northup sees stronger protections in some states while warning about the push by anti-abortion advocates for a federal abortion ban.

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Backlash against anti-abortion laws produces new legal strategies, more secure rights

In an interview with MSNBC, President and CEO Nancy Northup discusses the state of U.S. abortion rights on the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.

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The fight over medication abortion escalates

Recent articles focused on the escalating fight over medication abortion, the South Carolina ruling protecting the right to abortion, and more.

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Network for Adolescent and Youth of Africa (NAYAKenya) & Another v. Attorney General & 4 Others (Nairobi High Court Petition No. 428 of 2018; Marie Stopes Kenya)

This case challenges three Kenyan public institutions’ prohibition on Marie Stopes Kenya (MSK) providing post-abortion care services.

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Women’s rights and writing: Lawyer Enid Muthoni’s rise to global stage

Chief Program Officer Enid Muthoni was interviewed for this profile in Nation.

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South Carolina Constitution Includes Abortion Right, State Supreme Court Rules

The New York Times and other outlets covered the ruling by the South Carolina Supreme Court throwing out the state's six-week abortion ban as a violation of the state constitution's right to privacy. The ruling, [...]

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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

Discussing the Fight for Reproductive Rights in 2023

In an interview with MSNBC, President and CEO Nancy Northup discusses the state of U.S. abortion rights in 2023.

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2022 Global Highlights: Media Coverage

Select media coverage featuring Center leaders across the globe.

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Whole Woman’s Health v. Paxton (Texas)

When the U.S. Supreme Court took away the constitutional right to abortion on June 24, 2022, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton put out an advisory stating that the state’s trigger abortion ban, which bans abortion [...]

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Planned Parenthood South Atlantic v. State of South Carolina, et al. (South Carolina)

Update: On January 5, 2023, the South Carolina Supreme Court permanently blocked this law, ruling that abortion is protected under the state constitution's right to privacy. Read more about the ruling below. In February 2021, [...]

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Oklahoma Call for Reproductive Justice v. O’Connor (Oklahoma)

On July 1, 2022, the Center for Reproductive Rights and its partners filed a lawsuit in the Oklahoma Supreme Court seeking to block the state’s pre-Roe abortion ban, enacted in 1910, and a total abortion [...]

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

Reproductive rights are human rights.

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