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Kansas Telemedicine Ban Blocked, Allowing Expansion of Medication Abortion Services

The use of telemedicine is an important tool for increasing access to abortion care, especially in remote and underserved areas.

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Kansas Court Says Abortion Clinics Can Use Telemedicine 

11.23.22 (PRESS RELEASE) – Today, a Kansas state court blocked a 2011 law that prohibited doctors from providing medication abortion via telemedicine. The preliminary injunction was issued in a lawsuit filed by the Center for [...]

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Georgia Supreme Court Allows Six-Week Abortion Ban to Again Take Effect

11.23.2022 (PRESS RELEASE) – The Georgia Supreme Court granted an emergency stay of a lower court’s injunction today, allowing a six-week abortion ban to take effect once again while the state’s appeal continues. The ban [...]

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Video Replay: U.S. Abortion Regression in the Global Context

Watch the presentation from the International Conference on Family Planning by the Center's Katy Mayall.

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The Abortion Rights Fights Still Playing Out In State Courts

In this piece for Alliance for Justice, the Center's Alex Wilson, staff attorney, discusses the importance of state courts and constitutions after the U.S. Supreme Court removed federal protections for abortion rights. "In the face [...]

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Global impacts of Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization and abortion regression in the United States

Six Center leaders representing regions around the world jointly wrote this commentary piece for Sexual and Reproductive Health Matters examining the global implications of the elimination of the constitutional right to abortion in the United [...]

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Georgia Abortion Ban Struck Down, Allowing Abortion Care Beyond Six Weeks to Resume

In case brought by the Center and its partners, judge enjoins ban that was in effect since July.

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Georgia State Court Blocks Unconstitutional Six-Week Abortion Ban

11.15.2022 (PRESS RELEASE) – The Superior Court of Fulton County today struck down Georgia’s ban on abortion after six weeks of pregnancy, allowing health care providers in the state to once again provide essential abortion [...]

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Montana Voters Reject Anti-Abortion Ballot Initiative

11.10.2022 – (PRESS STATEMENT) A Montana ballot initiative (LR-131)–which was strongly opposed by the Montana Medical Association and Montana Hospital Association–has been rejected by Montana voters. Designed to stigmatize abortion, the referendum was deceivingly named [...]

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Media Coverage: Abortion on the Ballot

Tuesday’s election marked a monumental victory for reproductive rights, as millions of Americans voted directly to protect their fundamental right to abortion.

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Editorial: Abortion Rights Triumphed from Coast to Coast

In an editorial published following the November 2022 U.S. elections, the Los Angeles Times editorial board describes how voters across the country demonstrated their resounding support for abortion rights by voting to approve three ballot [...]

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Kentucky Voters Reject Anti-Abortion Constitutional Amendment

11.09.2022 – (PRESS STATEMENT) Kentucky voters have rejected Amendment 2, a ballot initiative that would have amended the state constitution to clarify that it does not protect the right to abortion. Because of Kentucky’s “trigger [...]

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Abortion Rights Measures Win Approval in First Major U.S. Elections Since Roe v. Wade Overturned

Ballot initiatives and elections will shape the direction of abortion access across the U.S.

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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