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02.13.20
Nancy Northup, President and CEO of the Center for Reproductive Rights, testified on February 12 at a hearing before the U.S. House of Representatives
02.10.20
On February 12, Nancy Northup, President and CEO of the Center for Reproductive Rights, will be testifying at a hearing before the U.S. House of Repre
02.03.20
On March 4, the Supreme Court will hear the next major abortion rights case, June Medical Services v. Gee. The stakes are incredibly high—this case co
01.29.20
The Inter-American Court of Human Rights heard its very first case pertaining to sexual violence in school settings on Januar
01.24.20
The Center for Reproductive Rights continues to use the power of law to block extreme and deceptive state laws that aim to deny women a
01.22.20
The importance of precedent and the rule of law is a theme in the 27 “friend of the court” briefs supporting the plaintiffs in June Medical Services v
12.04.19
The new Center for Reproductive Rights “What if Roe Fell” digital map shows that if the Supreme Court were to limit or overturn Roe v. Wade, abortion
12.02.19
A collection of nearly 200 organizations and more than 700 individuals representing leading voices in medicine, law, and public policy, along with peo
10.04.19
Today the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear June Medical v. Gee, a case brought by the Center for Reproductive Rights that challenges a Louisiana law
10.03.19
Today, in a victory for women’s reproductive rights in Northern Ireland, the High Court of Northern Ireland ruled that the jurisdiction’s highly restr
08.22.19
UPDATE: El Salvador’s attorney general has announced that he is appealing Evelyn’s acquittal. This is the state’s third attempt to prosecute Evelyn fo
07.12.19
Today, an Oklahoma state court became the first in the nation to uphold a law making it illegal for doctors to provide the standard method of abortion
07.11.19
In contrast to the recent proliferation of abortion bans and restrictions throughout the United States, the overall global trend is toward the liberal
06.28.19
Today, the American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Georgia, Planned Parenthood, and the Center for Reproductive Rights filed suit challenging a si
06.17.19
On June 17, with our Tanzanian partner the Legal and Human Rights Centre, the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a complaint before the African Comm
06.14.19
Today, the Trump administration continued chipping away at civil rights protections by proposing a rule that endorses discrimination in health care se
06.12.19
In a groundbreaking decision, the High Court of Kenya ruled that the Ministry of Health’s 2014 withdrawal of the “Standards and Guidelines for Re
06.10.19
More than 180 CEOs, from a broad array of business sectors, declared their opposition to recent attacks on reproductive health care in a full-page let
06.07.19
As a global organization, the Center for Reproductive Rights works in regions around the world in more than 60 countries, and in many social
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06.04.19
Tonight, the fully revised and updated World's Abortion Laws Map—the definitive record of the legal status of abortion in countries around the globe—w