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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 f
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, an
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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
06.03.19
Creating progress that can drive true gender equality for women and girls worldwide will be center stage at this week’s global international conferenc
05.29.19
Latin America is the only region in the world in which the pregnancy rate for girls under 15 years of age is rising. Most of these pregnancies are the
05.24.19
At the reintroduction of the Women’s Health Protection Act on May 23, a powerful lineup of government representatives and leaders in the fight for rep
05.23.19
This morning on Capitol Hill, the Center for Reproductive Rights joined champions in the House and the Senate and reproductive health, rights, and jus
05.17.19
Last night, Nancy Northup, President and CEO of the Center for Reproductive Rights, appeared on the Rachel Maddow show and talked about newly passed,
05.15.19
Access to quality maternal health care is a human right to which all women and girls are entitled. Regardless of nationality, ethnicity, race, or any
05.10.19
El Salvador's draconian abortion ban has led over 40 women to decades-long prison sentences for suffering obstetric emergencies. They were separated f
05.02.19
Today, the Kansas Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling, affirming that the state’s constitution protects Kansas women’s right to safe and legal abor
05.02.19
UPDATE: SUCCESS! The billboards came down in May. The Nairobi County Government responded to our request, removing the inaccurate and inflammatory ant