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The notorious Texas law known as HB2 has closed more than half of the health clinics that provide abortion care in that state. Jodie Laubenberg, the s
Forced ultrasound. 72-hour waiting periods. Medically unnecessary clinic requirements. We often hear about the outrageousness of anti-abortion laws. W
Last week, Guadalupe spent her first night at home as a free woman following seven years in prison. After mounting international and local pressure pr
Extremist Colorado politicians are making a risky move with a new piece of sweeping anti-choice legislation that could actually end up alienating mode
We\'re partnering with the Law Students for Reproductive Rights to bring you another webinar series this spring! Join us for “The World's Abortion Law
If you don’t know where the Lower Rio Grande Valley in Texas is, get out a map. Trace your finger down to the southernmost point of the state where it
You’re invited to the upcoming symposium, “Reproductive Rights in a New Era: Transitioning from Casey to the 21st Century” on Friday, February 13th at
With one of the world’s most extreme abortion bans, El Salvador prohibits women from receiving an abortion under any circumstance—not in cases of rape
In a powerful op-ed on MSNBC.com, Center for Reproductive Rights president and CEO Nancy Northup takes stock of the continued fight for reproductive f
How much would we lose in a world without Roe v. Wade? Ask a woman who’s been there. Our Draw the Line storytelling project collects and share
Alex Lawrence is an attorney at Morrison &, Foerster who works pro bono with the Center for Reproductive Rights. He has personally logged 650 hour
For Roselyn, a reproductive health care worker in Uganda—where abortion is legal in some circumstances but very difficult to access—death is an everyd
“Why is there an RV in our parking lot?” Amy Hagstrom Miller, owner of Whole Woman’s Health, remembers thinking one morning as she looked out the wind
Days shy of 20 weeks pregnant, Whitney went in for a routine ultrasound and her world came to a standstill.  She could tell right away from th
Salon’s Jenny Kutner calls a new report released by the Guttmacher Institute charting legislative attacks on reproductive rights “foreboding.”  T
In a recent opinion piece, the New York Times praises a new policy—passed in December as part of the federal spending bill—that will ease the longstan
Watch this video from our President &, CEO, Nancy Northup: As the new year begins, our thoughts turn to our supporters like you—those who\'
In the face of ongoing, aggressive attacks on reproductive freedom in 2014, we continued to give our all to protect women’s fundamental rights—with bi
Watch this video from our President &, CEO, Nancy Northup: As the year draws to a close, my thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made
Lawmakers in South Carolina have pre-filed an assortment of new legislation aimed at making it harder for women to access legal abortion care and birt