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Kansans Reject Anti-Abortion Ballot Measure

08.02.2022 – (PRESS RELEASE) Today, in a historic landslide vote, Kansans rejected an anti-abortion ballot measure that would have eliminated the fundamental right to abortion under the state constitution. This is the first time abortion [...]

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En Honduras cada día la ley obliga a tres niñas violadas a ser madres

La prohibición absoluta del aborto es una violación a los derechos fundamentales de esas niñas.

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Access Independent Health Services, Inc., d/b/a Red River Women’s Clinic vs. Drew H. Wrigley

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Biden-Harris Administration Issues Proposed Rule to Strengthen Nondiscrimination Protections in Health Care

07.26.2022 -- On Monday July 25th, the Biden-Harris administration issued a proposed rule implementing Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act, which would restore and strengthen vital nondiscrimination protections in health care.  Section 1557 of [...]

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Georgia Doctors and Advocates File New Challenge to Six-Week Abortion Ban in State Court

07.26.2022 — (PRESS RELEASE) Georgia abortion providers and advocates filed a lawsuit in the Superior Court of Fulton County today bringing a state constitutional challenge against H.B. 481, a law banning abortion at approximately six [...]

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Joint Submission to Universal Periodic Review of Pakistan

The Center for Reproductive Rights and Aahung, a Karachi-based NGO, presented this joint submission on July 13, 2022, to supplement the report of the Government of Pakistan scheduled for review in the 42nd session of [...]

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Events, webinars and panels around the world featuring Center professionals and addressing current topics in reproductive rights and health.


After Roe Fell: Abortion Laws by State

Find out where abortion is illegal in the U.S. now that Roe v. Wade is overturned.

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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The Myth that America’s Abortion Laws Are More Permissive Than Europe’s

The Atlantic quoted Katherine Mayall, the Center’s Director of Strategic Initiatives, in an article combating the idea that America’s abortion laws are more permissive than Europe’s. Mayall said that in Europe, “in practice, if somebody [...]

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Comisión de la Verdad de Colombia reconoce las violencias reproductivas y recomienda no asperjar glifosato

(Comunicado de prensa) Por primera vez en la historia de las comisiones para el esclarecimiento de la verdad, se reconoce la ocurrencia de formas de violencia reproductiva. El informe de la Comisión de la Verdad [...]

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Judge Temporarily Blocks Louisiana State Abortion Ban, Allowing Abortion Clinics to Stay Open

The Center’s Senior Staff Attorney Jenny Ma was quoted in articles about a Louisiana ruling blocking enforcement of the state's "trigger" laws banning abortion, allowing abortion clinics to continue offering care while the case proceeds.  [...]

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(Report) The Constitutional Right to Reproductive Autonomy: Realizing the Promise of the 14th Amendment

This Center report delves into constitutional rights and guarantees in U.S. law that undergird the right to reproductive autonomy.

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June Medical Services v. Landry – 7.21.22 PI

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

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