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Religious Pluralism Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are Americans United for Separation of Church and State, American Humanist Association, Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice, and Interfaith Alliance Foundation. The brief explains that the constitutional order is designed to [...]

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Puerto Rican Organizations Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are Campaña Nacional Por El Aborto Libre, Segura y Accessible (National Campaign for Free, Safe and Accessible Abortion), and other Puerto Rican organizations. Amici argue that the Court’s precedent prohibiting pre-viability abortion bans is [...]

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Organizations of Women Lawyers Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are Women Lawyers on Guard, Women’s Bar Association of the District of Columbia, National Association of Women Lawyers, and other organizations of women lawyers. People have relied on their right to individual liberty and [...]

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Native American Communities Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are Cecilia Fire Thunder, National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center, Native American Community Board, and over 30 other organizations and over 225 individuals committed to ensuring that Native people in the United States and Territories [...]

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Pregnancy Rights Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are the National Advocates for Pregnant Women and other organizations that advocate for the health, rights, and justice of all people in the United States who have the capacity to become pregnant. This brief [...]

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LGBTQ Organizations Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are LGBTQ organizations. The brief argues that stare decisis compels the Court to adhere to precedent and that overruling Roe and Casey would cause serious harm to LGBTQ people. Roe and Casey are consistent [...]

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Gender-Based Violence Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are experts in law, social science, and advocacy supporting survivors of intimate partner violence. Mississippi’s abortion ban would disproportionately harm survivors of intimate partner violence, particularly survivors of color. Coerced pregnancy and forced childbearing [...]

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Faith-Based Groups Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are organizations from a broad range of religious traditions and faiths that are dedicated to protecting a person’s moral authority to terminate a pregnancy in consultation with their faith, values, and conscience, including Catholics [...]

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Disability Rights Organizations Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are the Autism Self Advocacy Network and the Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund. Amici address why constitutional protection for bodily autonomy is of vital importance to persons with disabilities. Persons with disabilities have [...]

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Criminalization of People Who Have Abortions Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are researchers, healthcare professionals, attorneys, and advocates for sexual and reproductive health, rights, and justice united in opposition to the criminalization of people who end their own pregnancies or experience pregnancy loss. The brief [...]

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Black Women’s Procreative Liberty Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amicus is the Howard University School of Law Human and Civil Rights Clinic. This brief places Mississippi’s ban on abortion after 15 weeks within the historical context of state regulation of Black women’s procreative liberty. [...]

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Birth Equity Organizations Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are the National Birth Equity Collaborative and other organizations and individuals that focus on improving maternal health outcomes. The brief explains how the United States already faces a maternal health crisis, one that disproportionately [...]

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Asian American and Pacific Islander Community Amicus Brief in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health

Amici are National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum, Asian Americans Advancing Justice, and 29 other community-based, advocacy, and social services organizations that work with and on behalf of the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) [...]

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.