FOR THE RECORD: OUR EXPERTS ON JUDGE BRETT KAVANAUGH
After a thorough review of Judge Kavanaugh's record, we urge members of the Senate to reject the confirmation of Judge Kavanaugh to serve as the next Associate Justice.
Report of the Center for Reproductive Rights on the Nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to be Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court
Based on our in-depth analysis of Judge Kavanaugh’s record, we urge members of the Senate to reject the confirmation of Judge Kavanaugh to serve as the next Associate Justice.
Summary of Judge Kavanaugh’s Record on Reproductive Rights
President Trump vowed to nominate a Supreme Court justice who would overturn Roe v. Wade. Learn why Brett Kavanaugh passed the president’s anti-abortion litmus test.
Judge Kavanaugh’s Judicial Record on the Right to Abortion
Garza v. Hargan is the only case in which Judge Kavanaugh has addressed the right to abortion - and it shows how far he has already gone in whittling away the Constitution's protection for abortion, particularly for the most vulnerable women, even under the currently binding precedent of Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey.
Judge Kavanaugh’s Judicial Record on Access to Contraception
In Priests for Life, Kavanaugh would have struck down the religious accommodation that the Obama administration adopted to preserve contraception coverage for employees at religiously-affiliated organizations.
Judge Kavanaugh’s Judicial Record on the Liberty Right to Medical Decision-Making
When adult women with intellectual disabilities were forced to have abortions against their wishes, Judge Kavanaugh held that they lacked a liberty right to make their own medical decisions. Judge Kavanaugh’s opinion shows that a narrow approach to liberty impacts rights across the board – not just the right to abortion.