In the Spotlight

  • 04.13.20
    (REVISED 8.10.2020) This lawsuit was filed in response to Louisiana's attempt to close abortion clinics in the state, citing the COVID-19 pandemi
  • 08.27.19
    Restrictions Louisiana law generally prohibits abortion at twenty weeks post-fertilization and post-viability.[fn]LA. STAT. ANN. § 40:1061.1(D)–(G)
  • 06.27.17
    (REVISED 8.19.2020) The Center for Reproductive Rights filed a new lawsuit against the state of Louisiana’s clinic licensing law that h
  • 07.22.16
    (REVISED 8.19.2020) This lawsuit challenges seven abortion restrictions passed in Louisiana in 2016—including a measure which would triple the state's
  • 08.22.14
    (REVISED 8.10.2020) For an in-depth discussion and history of the case, click here. This lawsuit challenges a 2014 Louisiana law that wou
  • 07.18.13
    This suit challenged a new Louisiana law which expands the State’s authority to suspend or revoke the licenses of outpatient abortion facilities, thus
  • 10.27.10
    The Center, on behalf of Hope Medical Group for Women, is challenging actions by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals ordering an immediat
  • 12.12.08
    The Center is challenging a Louisiana law that creates unlimited civil liability for any harm to a woman or fetus arising from an abortion and exclude
  • 12.09.08
    The Center for Reproductive Rights filed this lawsuit in federal court in the Eastern District of Louisiana to prevent the Louisiana State Board of Me
  • 11.21.08
    Filing date: , 6/7/2004 State: Louisiana Plaintif(s): Choice, Inc. Of Texas D/B/A Causeway Medical Clinic, Center Atorney(s): , Sandy Cohen Co-Cou