Tag: Justice Breyer Retirement

Breyer’s Replacement Will Be “Incredibly Important,” Says Top Reproductive Rights Advocate

Nancy Northup was interviewed by MSNBC’s Ali Velshi about the retirement of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer. Northup calls Breyer a “great champion” of reproductive rights who has authored many critical abortion rights decisions. As the Supreme Court weighs the future of Roe v. Wade, she explains the importance of Justice Breyer’s replacement, stating that “to have someone […]

Justice Breyer to Retire this Term

PRESS STATEMENT1/26/22 Statement from Nancy Northup, President and CEO of the Center for Reproductive Rights: Today, it was reported that Justice Stephen Breyer, the author of some of the most important abortion cases in recent history, will retire at the end of this term. During his nearly twenty-eight years on the U.S. Supreme Court, Justice […]