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New Polling Shows Most Americans Don’t Want Roe Overturned

New polling shows the impact of the leaked draft opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization on public opinion and trust in the Court.

Video Series: Your Questions, Asked and Answered

In this video series, we asked what questions you had about our U.S. Supreme Court case, Dobbs v. Jackson  Women’s Health Organization. This consequential abortion rights case is expected to be decided before the end of the Court’s term in June. In the third video in the series, Center attorney Hillary Schneller, answers your question, […]

Video Series: Your Questions, Asked and Answered

Attorney Jenny Ma outlines the Center's arguments in its case before the U.S. Supreme Court, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization.

Leak of Draft Opinion Shows Supreme Court Overturning Roe

Several media sources reported on the  leak of a draft opinion written by Justice Alito in the Center’s Supreme Court case, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. The draft reveals the Court’s intention to overturn Roe v. Wade and take away the constitutional right to abortion.  Center president and CEO Nancy Northup was quoted by […]

Video: Spotlight on the Center’s Client, Jackson Women’s Health Organization

Awaiting the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling, staff members of Mississippi’s only remaining abortion clinic discuss their efforts to provide care in the face of numerous obstacles.  

Top 5 Reasons Why the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Case Matters

U.S. abortion rights at risk: The far-reaching harm if the Supreme Court takes away the constitutional right to abortion.

8 Phenomenal Women We Want to Celebrate This International Women’s Day

Mandatory named Julie Rikelman, the Center’s Senior Director of U.S. Litigation, to its International Women’s Day list celebrating “phenomenal” women from around the world. “From founders to scientists to social justice advocates, the women on this list of movers and shakers inspire us to be better human beings,” Mandatory states. Rikelman was recognized for arguing […]

Opinion: No, the Constitution is not ‘neutral’ on abortion

This opinion piece in The Washington Post counters claims made in the Supreme Court oral arguments in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization by the Mississippi Solicitor General and echoed by Justice Brett Kavanaugh that the Constitution is “neutral” on abortion, as the Justice said. The piece states: “The fundamental flaw here is that the […]

What if the Supreme Court overturns Roe?

Nearly half the states in the U.S. are expected to act to prohibit abortion if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.

At Supreme Court, Center Attorney Defends Precedent, Roe, the Right to Liberty, and More

“Allowing a state to take control of a woman’s body . . . is a fundamental deprivation of her liberty.”—Julie Rikelman, Center for Reproductive Rights