Supreme Court Refuses to Say Whether EMTALA Requires Hospitals to Provide Stabilizing Abortions

06.27.24 (PRESS RELEASE) — Just one day after accidentally posting the unfinished opinion to their website, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today to reinstate a lower court injunction that blocked Idaho’s abortion ban to the extent it is in conflict with the Emergency Medical Treatment & Labor Act (EMTALA)—a longstanding federal law requiring hospitals to […]

Access to Abortion Medication Remains Unchanged After Ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court

Court rules that anti-abortion plaintiffs suing the FDA do not have standing, leaving the widely used abortion drug accessible through telemedicine and pharmacies—for now.

U.S. Supreme Court Abortion Cases: A Brief Primer

The Court will soon rule on two cases that could limit access to an abortion medication and deny pregnant patients access to emergency care.

U.S. Supreme Court Hears Its Second Major Abortion Case of the Term on April 24

Case will determine if states banning abortion can override federal law and deny pregnant patients emergency abortion care.

Supreme Court Will Hear Case that Could Undermine Abortion Pill Access Nationwide

12.13.23 (PRESS RELEASE) — Today, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to take up a case that could ultimately eliminate access to mifepristone—one of two drugs used in medication abortion. The case was filed by an anti-abortion group seeking to undo FDA approval of the drug and remove it from the market nationwide. The high court will […]

Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health: U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

The ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court taking away the constitutional right to abortion, 06.24.22.

Life After Roe

The Skimm This podcast interviewed Center president and CEO Nancy Northup about what to expect if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade. Northup stated, “There is going to be an immediate crisis in abortion care. The harms coming out of reversing almost 50 years of Supreme Court precedent are going to be swift and […]

Dakota Johnson and Center CEO Nancy Northup on the U.S. Abortion Crisis and What You Can Do

CNN interviewed Center president and CEO Nancy Northup and actress Dakota Johnson about the crisis of abortion rights and access in the US. When asked how everyday people can support abortion rights, Northup told CNN, “The vast majority of people in the United States support the right to abortion and it’s important that people make […]

Video Series: Your Questions, Asked and Answered

Question 7: What is the path forward for abortion rights and access if Roe v. Wade is overturned or dismantled?

Video Series: Your Questions, Asked and Answered

Question 5: If my state is primed to ban abortion, what is my next move?