Tag: U.S. Supreme Court

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.

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Case That Threatens Access to Abortion Medication

Court agrees to review lower court ruling that attempted to reinstate burdensome restrictions on mifepristone.

Dobbs’s Destructive Originalism: Using “History and Tradition” to Undermine Liberty

This analysis by the Center explains the Dobbs majority’s approach to determining what liberty interests the Fourteenth Amendment protects; considers the ways in which the U.S. Supreme Court has previously assessed protected liberty interests; and concludes that Dobbs will, if accepted, stymie constitutional protection of reproductive autonomy and a host of rights grounded in bodily […]

Video Replay: Abortion Law in the U.S. and Abroad After Roe

A National Constitution Center event featuring legal historian Mary Ziegler and the Center's Katherine Mayall.

Top 7 Things You Can Do Right Now for U.S. Abortion Rights

The U.S. Supreme Court has taken away the constitutional right to abortion. Here’s how you can help.

Virtual Event: Abortion Law in the U.S. and Abroad After Roe

July 14 event is part of the National Constitution Center’s “America’s Town Hall” series.

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.

U.S. Supreme Court Takes Away the Constitutional Right to Abortion

Court overturns Roe v. Wade, abandoning decades of precedent and paving the way for states to ban abortion.

Statement on the Supreme Court’s Decision Overturning Roe v. Wade

“The Court’s opinion delivers a wrecking ball to the constitutional right to abortion, destroying the protections of Roe v. Wade, and utterly disregarding the one in four women in America who make the decision to end a pregnancy. While public support for access to abortion is at an all-time high, the Court has hit a […]

European Parliament Calls on U.S. to Protect Abortion Rights

Resolution expresses grave concern about the consequences to women’s rights if the U.S. Supreme Court were to revoke the constitutional right to abortion.