Tag: U.S. Supreme Court
If the U.S. Supreme Court takes away the constitutional right to abortion, here are the states poised to ban it.
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Attorney Jenny Ma outlines the Center's arguments in its case before the U.S. Supreme Court, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization.
Judge Jackson's confirmation hearing demonstrates what's at stake regarding both her appointment and our constitutional democracy.
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.
What You Need to Know About the Historic Nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the U.S. Supreme Court
On February 25, 2022, President Biden announced his intention to nominate Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the U.S. Supreme Court to fill the vacancy created by Justice Stephen Breyer’s retirement. Judge Jackson has had a stellar career in law practice and on the bench, and she will make history as the first Black woman justice […]
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer has announced his retirement from the bench after serving nearly 28 years as a reliable champion of reproductive rights and gender equality. Justice Breyer’s legal decisions protected reproductive rights and access in the U.S. and helped to advance gender equality. Writing for the Court, Justice Breyer authored decisions in […]
On December 10, the Supreme Court issued its ruling in the case Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson. In a 5-4 decision, the Court refused to block Texas’s unconstitutional abortion ban and vigilante scheme.The law, S.B. 8, bans abortion care after approximately six weeks of pregnancy, and was designed by lawmakers to evade judicial review. Read […]
Nearly half the states in the U.S. are expected to act to prohibit abortion if the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade.
“Allowing a state to take control of a woman’s body . . . is a fundamental deprivation of her liberty.”—Julie Rikelman, Center for Reproductive Rights