Tag: U.S. Supreme Court

Which U.S. states are poised to ban abortion?

If the U.S. Supreme Court takes away the constitutional right to abortion, here are the states poised to ban it.

Bans Off Our Bodies: Rally for Abortion Rights on May 14

Join rallies across the country this Saturday to protect abortion rights and access!

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.

What We Learned in Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s Supreme Court Confirmation Hearing

Judge Jackson's confirmation hearing demonstrates what's at stake regarding both her appointment and our constitutional democracy.

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.  

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: Author of Leading Decisions Protecting Abortion Rights

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 […]

Supreme Court Decision: Whole Woman’s Health v. Jackson

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 […]

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