Tag: US abortion rights

As College Decision Day Nears, Students Should Consider States’ Abortion Access

With half the U.S. states banning or severely restricting abortion, millions of young people will be headed to colleges in states without access.

Legal Analysis: What Dobbs Got Wrong

On June 24, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court reversed nearly 50 years of precedent and, for the first time, eliminated a right grounded in personal liberty: the right to abortion. Its ruling in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization overruled Roe v. Wade and held that the Fourteenth Amendment’s guarantee of liberty does not encompass […]

Texas judge could end access to abortion medication mifepristone nationwide

In an interview with MSNBC, President and CEO Nancy Northup discusses the lawsuit filed against the FDA to remove an abortion medication in all 50 states.

On Roe’s 50th Anniversary, Center CEO Discusses Legal Battlefield

Northup sees stronger protections in some states while warning about the push by anti-abortion advocates for a federal abortion ban.

Backlash against anti-abortion laws produces new legal strategies, more secure rights

In an interview with MSNBC, President and CEO Nancy Northup discusses the state of U.S. abortion rights on the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.

Discussing the Fight for Reproductive Rights in 2023

In an interview with MSNBC, President and CEO Nancy Northup discusses the state of U.S. abortion rights in 2023.