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Reproductive Rights

Supreme Court Decision Could Fundamentally Alter Abortion Rights Throughout the Country

The question as the court deliberates is whether the more conservative justices—especially the newest member of the court, Amy Coney Barrett—will join Roberts' limited focus, or instead rule on the constitutionality of the right to abortion.

Morgan Marietta ·

As SCOTUS Considers 'Extinguishing' Right to Abortion, Calls Mount for Congress to 'Step Up'

"Despite the protections that the legal framework like Roe provides, it has never been enough," said one doctor. "We continue to work toward reproductive justice."

Jessica Corbett ·

Reproductive Rights Defenders Rally as SCOTUS Hears Challenge to Roe

"Any ruling upholding Mississippi's ban guts the central holding of Roe and our right to make fundamental decisions about our lives, our futures, and our families."

Andrea Germanos ·

With SCOTUS Set to Hear Abortion Case, Anti-Choice Groups Prepare to Enact 'Post-Roe Strategy'

Right-wing groups are lobbying lawmakers to pass state-level restrictions and ban sales of abortion pills, should Roe v. Wade be overturned.

Julia Conley ·

Civil Rights Groups Denounce 'Unlawful' Book-Banning Effort by Texas GOP

"We will not stand by and watch politicians play games with the education and well-being of our children."

Brett Wilkins ·

The End of Legal Abortion Looms

If Roe is overturned, exercising reproductive choice could become a crime.

Bill Blum ·

Abortion Rights 'In Peril' as Ohio GOP Proposes Total Ban Modeled on Texas Law

"With every passing day, more people in this country are being blocked from accessing abortion care and our leaders in the Senate must act."

Julia Conley ·

'Her Heart Was Beating Too!' Protests Erupt in Poland After Woman Dies as Direct Result of Abortion Ban

Vigils and demonstrations followed death of 30-year-old woman known only as Izabela who was refused an abortion by doctors.

Julia Conley ·

While Supreme Court Weighs Texas Abortion Ban, Senate Dems Urged to Kill Filibuster

"We cannot protect abortion access or voting rights without federal intervention and passing bills like the Women's Health Protection Act."

Jessica Corbett ·

'Stakes Could Not Be Higher': With Roe in Danger, Coalition Demands Supreme Court Expansion

"We need both legislation to protect our rights and legislation to expand the Court so six hyper-partisan conservative justices can't undo that progress," said one advocate. "This is the urgent response the Court's onslaught on our rights demands.”

Julia Conley ·

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