Abortion

Other Barriers

Irish 4 Reproductive Health, et al. v. United States Department of Health and Human Services, et al.

Citing flagrant defiance of federal law and the U.S.

State: 
IN
Status: 
Open
Owner: 
The Center

Letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions Re: ACA

Along with 29 other organizations, the Center urges Attorney General Jeff Sessions to reverse the Justice Department’s recent decision to not defend some provisions of the ACA, a move that could be especially harmful to women…

Fact Sheet: Addressing Medical Professionals’ Refusals to Provide Abortion Care on Grounds of Conscience or Religion: European Human Rights Jurisprudence on State Obligations to Guarantee Women’s Access to Legal Reproductive Health Care

In many European countries where abortion is legal, domestic laws and regulations allow medical professionals to refuse to provide abortion care or other forms of reproductive health care on grounds of conscience or religion…

Nancy Northup Discusses Proposed Title X Restrictions on The Rachel Maddow Show

Nancy Northup, President and CEO of the Center for Reproductive Rights, was a guest on MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Show today discussing the Trump Administration’s proposed restrictions to Title X, a federal grant program dedicated to family planning and preventive health services…

Helen Weems v State of Montana

(Revised 7.20.18) The Center for Reproductive Rights and the American Civil Liberties Union of Montana filed a lawsuit in State

State: 
MT
Status: 
Open
Owner: 
The Center

Testimony of the Center for Reproductive Rights on the Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson Proposal

The Center for Reproductive Rights respectfully submits the following testimony to the U.S.
Senate Committee on Finance in strong opposition to the Graham-Cassidy-HellerJohnson
proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act and reform health care…

Briefing Paper: Ensuring Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Women and Girls Affected by Conflict

Conflict and crises have dire consequences on women and girls’ sexual and reproductive health and rights.

Our Work in Focus

In the United States, state legislatures wield enormous power to control women's access to abortion and other reproductive healthcare services…
Human Rights defenders are the activists, including journalists, lawyers, judges, and healthcare providers, whose work allows others to exercise their human rights…