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Women’s Health Care Providers Challenge Michigan Law Banning Virtually All Abortions

The American Civil Liberties Union, the Center for Reproductive Rights, and Planned Parenthood Federation of America asked a federal court today to strike down a broad abortion ban that would outlaw virtually all abortions in the state and interfere with a doctor's ability to provide other…

Center Sues FDA for Denying Women Over-the-Counter Access to Emergency Contraception

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Alberto Gonzales: Three Questions the Attorney General Nominee Must Address

The Center for Reproductive Rights calls on the U.S. Attorney General nominee Alberto Gonzales to fully disclose his positions on reproductive rights issues during his Senate confirmation hearing…

Statement by Nancy Northup, President, Center for Reproductive Rights

New York - The Center for Reproductive Rights salutes both the California Attorney General Bill Lockyer and National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association (NFPRHA) for filing lawsuits against the Weldon amendment – the anti-choice provision recently placed in a 2005 federal…

Responding to the Challenge of Four More Years of the Bush Administration's War on Women

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Fourth Circuit to Review Injunction on Virginia’s So-called "Partial Birth Infanticide" Act

Richmond, VA

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WHAT: Oral arguments will be heard at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Richmond Medical Center for Women v. David M. Hicks.