Press Releases

Court Orders Preliminary Injunction Against Utah Abortion Ban

On Thursday, June 10, 2004, the Utah Attorney General’s Office, on behalf of the State of Utah and the Salt Lake City prosecutor’s office, agreed to a court-ordered preliminary injunction to prevent enforcement of the "Partial Birth Abortion Amendments" recently enacted by the Utah Legislature…

Louisiana Man Sued for Faking Abortion Services

Today, the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit in the District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana against Metairie, Louisiana, resident William Graham on behalf of three women, a Metairie medical facility, one of their physicians and his patients…

State of Utah Agrees to Order Temporarily Blocking Abortion Ban

Salt Lake City, UT

The State agreed yesterday temporarily not to enforce its ban on abortions starting as early as 12 weeks of pregnancy…