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Lawyers Network

Lawyers Network

The Lawyers Network brings together leaders in the legal community who uphold the rule of law and defend evidence-based decision making. By building knowledge about reproductive rights issues, engaging new allies, and empowering other reproductive rights advocates, our members work to realize the reproductive freedoms that lie at the heart of the promise of human dignity, self-determination, and equality embodied in the U.S. Constitution.



In the Spotlight

Upcoming Event, NYC: Join us on October 4 at the NYC Bar for “The Future of Reproductive Rights and the Importance of Bar Engagement” featuring Eric Schneiderman, the Attorney General of New York State. Cosponsored by the New York Women’s Bar Association. The event is free and open to the public. REGISTER HERE!

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Upcoming Event, Atlanta: Join us on October 19 in Atlanta, GA for a film screening of “The Naked Truth: Death by Delivery” to be followed by a panel conversation about the known and suspected causes of disparities in maternal health outcomes among women of color. Cosponsored by the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers and Troutman Sanders. REGISTER HERE!

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Resources

Article Available: The Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice of Latinas: An Imperative for Latina Leadership by Lourdes Rivera, Senior Vice President of U.S. Programs, Center for Reproductive Rights. This article was published in the Hispanic National Bar Association’s E-Noticias Newsletter June 15, 2017.

Video Available: A Brave New World: Exploring “The State of Latinas” in 2017 moderated by Special Counsel Aracely Muñoz, panelists discuss legislative, legal, and social issues currently faced by Latinas at the 2017 HNBA Corporate Counsel Conference (Miami, FL).

Video Available: Connecting the Dots: The Connection Between State Restrictions on Women’s Rights and Lack of Access to Programs Benefiting Low Income Women and Children featuring Center President and CEO Nancy Northup during the 2017 ABA Annual Meeting (New York, NY).