roe v. wade

abortion access

New Website Offering Abortion Pills Online Launches in the US

Aid Access lets patients buy abortion pills online and administer them themselves without having to see a doctor in-person.
Marie Solis
10.18.18
supreme court

Women Are Funding a Campaign to Unseat Susan Collins if She Votes for Kavanaugh

Women are the majority of donors contributing to a $1.2 million fund threatening Maine Senator Susan Collins' seat if she votes to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
Marie Solis
9.13.18
supreme court

Kamala Harris Stumps Brett Kavanaugh with Abortion Question

Senator Kamala Harris forced Brett Kavanaugh to admit he doesn't know of any laws that legislate men's bodies.
Marie Solis
9.6.18
supreme court

I Was Arrested for Protesting Brett Kavanaugh's Senate Confirmation Hearing

Heidi Sieck, the first member of the public allowed to enter the hearing room, says protesting Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination was worth getting arrested.
Heidi Sieck
9.5.18
roe v. wade

Kavanaugh Misuses 'Ginsburg Rule' to Avoid Giving His Stance on Abortion, Advocates Say

Reproductive rights advocates argue that Brett Kavanaugh misinterpreted Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's comments from her own 1993 confirmation hearings, during which she said judges shouldn't opine on specific Supreme Court cases.
Marie Solis
9.5.18
roe v. wade

Kavanaugh's Prepared Opening Remarks Echo Other Anti-Choice Justices

Brett Kavanaugh is expected to tell senators he won't let his personal views affect his decisions on the court—just like every other anti-abortion justice currently on the bench, each of whom went on to speak out or vote against abortion access.
Marie Solis
9.4.18
roe v. wade

Brett Kavanaugh Could Decide Up to 13 Abortion-Related Cases in the Next Year

More than a dozen abortion rights cases in district courts could make it to the Supreme Court in time for a newly confirmed Justice Brett Kavanaugh to weigh in.
Marie Solis
9.4.18
supreme court

The Powerful Voicemails Women Who Had an Abortion Left for Their Senators

Planned Parenthood asked women to record their abortion stories as part of a new campaign to block Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation.
Marie Solis
8.8.18
supreme court

RBG Plans to Serve Supreme Court Until She's 90, Blocking Another Trump Pick

Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she'll hold onto her seat for "at least five more years."
Marie Solis
7.30.18
Abortion Rights

Cynthia Nixon Takes Aim at Andrew Cuomo's Track Record on Abortion Rights

The New York governor is pressuring Republicans to push through pro-choice legislation—but reproductive rights advocates and his opponents say that he contributed to its failure.
Marie Solis
7.17.18
roe v. wade

Senator Gillibrand Has a Plan to Block Trump's Nominee and Save Roe v. Wade

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says blocking the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh requires speaking to every one of her colleagues about the issues they care about.
Marie Solis
7.16.18
roe v. wade

Holding a Coat Hanger, Cynthia Nixon Shares Her Mother's Illegal Abortion Story

The New York gubernatorial candidate brought a wire hanger to a Tuesday rally protesting Trump's Supreme Court nomination as a reminder of a United States without Roe v. Wade.
Marie Solis
7.10.18