Civil and Human Rights

CAC Alert: Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization

What is the constitutionality of Mississippi’s ban on abortions after fifteen weeks of pregnancy? Watch CAC’s Civil Rights Director David H. Gans discuss today’s oral argument in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization.

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RELEASE: Supreme Court Ruling Undermines Constitution by Allowing Texas to Continue Violating Right to Abortion While Permitting Limited Court Challenge 

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