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February 21, 2024

STATEMENT FROM URGE ON ALABAMA SUPREME COURT RULING THAT FROZEN EMBRYOS QUALIFY AS CHILDREN UNDER STATE LAW

On Friday, the Alabama Supreme Court ruled that frozen embryos qualify as children under state law and are subject to legislation… Read more »

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December 13, 2023

STATEMENT FROM URGE ON SCOTUS’ DECISION TO TAKE UP ABORTION PILL CASE

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States announced that it will decide on a challenge to the Food and Drug Administration’s a… Read more »

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November 8, 2023

STATEMENT FROM URGE ON OHIO’S HISTORIC ABORTION WIN

The citizen-led “The Right to Protect Reproductive Freedom with Protections for Health and Safety Amendment” passed, protecting ab… Read more »

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October 27, 2023

STATEMENT FROM URGE ON THE GEORGIA SUPREME COURT’S RULING ON REDISTRICTING MAPS

Atlanta, Georgia – On Thursday, October 26th the Georgia Supreme Court ordered Georgia legislators to redraw the proposed federal… Read more »

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October 25, 2023

STATEMENT FROM URGE ON THE GEORGIA SUPREME COURT’S RULING ON HB 481

Atlanta, Georgia – On Tuesday, the Georgia Supreme Court rejected a lower court’s ruling on HB 481, a bill that blocks physicians… Read more »

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September 29, 2023

STATEMENT FROM URGE ON THE 47TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE HYDE AMENDMENT

Saturday, September 30, marks 47 years since Congress first passed the Hyde Amendment, banning insurance coverage for abortion for… Read more »

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July 25, 2023

STATEMENT FROM URGE ON THE OHIO ABORTION BALLOT INITIATIVE SIGNATURE CERTIFICATION

Ohio state election officials have certified signatures collected in support of the abortion ballot initiative, making Ohio the on… Read more »

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July 13, 2023

STATEMENT FROM URGE ON FDA’S DECISION TO APPROVE OVER-THE-COUNTER BIRTH CONTROL PILL

On July 13, the FDA approved an over-the-counter birth control pill for the first time in the United States for all people without… Read more »

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July 5, 2023

Ohioans United for Reproductive Rights File Signatures in Statewide Effort to Place Abortion Rights on November Ballot

URGE, in partnership with reproductive health, rights, and justice organizations, today filed signatures in efforts to place abort… Read more »

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