Tag: reproductive freedom

ACLU statement on Supreme Court decision in McCullen v. Coakley

At the ACLU of Virginia, we are often faced with cases, like this one, where it is necessary to protect what appears to be two competing constitutional rights.

ACLU: General Assembly session mixed on civil liberties

The 2014 session of the Virginia General Assembly left the ACLU of Virginia and its 10,000 members and supporters with little reason to cheer and significant reason to worry about the state of civil liberties in the Commonwealth when the General Assembly adjourns sine die. “

Jon O’Brien: President Obama, don’t turn your back on women

When healthcare reform was first proposed, you promised the American people that under your administration we wouldn’t lose the healthcare […]

Ken Plum: Protecting the health of women

Virginia is in the process of adopting 26 pages of new regulations for health clinics that perform first-term abortions.  The […]

Lindsey Oliver | Every woman should have reproductive choices

When I was 16 I had an abortion. It was both difficult to arrange and pay for. Yet this pivotal […]


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