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National Institute for Reproductive Health’s Statement on Senate Judiciary Committee’s Divided Vote to Advance Brett Kavanaugh

2018-09-28T18:53:10-04:00September 28th, 2018|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2018 Contact: Stephanie Reichin E: [email protected] C: 617.549.3745 NEW YORK, NY – NIRH condemns the affirmative votes by members of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee to advance the confirmation process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court of the United States. It is unconscionable that elected leaders could witness both the [...]

New York City Leaders and Reproductive Rights Groups Launch Historic Campaign to Expand Abortion Access

2019-06-19T16:46:30-04:00September 27th, 2018|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 27, 2018 Contact: Noah Gardy | 201.218.6310 | [email protected] NYC Public Advocate Letitia James, NYC Councilmember Helen Rosenthal, NIRH, NYLAN, and NYAAF Announced a New Campaign to for Direct Abortion Funding NEW YORK, NY – New York City leaders announced an historic campaign today to create an abortion access fund that would make [...]

NIRH Statement on Third Allegation of Sexual Assault against Brett Kavanaugh

2018-09-26T16:57:11-04:00September 26th, 2018|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 26, 2018 Contact: Stephanie Reichin E: [email protected] C: 617.549.3745 Statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller The third sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh is a clear, harrowing example of the incredible danger and disgrace his confirmation would pose to the Supreme Court, to the country, to women, [...]

NIRH’s Statement on the Second Sexual Assault Allegation Against Brett Kavanaugh

2019-06-19T16:46:30-04:00September 24th, 2018|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 24, 2018 Contact: Stephanie Reichin E: [email protected] C: 617.549.3745 Statement from National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) President Andrea Miller A second sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh amplifies the urgent call for him to withdraw his nomination to the Supreme Court. NIRH opposed his nomination based on his judicial record alone, and [...]

NIRH Statement On The Sexual Assault Allegation Against Brett Kavanaugh

2018-09-14T19:04:53-04:00September 14th, 2018|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2018 Contact: Stephanie Reichin E: [email protected] C: 617.549.3745 New York, NY – The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH), released the following statement today regarding sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. “The sexual assault allegation against Brett Kavanaugh is a disturbing extension of his anti-woman ideology, which is evident [...]

Know Your Rights

2018-09-05T20:47:51-04:00September 5th, 2018|Publications & Reports|

There are almost 3,000 fake women’s health centers, sometimes called crisis pregnancy centers, operating across the country, lying to women and giving false information in order to prevent women from having abortions. 100 of those clinics are right here in New York State.

NIRH Commends Governor Cuomo’s Campaign to Fight Back Against Fake Pregnancy Centers in New York

2019-06-19T16:46:30-04:00August 7th, 2018|Press Releases: NIRH|

For Immediate Release Contact: Stephanie Reichin E: [email protected] M: 617.549.3745 New York – In response to continued federal attacks on reproductive health, rights, and justice, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a full-scale public awareness campaign to ensure women in New York have access to the comprehensive reproductive health care services they need. The campaign is a direct response to [...]

As Roe Hangs in Balance, Massachusetts Passes State Bill Decriminalizing Abortion

2019-06-19T16:46:30-04:00July 18th, 2018|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 18, 2018 NARAL Pro-Choice MA Contact: Rebecca Hart Holder E: [email protected] C: 718.415.1513 NIRH Contact: Stephanie Reichin E: [email protected] C: 617.549.3745 S.2260 Removes Outdated Massachusetts Statutes that Criminalized Abortion, Restricted Access to Contraception, Mandated Medically Unnecessary Burdens to Abortion Access State-Led Action to Preserve Abortion Access is More Important Than Ever Following [...]

Massachusetts Passes State Decriminalization Bill Safeguarding Abortion Access

2019-06-19T16:46:30-04:00July 18th, 2018|Decriminalizing Self-Managed Abortion, Impact, Proactive Policy, Proactive Policy on Abortion Access|

On July 18, 2018, the Massachusetts legislature passed long-overdue proactive legislation to decriminalize abortion. This win is significant because it overturns archaic statutes that have been used to prosecute women who self-manage their own abortions. With this win, Massachusetts pushed back against a hostile anti-choice federal landscape, and laid the groundwork to push even further to [...]