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NIRH Statement on Obliteration of Roe v. Wade

2022-06-24T12:41:56-04:00June 24th, 2022|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: June 24, 2022 CONTACT: Olivia Lapeyrolerie, [email protected] NEW YORK – Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health and NIRH Action Fund released the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision on Roe v. Wade: “The Supreme Court’s majority decision to overturn Roe v. Wade is a devastating and [...]

NYCLU, NIRH and Planned Parenthood Demand Special Session to Pass the Equality Amendment

2022-06-03T11:19:56-04:00June 3rd, 2022|Media, Press Releases: NIRH|

Amid nationwide attacks on reproductive rights, New York State legislature fails to protect pregnant people, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, and people with disabilities in state constitution    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 3, 2022 MEDIA CONTACT: Arianna Fishman, [email protected], 212-607-3372 Emma Corbett, [email protected], 518.852.0146 Olivia Lapeyrolerie, [email protected]  ALBANY, NY –  The New York Civil Liberties [...]

New Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for New York Equality Amendment

2022-06-01T16:00:21-04:00June 1st, 2022|Press Releases: Action Fund, Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2022 CONTACT: Olivia Lapeyrolerie, [email protected] Arianna Fishman, [email protected], 212-607-3372 As the New York State Legislative Session Comes to a Close, Advocates Escalate Campaign to Pass Constitutional Amendment to Expand Equal Rights Protections in New York ALBANY, NY – With only one day left in New York State’s Legislative Session, the [...]

NIRH Decries Oklahoma Abortion Ban, Most Draconian in Nation

2022-05-19T16:57:22-04:00May 19th, 2022|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2022 Contact: Kelly Novak, [email protected] NEW YORK - The National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) decries Oklahoma’s latest abortion ban, which bans almost all abortions entirely from the point of fertilization and includes vigilante-style enforcement. The bill subjects abortion providers and anyone who “aids or abets” a person seeking an [...]

NIRH Applauds Governors for Swift Action to Protect Abortion Access Across the U.S.

2022-05-17T14:54:44-04:00May 16th, 2022|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2022 MEDIA CONTACT: Isabel Shepard, [email protected], (914) 588 6088 New York Governor Kathy Hochul and California Governor Gavin Newsom Among the State Leaders Championing Abortion Rights Through Funding and Legislative Action As Oasis States Prepare for an Influx in Patients Following Justice Alito’s leaked draft SCOTUS ruling which threatened to [...]

NIRH Applauds City and State Leaders Dedicating Funding to Expand Abortion Access

2022-05-11T14:06:56-04:00May 10th, 2022|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 10, 2022 MEDIA CONTACT: Steph Reichin, [email protected] Amid threat to Roe v. Wade, New York and Chicago announce critical funding for abortion access NEW YORK – As states around the country pass draconian laws to restrict abortion access and bodily autonomy, NIRH, our partners, and elected leaders have taken a stand [...]

NIRH Salutes SNL Cast and Crew for Taking a Bold Stance in Support of Abortion Rights

2022-05-10T09:44:43-04:00May 10th, 2022|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 9, 2022 Contact: Daphne Ortiz, [email protected], 323-86-9890 Cast Wears 1973 T-Shirts Benefitting NIRH's Efforts to Safeguard Access in States and Cities Across the Country NEW YORK -- Over the weekend, NBC's Saturday Night Live took a bold stance in support of abortion rights.  The show featured a powerful opening sketch and chose [...]

Amid Threat to Roe v. Wade, NIRH Applauds Connecticut For Protecting Abortion Access

2022-05-06T10:26:12-04:00May 6th, 2022|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 6, 2022 MEDIA CONTACT: Olivia Lapeyrolerie, [email protected] First-in-the-nation law will protect medical providers and patients seeking abortion care in Connecticut from other states  NEW YORK – Amidst unprecedented threats to overturn Roe v. Wade, the National Institute for Reproductive Health (NIRH) applauds Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont for taking bold action to [...]

Statement on the Leaked Draft Majority Opinion to Overturn Roe v. Wade

2022-05-02T22:43:22-04:00May 2nd, 2022|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 2, 2022 Contact: Tara Sweeney, [email protected] Statement from Andrea Miller, President of the National Institute for Reproductive Health and NIRH Action Fund “The draft majority U.S. Supreme Court opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization that was leaked this evening is despicable and dangerous, and if the Court’s final majority [...]

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