February 15, 2008

Bad Call! Woman Referee Removed from Boys’ B-ball Game

by Melanie Ross Levin, Outreach ManagerNational Women’s Law Center St. Mary’s Academy in Kansas told Michelle Campbell, a female referee, that she couldn't officiate a boys’ high school basketball game because she is a woman. Are you

February 15, 2008

Survey Says: Emergency Contraception Access Restricted in Yet Another State

By Gretchen Borchelt, Senior CounselNational Women’s Law Center Another survey of pharmacies reveals that women’s access to emergency contraception (EC or the morning-after pill) is restricted. NARAL Pro-Choice Washington just conducted a survey of pharmacies in Washington

February 15, 2008

7 Questions with NWLC’s Gretchen Borchelt

by Jessica Lauredan, Outreach InternNational Women’s Law Center This post is part of a weekly series profiling our blog authors. Gretchen Borchelt fights for reproductive justice as Senior Counsel for Health and Reproductive Rights at NWLC. Q: Health and

February 14, 2008

Questions Remain About Controversial Judicial Nominee

by Amy Matsui, Senior CounselNational Women's Law Center As we mentioned in an earlier post, controversial judicial nominee Richard H. Honaker received a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday. Because of his long history of