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Oklahoma bill likely unconstitutional: Experts

"For more than four decades, the Supreme Court has said that the Constitution prohibits a state from banning abortion prior to viability,” said Gretchen Borchelt, vice president for reproductive rights and health at the National...

Supreme Court dodges major decision on Obamacare birth control

"We are disappointed that the court did not resolve once and for all whether the religious beliefs of religiously affiliated nonprofit employers can block women's seamless access to birth control," Gretchen Borchelt of the National...

Supreme Court sends ‘contraceptive mandate’ cases back to lower courts

“We are disappointed that the court did not resolve once and for all whether the religious beliefs of religiously-affiliated non-profit employers can block women’s seamless access to birth control," Grethen Borchelt of the National Women's...

Courts & Law Supreme Court sends Obamacare contraception case back to lower courts

“We are disappointed that the court did not resolve once and for all whether the religious beliefs of religiously affiliated nonprofit employers can block women’s seamless access to birth control,” said Gretchen Borchelt, vice president...

Obamacare Contraceptive Case Produces Supreme Court Compromise

Advocates for women’s rights disagreed. "This order is not a victory for them," said Gretchen Borchelt, vice president of the National Women’s Law Center. "This court makes it clear that this is not a ruling...

Major Airline Accused Of Discriminating Against Breastfeeding Pilots

The current effort to pass similar legislation at the federal level, the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, is stalled out in Congress, said Emily Martin, general counsel and vice president for workplace justice at the National Women’s...