Advancing justice for women and girls and promoting their spiritual growth

2013 Actions

November 2013 – The Women’s Health Protection Act would remove many laws restricting women’s access to abortion: UUWF joins others in expressing disappointment that the act excludes parental notification and consent laws that exist in 39 states

October 2013 – UUWF supports another amicus brief opposing failure to include contraception in health insurance plans

Observing the 40th anniversary of Roe v Wade – read the joint statement from the presidents of the UUWF and the UUA

UUWF joins protest of legislation that would impose a nation-wide ban on abortion services after 20 weeks

UUWF has signed onto Conestoga Wood Specialties v Kathleen Sebelius: an amicus brief aimed at keeping contraception coverage included in health insurance, this in the Third Circuit of the US Court of Appeals.
UUWF issues statement on the North Dakota and other recent anti-choice legislation

Federal court hands down ruling requiring emergency contraception to be available over the counter

UUWF has signed onto another amicus brief opposing the exclusion of contraceptive services from health insurance, this involving a case in the Court of Appeals for the 10th District.

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