SCOTUS prepares to hear case on transgender bathroom use for the first time
The court’s ruling could affect transgender students across the country who just want to use a bathroom they feel safe in.
SCOTUS Says Pharmacies Must Stock Emergency Contraception In Yet Another Reproductive Rights Victory
Hallelujah — no one in Washington will be turned down when they show up at the pharmacy asking for a pill to keep one night of unprotected sex from becoming…
Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Abortion Opinion Shattered One Prevalent Abortion Myth
And, frankly, the facts are on her side.
SCOTUS Made Two More Really Important Abortion Decisions Upholding Women’s Rights
There’s no longer a good legal argument to put unnecessary restrictions on women seeking reproductive healthcare.
5 States With Abortion Laws Similar To The One SCOTUS Struck Down
Sadly and unsurprisingly, Texas is not alone in their backwards and restrictive abortion laws.
Here’s What The SCOTUS Abortion Ruling Means For Reproductive Rights
Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt is such a big deal because Texas is far from the only state to institute anti-abortion laws disguised as public health initiatives. …
What The Supreme Court Decision On Affirmative Action Really Means
While opponents of such policies consider it reverse racism (which, let’s be real, doesn’t exist), the Court declared that the college’s admission process complied with previous rulings. …
Sonia Sotomayor’s Fierce Dissent Stands Up For Victims Of Racial Profiling
“It is no secret that people of color are disproportionate victims of this type of scrutiny.”
The Supreme Court Just Made An Important, Slightly Confusing Decision On Birth Control Coverage
It’s not necessarily bad news, but it’s not really good news either.
Here’s What Went Down In The Zubik v. Burwell Arguments
Welcome to Hobby Lobby 2.0
Alabama Senate Decides To Abolish Marriage Licenses Rather Than Give Them To Gay Couples
You don’t get a marriage license! And you don’t get a marriage license! No one gets marriage licenses!! …
Obama Nominates Moderate Merrick Garland As SCOTUS Judge, Republicans Say They Won’t Even Meet Him
Merrick Garland is about as moderate as you can get, but Republican Senators say they won’t even give him a hearing.