FL: Jennifer Goodall vs. Comprehensive Women’s Health et al.

FL: Jennifer Goodall vs. Comprehensive Women’s Health et al.
July 24, 2014
Goodall Complaint
Motion for TRO and Proposed form of TRO
Goodall Memo
Declaration of Howard Minkoff with Exhibits
Declaration of Hytham Imseis with Exhibits
Declaration of Jennifer Goodall with Exhibits
Declaration of Mary Faith Marshall with Exhibits
Order Denying Temporary Restraining Order

NAPW Traveled to Jacksonville, FL July 25-28 to Stand Our Ground for Marissa Alexander

NAPW Traveled to Jacksonville, FL July 25-28 to Stand Our Ground for Marissa Alexander
July 23, 2014

The weekend of July 25 - 28, 2014, NAPW's Director of Legal Advocacy, Sara Ainsworth, and Research & Program Associate, Laura Huss, attended and spoke at the "Standing Our Ground: Raising Our Voices against Reproductive Oppression and Violence against Women" conference and rally in Jacksonville, Florida.

PRESS RELEASE: Leading Experts & Organizations Challenge Tennessee Medical Association’s Role in New Pregnancy Criminalization Law

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JULY 17, 2014

CONTACT: ALEX WALDEN: (202) 587-2868
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LEADING EXPERTS AND ORGANIZATIONS CHALLENGE TENNESSEE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION’S ROLE IN NEW PREGNANCY CRIMINALIZATION LAW
National Advocates for Pregnant Women and More Than 70 Organizations and Medical and Ethics Professionals, Express Concern in Open Letter, Call on TMA to Join Efforts to Repeal the Law and Prioritize Confidential and Compassionate Health Care

New York, NY – National Advocates for Pregnant Women (NAPW), along with more than 70 leading Tennessee, national, and international medial and ethics professionals, and other organizations, released a letter to policymakers and media calling attention to the Tennessee Medical Association’s (TMA) support for a radical new law allowing the arrest of women who become pregnant.

Arresting Developments (and some Victories) for Pregnant Women in the US

Arresting Developments (and some Victories) for Pregnant Women in the US

As if the recent Supreme Court decisions were not enough, the last few weeks have been a frightening reminder that it is not just women's rights to abortion and contraception that are at stake, but also their right to be free from arrests, prosecutions, and cruel and inhumane punishment.

First Arrest Demonstrates Failure of Tennessee’s Fetal Assault Law

Contacts:
Cherisse Scott, SisterReach, Healthy and Free Tennessee, 901-310-5488
Farah Diaz-Tello, National Advocates for Pregnant Women, 212-255-9252
Micaela Cadena, Young Women United, 575-644-5830

The following statement can be attributed to Healthcare Not Handcuffs:

As yesterday’s arrest of an East Tennessee mother makes clear, the state’s newly expanded fetal assault law is designed to humiliate and punish, not treat or protect.