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Save the Date! Press Conference & Rally to Keep Abortion Legal

Please join the Abortion Rights Coalition and a coalition of organizations for a Press Conference and Rally at noon March 4th, the day the Supreme Court hears oral arguments for June Medical Services V. Gee.

At issue is the Louisiana law that would force abortion doctors to receive admitting privileges at nearby hospitals, which is difficult and unnecessary. Also, it is against precedent as a nearly identical law in Texas was declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court in 2016 with Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt. The Louisiana law would effectively shut two or possibly all three of the remaining clinics in the state.

Endorsing organizations include the following:
Acting Out
Answer Coalition
Chicago Abortion Fund
Chicago for Abortion Rights
Chicago NOW (Chicago Chapter-National Organization for Women)
Chicago Teachers Union Women’s Rights Committee
The Clinic Vest Project
DePaul Socialists
Gay Liberation Network
Illinois Choice Action Team
Illinois Single Payer Coalition
Indivisible Chicago
Lifted Voices
MASS Action
Men4Choice
Midwest Access Coalition
Midwest Access Project
Mujeres Latinas en Accion
Party for Socialism and Liberation – PSL
Physicians for a National Health Program-Illinois
Scarleteen
Shout Your Abortion
33rd Ward Working Families
with more to follow!

Please take a stance on defending a law that is currently LEGAL but not accessible! We MUST keep abortion safe and legal, and make it accessible to all! There is NO GOING BACK.

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March 04 2020

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Date: March 4
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Venue

Federal Center & Plaza

219 S. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60603

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Organizers

Chicago For Abortion Rights
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Answer Chicago
Scarleteen
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The Party for Socialism and Liberation Chicago
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Illinois Choice Action Team
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Chicago Abortion Fund
Phone: 312-663-0336
Email:
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Chicago NOW
Acting Out
Email:
Website: Visit Organizer Website
MASS Action
Email:
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33rd Ward Working Families
Website: Visit Organizer Website
The Clinic Vest Project
Website: Visit Organizer Website
Midwest Access Coalition
Phone: (847) 750-6224
Email:
Website: Visit Organizer Website
Gay Liberation Network
Phone: (773) 209-1187
Email:
DePaul Socialists
Website: Visit Organizer Website
Indivisible Chicago
Email:
Website: Visit Organizer Website
Shout Your Abortion
Website: Visit Organizer Website