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Take Action for Pregnant Workers’ Rights

  • April 18, 2017
  • Posted in News

No one in Kentucky should have to choose between the health of their pregnancy and their job. Yet, this is happening all too often in the Commonwealth. The Kentucky Pregnant Workers’ Rights Act (KY PWRA), filed during the regular session of the 2017 General Assembly (HB 260/SB172), would ensure that pregnant workers are given fair […]

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Lawsuit Keeps Last Abortion Clinic in Kentucky Open

  • April 10, 2017
  • Posted in Legal

A federal court signed an order April 10, 2017 that permits the last clinic in Kentucky to remain open during the pendency of the case.  The American Civil Liberties Union and attorneys at Lynch, Cox, Gilman & Goodman P.S.C. filed a federal lawsuit aimed at blocking unconstitutional state laws that would have forced the clinic […]

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Update: Judge Grants Temporary Restraining Order in Clinic Closure Case

  • March 31, 2017
  • Posted in Legal

A Judge has GRANTED a temporary restraining order, blocking the state from shutting down EMW Women’s Surgical Center. The American Civil Liberties Union and attorneys at Lynch, Cox, Gilman & Goodman P.S.C filed a federal lawsuit aimed at blocking unconstitutional state laws that would have forced the clinic to close. The law that Kentucky used […]

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