National Database of State Abortion Laws

We collaborated with the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) and family law professors around the country to build a database of two-page reference sheets that provide the status of abortion law in every state in the nation.

Reference Library on the Criminalization of Pregnancy and Reproductive Health

Undo Burden

Jessica Pauley, Seattle U Law student, through an independent study, created an interactive data source that shows the impact of current abortion laws on women and others seeking abortion in the Northwest.

Read about the impact of abortion laws on individuals seeking care in the NW on

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Deirdre M. Bowen, J.D., Ph.D.
Director, Family Law Center
Moccasin Lake Foundation Endowed Chair
Professor of Law

Sullivan Hall 433
Call: 206-398-4289