June 22, 2019
By If/When/How and CUNY School of Law

A letter to the U.N. Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty, authored by legal scholars from the SIA Legal Team (now If/When/How: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice) and the CUNY School of Law, concerning “three issues that converge to affect the reproductive lives of women living in extreme poverty: limits on cash assistance for children born into families already receiving public benefits, prohibition on public insurance (Medicaid) coverage of most abortions, and criminalization of self-induced abortion.”