Benson v. Raimondo - A court case that The ACLU of Rhode Island is currently involved in.

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Benson v. Raimondo (2019)

Category: Abortion    Active Case    Privacy    Women's Rights    

About this Case:
This is a lawsuit filed by private parties challenging the constitutionality of the Reproductive Privacy Act on the grounds that it violates the Rhode Island Constitution.  The ACLU of RI has filed an "friend of court" brief challenging the plaintiffs position.

Current Status:
Lawsuit filed in June 2019. Defendents have filed a motion to dismiss, and the ACLU of RI brief supports that motion.

Attorneys:
Lynette Labinger and Faye Dion

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