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Why We Oppose SB 6612 and Sex-Selective Abortion Bans

These bans affect a large number of people in Washington. AAPI are the fasting growing racial group in Washington. Washington has the fifth-largest Asian American community in the country. Washington’s AAPI community already struggles with substantial barriers to seeking and accessing health care services.

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NAACP & NAPAWF v. Tom Horne

In 2013, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), on behalf of the National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum (NAPAWF) along with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)-Maricopa County Branch, brought a lawsuit against the State of Arizona for passing a race- and sex- selective abortion ban.

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Defeating Sex Selective Abortion Bans: Advocacy Toolkit

AAPI women are taking back the narrative about who we are. Far-right politicians have been launching attacks on the reproductive decision-making of AAPI women. We ask our friends and allies across the country to push back on these sex-selective abortion bans. They do not only impact our community, they harm all women by opening the door to more and more abortion restrictions based on a woman’s motives, or projected motives.

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