by Bryce Covert Apr 27, 2015
The Florida legislature overwhelmingly passed a bill that codifies pregnant women's right to equal treatment by employers and business owners.
by Beenish Ahmed Apr 1, 2015
Schoolgirls who became pregnant, in part, because of the uptick in sexual violence and sex work in the midst of the Ebola outbreak are now further punished by not being allowed to graduate from school.
by Bryce Covert Mar 31, 2015
"She's unable to fulfill her duties as an officer according to her doctor, so she can't come back to work," the mayor said.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Mar 30, 2015
The case is a disturbing example of overly broad laws that essentially criminalize pregnancy.
by Nicole Flatow Mar 25, 2015
When Peggy Young was advised by her doctor not to perform heavy lifting during pregnancy, she was faced with the choice to either continue the now-dangerous work or go on unpaid leave without benefits.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Mar 12, 2015
They say the Obama administration should act quickly to close a loophole that's denying care to pregnant women.
by Bryce Covert Mar 12, 2015
Cynthia Terrana also says she suffered emotional and physical trauma after being fired that led to a miscarriage.
by Bryce Covert Mar 2, 2015
Betzaida Cruz Cardona is suing Savers for allegedly firing her and telling her to "stay home" to care for her pregnancy.
by Bryce Covert Feb 24, 2015
Megan Hemmerlein says Bloomberg wouldn't let her cover certain stories, gave her a poor performance review, and then fired her.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Feb 18, 2015
Pregnancy doesn't currently count as a "qualifying life event."