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Reproductive Rights, Health, and Justice
Resource Guide

Heather Burke | July 27, 2018
Alliance for Justice works closely with advocates and organizations focused on ensuring reproductive autonomy for all people and, all too often, we oppose anti-choice laws and policies at the state and federal level. In this resource guide, we have collected advocacy success stories from reproductive rights, health, and justice organizations… Read More

Advocating on Judicial Nominations

Jasmine Newman | September 23, 2020
https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/rulesofthegame/ROTG-Judicial-Nominations.mp3   We are deeply saddened by the loss of one of the greatest jurists of our lifetime. Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a champion for a just and free society, as an advocate, an attorney and a Supreme Court Justice. She is irreplaceable, but someone… Read More

501(c)(3) Public Charities and Ballot Measures

Heather Burke | July 28, 2018
501(c)(3) public charities may legally express positions on ballot initiatives, referenda, state constitutional amendments, city charter amendments, bond measures, and other policies put to a direct vote of the public (although they must be careful not to suggest support or opposition to any candidates for public office). Ballot measure advocacy… Read More
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Some Do’s and Don’ts for c3s Weighing in on the Supreme Court Vacancy

Ryann Alonso | September 23, 2020
Weighing in on Supreme Court Nominees 501(c)(3) public charities are legally allowed to influence the Senate confirmation of a Supreme Court justice. The Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) has recognized that influencing the confirmation of federal judges is exactly like influencing any other legislative vote through lobbying. “Because the Senate’s action… Read More

#StopTheBans

Jessica Soforenko | June 3, 2019
As state lawmakers act with lightning speed to ban abortions, fierce and experienced advocates in the reproductive justi...