The ruling in the Supreme Court case Whole Women’s Health v. Hellerstedt invalidated the basis that so many, if not all, standing abortion restrictions are founded on, including parental involvement laws.
Here at Scarleteen, we love consent — but what about when your disability changes the way you interact with conversations about sex and autonomy?
Nondisabled people can be invasive, clueless, or rude at the best of times, but especially when it comes to sex. Fortunately, we have tips for dealing with them!
Some people say they're "sexually attracted to disability." That's objectifying, and you deserve to be loved as a whole person.
Rebel Well: a Starter Survival Guide to a Trumped America for Teens and Emerging Adults: Your rights and how to be safe if you're engaging in active (in-person) protest actions.
Rebel Well: a Starter Survival Guide to a Trumped America for Teens and Emerging Adults: Information and advice for if you find yourself involved with the justice system, including as a victim of a crime.
In every state where consent or notification is required for a minor to get an abortion, there's also a judicial bypass option. Here's the history and mechanics of judicial bypass laws.
I am 16 years old and already have a 7 month old baby. My son has a lot of health problems, he was born with a lung disease and has holes in his heart. I recently found out I was pregnant again and I'm not for sure how to go about it. I've only told one person and that's my older sister....