Monthly Archives: May 2015

WLP on the Radio Discussing Pregnant Workers’ Rights

On Wednesday, WLP staff attorney Tara Pfeifer talked with WITF Smart Talk’s Scott LaMar about the rights of pregnant workers. The rights of pregnant workers is at a tipping point, especially since the United States Supreme Court issued an opinion … Continue reading

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Victory: Philadelphia’s Earned Paid Sick Days in Effect Today

Philadelphia’s earned paid sick leave ordinance goes into effect today. That means that if you work more than 40 hours per year in the city of Philadelphia, you qualify to earn paid or unpaid sick time to care for yourself … Continue reading

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WLP Announces the Campaign for Women’s Health

Women’s Law Project is proud to announce founding membership in the Campaign for Women’s Health, a new statewide coalition formed to change the conversation about women’s health care in Pennsylvania. For years now in Harrisburg, the phrase ‘women’s health’ has … Continue reading

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INVITATION to “Living in the Crosshairs” Book Release Party

You are invited to celebrate the release of the new book:  Living in the Crosshairs: The Untold Stories of Anti-Abortion Terrorism by David S. Cohen and Krysten Connon   Thursday, May 7 6pm – 8pm Philadelphia Women’s Center 777 Appletree … Continue reading

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