Brief Bank

Alicia Beltran (Applicant) vs. Jamie Loehnis, Jim Strachota, Mark D. Bensen, Washington County Circuit Court, John Doe (Respondents)

October 01, 2013

Alicia Beltran (Applicant) v. Jamie Loehnis, in his official capacity as Executive Director of the Casa Clare Treatment Center; Jim Strachota, in his official capacity as Director of Human Services for Washington County, WI; Mark D. Bensen, in his official capacity as District Attorney for Washington County, WI; the Washington County Circuit Court, John Doe, in his official capacity as immediate custodian of Applicant Alicia Beltran (Respondents)
APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS PURSUANT TO 28 U.S.C. § 2241 BY A PERSON IN CUSTODY
Frank Declaration, Frank Exhibit A, Frank Exhibit B
Hartke Declaration, Hartke Exhibit A, Hartke Exhibit B
Imseis Declaration, Imseis Exhibit A
Schauberger Declaration, Schauberger Exhibit A
Stancliff Declaration, Stancliff Exhibit A, Stancliff Exhibit B, Stancliff Exhibit C
Kenneth A. De Ville & Loretta M. Kopelman, 1999. "Fetal Protection in Wisconsin's Revised Child Abuse Law: Right Goal, Wrong Remedy," Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 27: 332-42.

New Jersey Division of Youth and Family Services v. Y.N., In the Matter of P.A.C., a Minor

August 01, 2013

Amended Brief of Amici Curiae Experts in Maternal and Fetal Health, Public Health, and Drug Treatment in Support of Defendant-Petitioner
List of Amicus Curiae: Experts in Maternal and Fetal Health, Public Health, and Drug Treatment in Support of Defendant-Petitioner

Ohio v. Astasia Clemons

May 03, 2013

Brief of Amici Curiae In Support of Appellant Astasia Clemons
Decision and Judgment

Mississippi v. Buckhalter

December 26, 2012

Supreme Court:
Brief of Amicus Curaie Mississippi Psychological Association in Support of Appellee Buckhalter
Brief of Amicus Curaie of Legal Voice and Pregnancy Loss Experts in Support of Appellee
Brief of Amicus Curaie on Sex Discrimination
Amicus Brief of Interested Human Rights Organizations and Academics
Amicus Brief of Medical and Public Health Experts

Villegas v. Metropolitan Government of Davidson County/Nashville – Davidson County Sherriff’s Office

May 09, 2012

US Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit Amicus Brief
List of Amici

Indiana v. Bei Bei Shuai

March 14, 2012

Briefs Filed in the Indiana Supreme Court

List of Amicus on all briefs
Petition to Transfer
Brief of Amici by Indiana National Organization for Women
Brief of Amicus Curiae of Postpartum Support International et al.
Brief of Amicus Curiae of Legal Voice, et al.
Brief of Amicus Curiae of Medical Providers

Alabama v. Kimbrough & Ankrom

March 14, 2012

Amicus Brief on Behalf of Amanda Kimbrough in the Alabama Supreme Court - Filed on March 13, 2012
Amicus Brief on Behalf of Hope Ankrom in the Alabama Supreme Court - Filed on March 13, 2012

Amanda Kimbrough v. Alabama
Court of Criminal Appeals - Motion for Leave & Amicus Brief

Hope Ankrom v. Alabama
Court of Criminal Appeals - Amicus Brief - Filed on September 23, 2010

McCormack v. Hiedeman

February 07, 2012

In the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - on appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Idaho
Brief of Amici Curiae Legal Voice, CRR, and NAPW in Support of Appellee

New Jersey DYFS vs. A.L.

January 10, 2012

NJ DYFS vs. AL - Brief of Amici Curiae (PDF)

New Jersey DYFS v. V.M. and B.G., In the Matter of the Guardianship of J.M.G.

August 06, 2010

Brief of Amici Curiae Experts in Maternal and Neonatal Health, Birth, and Child Welfare
Brief of Experts in Maternal and Neonatal Health, Birth, and Child Welfare, Amici Curaie, in Support of Reversal of Judgment of the Trial Court

United States v. "Ms. T"

June 15, 2009

US District Court of Maine
Amicus Curiae Brief of Medical, Public Health, and HIV Experts and Advocates in Support of Bail Pending Appeal Or, In the Alternative, Re-Sentencing

Ina Cochran v. Kentucky

February 24, 2009

Kentucky Supreme Court
Brief of Amicus Curiae

Michelle Geiser Behles v. North Dakota

November 17, 2008

North Dakota Supreme Court
Brief of Amici Curiae North Dakota Women's Network, American Academy of Addition Psychiatry, American Medical Women's Association, National Women's Health Network, National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health International Center for the Advancement of Addiction Treatment's Et. Al

NAPW, Rebecca Project for Human Rights and NESRI File Amicus Brief on Behalf of Over 35 Groups Condemning Shackling Pregnant Incarcerated Women During Labor and Delivery Before 8th Circuit Court of Appeals

August 05, 2008

US Court of Appeals for 8th Circuit
Brief of Amici Curiae

Alabama v. Shekelia Ward

June 18, 2008

Amicus Brief in Alabama Circuit Court

Ex Parte Amber Lovill (Texas)

January 18, 2008

Court of Criminal Appeals for 13th District of TX at Corpus Christi
Amicus Curaie Brief in Support of Appellant
Amicus Appendix

Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
Amicus Curiae Brief of Medical, Public Health, and Child Welfare Experts and Advocates in Support of Respondent Amber Lovill

Oklahoma v. Theresa Lee Hernandez

September 20, 2007

Amicus Brief in Support of the Motion to Dismiss the Information in State v. Hernandez
List of Signatories to Hernandez Public Health Amicus Brief

New Mexico Supreme Court to Hear Oral Arguments in Case Involving Prosecution of Woman Struggling with Addiction During Pregnancy

May 04, 2007

Leading Physicians, Scientific Researchers, and Medical, Public Health, and Child Welfare Organizations Oppose Treating Pregnant Women Who Give Birth in Spite of a Drug Problem as Felony Child Abusers

Tayshea Aiwohi Case: Public Health Amicus Brief

July 05, 2005

PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, July 5, 2005

Prosecuting Pregnant Women Who Experience Drug Dependencies Will Undermine Health of Children and Women.

Over 60 Leading Medical, Public Health, Child Welfare and Drug Treatment Organizations and Experts Ask Hawai`i Supreme Court to Overturn Conviction of Tayshea Aiwohi