Screen Shot 2018-01-31 at 3.06.49 PM.png

While NAPW does more than legal advocacy, one way to simplify and sum up NAPW's work is to say: If you are locked up because you are knocked up - Contact Us!

Find more information about Knocked Up, Fight Back! Here

State of the Union: Who will defend and advocate for the pregnant woman?

During the January 2018 State of the Union address, we heard President Trump declare that his "administration is committed to fighting the drug epidemic and helping get treatment for those in need." But rather than describing how the government will expand access to drug treatment (and no plans have been put forward for an increase in funding this year) he launched into a story about a police officer in New Mexico who saw "a pregnant, homeless woman preparing to inject heroin." According to the President, the police officer, who "felt God speak to him," embodied the "goodness of our nation" by adopting the woman's baby.

continued »