April 15, 2019
WHAT: Press conference sponsored by the Connecticut chapter of the National Organization for Women in partnership with Access Connecticut Now, State Senator Steve Cassano and State Representative Cristin McCarthy Vahey.
WHY: Connecticut NOW and more than 15 partner organizations have joined forces to urge the Connecticut General Assembly to pass SB 972, An Act Concerning Access to Original Birth Records By Adult Adopted Persons as a way to eradicate a misguided law put in place in the 1970s to “protect” Connecticut women, but instead is no more than a thinly veiled effort to silence and marginalize them.
WHEN: 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 16
WHERE: Room 1B of the Legislative Office Building, Hartford
For more information, please contact:
Cindy Wolfe Boynton – 203-214-7554 or firstname.lastname@example.org
President, National Organization for Women, Connecticut Chapter
Karen Caffrey – 860-306-0900 or email@example.com
President, Access Connecticut Now