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News:

Missouri Appleseed’s research on menstrual hygiene in Missouri prisons has been featured in the following news stories:

Missouri Appleseed’s partners’ research on suspending rather than terminating incarcerated people’s Medicaid was featured in a St. Louis Post-Dispatch article from March 4, 2019:

Change in how Missouri handles inmates on Medicaid

On April 15, 2019, Missouri Appleseed disseminated this press release following the passage of St. Louis City’s Board Bill 212, which improves healthcare for pregnant inmates and mandates access to quality menstrual hygiene products in St. Louis city jails:

Missouri Appleseed Board Bill 212 Press Release

On October 3, 2019, Missouri Appleseed’s Executive Director Liza Weiss was quoted in a Missouri Times article on St. Louis County Executive Sam Page’s executive order improving conditions for pregnant inmates in the St. Louis County jail:

Page’s executive order changes treatment of pregnant inmates

Past Events:

Missouri Appleseed’s Good Apple Reception

Honoring Representative Tracy McCreery and St. Louis City Alderwoman Christine Ingrassia

Thursday, June 13th, 2019, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

St. Louis University Law School

100 N Tucker Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63101

12th Floor Pavilion

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