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Jeanne Flavin

Jeanne Flavin

Jeanne Flavin is a professor of sociology at Fordham University. She is also the author of Our Bodies, Our Crimes: The Policing of Women's Reproduction in America and serves as president of the board of directors for National Advocates for Pregnant Women.

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Jeanne Flavin

Jeanne Flavin

Jeanne Flavin is a professor of sociology at Fordham University. She is also the author of Our Bodies, Our Crimes: The Policing of Women's Reproduction in America and serves as president of the board of directors for National Advocates for Pregnant Women.