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State battles on abortion policy anticipate a post-Roe world

Clip: 02/01/2019 | 7m 23s Video has closed captioning.

Proposed legislation in Virginia that would loosen restrictions on third trimester abortions has sparked outrage among conservatives. Many pro-choice advocates expect the Supreme Court to scale back abortion rights, and states favorable to abortion are preparing. Lisa Desjardins talks to Mary Ziegler, a law professor at Florida State University and author of several books on abortion politics.

Aired: 02/01/19

Rating: NR

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