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Abortion rights activists rally against new state bans

Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City, May 21, 2019. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City, May 21, 2019. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City, May 21, 2019. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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Abortion rights activists rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Abortion rights activists rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Abortion rights activists rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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A wire hanger used as sign of protest is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A wire hanger used as sign of protest is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A wire hanger used as sign of protest is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Beth Cope of Jersey City, New Jersey attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Beth Cope of Jersey City, New Jersey attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Beth Cope of Jersey City, New Jersey attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Tamara Stevens, a No Safe Seats Collaborative Alliances Team member attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Tamara Stevens, a No Safe Seats Collaborative Alliances Team member attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Tamara Stevens, a No Safe Seats Collaborative Alliances Team member attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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Women dressed as handmaidens take part in an abortion rights rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Women dressed as handmaidens take part in an abortion rights rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Women dressed as handmaidens take part in an abortion rights rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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A woman holds up a sign as hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Court House during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A woman holds up a sign as hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Court House during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A woman holds up a sign as hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Court House during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Tiger Moskowitz and his mother attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Tiger Moskowitz and his mother attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Tiger Moskowitz and his mother attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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Hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Courthouse during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Courthouse during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Courthouse during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Demonstrators display signs at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Demonstrators display signs at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Demonstrators display signs at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan
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Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Abortion-rights campaigners attend a rally against new restrictions on abortion passed by legislatures in eight states including Alabama and Georgia, in New York City. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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Anti-abortion activist Boris Kizenko of Holmdel, New Jersey counter-demonstrates at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Anti-abortion activist Boris Kizenko of Holmdel, New Jersey counter-demonstrates at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Anti-abortion activist Boris Kizenko of Holmdel, New Jersey counter-demonstrates at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan
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Ruby Shah, 24, attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Ruby Shah, 24, attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Ruby Shah, 24, attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Protesters march during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action rally in St. Louis, Missouri.  REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Protesters march during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action rally in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Protesters march during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action rally in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Pro-choice activists assemble in downtown Memphis during a "Stop Abortion Bans Day of Action" rally hosted by the Tennessee chapter of Planned Parenthood in Tennessee. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht

Pro-choice activists assemble in downtown Memphis during a "Stop Abortion Bans Day of Action" rally hosted by the Tennessee chapter of Planned Parenthood in Tennessee. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht

Pro-choice activists assemble in downtown Memphis during a "Stop Abortion Bans Day of Action" rally hosted by the Tennessee chapter of Planned Parenthood in Tennessee. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht
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Abortion rights demonstrators hold a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Abortion rights demonstrators hold a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Abortion rights demonstrators hold a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Democratic 2020 presidential candidate and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) poses with an abortion rights demonstrator during a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Democratic 2020 presidential candidate and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) poses with an abortion rights demonstrator during a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Democratic 2020 presidential candidate and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) poses with an abortion rights demonstrator during a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Anti-abortion activist Boris Kizenko of Holmdel, New Jersey, right, counter-demonstrates at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Anti-abortion activist Boris Kizenko of Holmdel, New Jersey, right, counter-demonstrates at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Anti-abortion activist Boris Kizenko of Holmdel, New Jersey, right, counter-demonstrates at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan
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Pro-choice supporters Angela Mayfield, Jen Nelson and a Georgia State Trooper look down on the crowd at the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Pro-choice supporters Angela Mayfield, Jen Nelson and a Georgia State Trooper look down on the crowd at the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Pro-choice supporters Angela Mayfield, Jen Nelson and a Georgia State Trooper look down on the crowd at the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Pro-choice supporters are seen on the steps of the old court house during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Pro-choice supporters are seen on the steps of the old court house during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Pro-choice supporters are seen on the steps of the old court house during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses abortion rights activists during a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses abortion rights activists during a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) addresses abortion rights activists during a rally outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Pro-choice supporters attend the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Pro-choice supporters attend the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Pro-choice supporters attend the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Pro-choice supporters attend the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Pro-choice supporters attend the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Pro-choice supporters attend the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Pro-choice activists assemble in downtown Memphis during a "Stop Abortion Bans Day of Action" rally hosted by the Tennessee chapter of Planned Parenthood in Tennessee. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht

Pro-choice activists assemble in downtown Memphis during a "Stop Abortion Bans Day of Action" rally hosted by the Tennessee chapter of Planned Parenthood in Tennessee. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht

Pro-choice activists assemble in downtown Memphis during a "Stop Abortion Bans Day of Action" rally hosted by the Tennessee chapter of Planned Parenthood in Tennessee. REUTERS/Karen Pulfer Focht
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A woman dressed in costume inspired by Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale attends a protest against anti-abortion legislation in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

A woman dressed in costume inspired by Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale attends a protest against anti-abortion legislation in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

A woman dressed in costume inspired by Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale attends a protest against anti-abortion legislation in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan
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Josh McLaurin, Georgia Representative District 51, attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Josh McLaurin, Georgia Representative District 51, attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Josh McLaurin, Georgia Representative District 51, attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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Keaton, 3, is surrounded by pro-choice supporters at the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Keaton, 3, is surrounded by pro-choice supporters at the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Keaton, 3, is surrounded by pro-choice supporters at the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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A pro-choice supporter attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

A pro-choice supporter attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

A pro-choice supporter attends the "Stop the Bans" rally in Atlanta, Georgia. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry
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A woman standing in the street with a 'my choice' sign is seen during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A woman standing in the street with a 'my choice' sign is seen during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A woman standing in the street with a 'my choice' sign is seen during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A woman holding a stuffed uterus stating 'mine' is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A woman holding a stuffed uterus stating 'mine' is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A woman holding a stuffed uterus stating 'mine' is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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A man tries to get his view across to pro-choice supporters during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A man tries to get his view across to pro-choice supporters during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A man tries to get his view across to pro-choice supporters during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Planned Parenthood president Dr. Leana Wen speaks at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Planned Parenthood president Dr. Leana Wen speaks at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan

Planned Parenthood president Dr. Leana Wen speaks at a protest against anti-abortion legislation at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan
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Hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Courthouse during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Courthouse during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

Hundreds of women protest on the steps of the Old Courthouse during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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