Thousands in D.C. rally against 40 years of abortion rights

Posted: January 26, 2013 at 4:57 a.m.

Dressed in yellow sweatshirts displaying the word “Life,” high school students from Chicago gather on the steps of a Senate office building and shout encouragement to the thousands of anti-abortion protesters who marched past the Capitol on Friday and gathered on the steps of the Supreme Court.

Tens of thousands of protesters marched through Washington on Friday and converged on the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court to voice their opposition to the court’s decision 40 years ago this week in Roe v. Wade, the landmark case that secured a woman’s right to abortion.

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Front Section, Pages 8 on 01/26/2013