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4:12 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

Anti-Abortion Marchers Support Parental Notification Bill

Alexandra Kocik Northwest News Network

Originally published on Tue January 22, 2013 4:52 pm

OLYMPIA, Wash. – Thousands of anti-abortion protestors gathered at the state capital in Olympia Tuesday. They marked the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade. Many carried red roses and handmade signs.

The rally comes as a committee in the Washington Senate says it will consider a parental notification bill. Republican Sen. Mike Padden introduced the measure to require 48-hour notice to a parent or guardian before a girl under 18 receives an abortion.

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