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An estimated 1,000 protesters gathered outside the Georgia State Capitol Tuesday to rally against the new “heartbeat” abortion ban.
The demonstration was part of a coordinated nationwide #StopTheBans movement to protest abortion restrictions after several states have adopted new laws including Alabama, Mississippi and Ohio.
Supporters of the new laws, however, hope to see even more states adopt similar legislation.
“Pro-life people across this country, people who stand for the unborn, they need to continue to share their thoughts, share their concerns and actually they need to continue to pass this legislation across the country,” said Walker Wildmon, Vice President of Operations for American Family Association, a Christian non-profit advocacy group. Read/watch here…