SAN FRANCISCO (CBS/AP) — Thousands of abortion opponents were rallying in downtown San Francisco for the 10th annual “Walk for Life West Coast.”
The protesters gathered at Civic Center Plaza in front of City Hall on Saturday before planning a march down Market Street to Justin Herman Plaza. They held “Defend life” signs.READ MORE: Antioch: Woman In Stable Condition After Passenger In Her Car Accidently Shot Her
Supervisor David Campos introduced a resolution last week opposing the “Abortion hurts women” banners that protest organizers hung on Market Street.READ MORE: COVID: California Lawmakers Revive Virus Tax Break For Businesses
On Wednesday, thousands of anti-abortion activists participated in the annual “Walk for Life” rally in Washington, D.C., to mark the 41st anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion.