President Trump speaks at March for Life event | USA TODAY

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Published on 24 Jan 2020, 18:15
President Donald Trump is expected to join fired-up March for Life crowds as anti-abortion laws face court challenges

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As states and reproductive rights groups battle in courtrooms over the harshest crackdowns on abortion access in decades, tens of thousands of people are set to take to the street Friday calling for an end to the practice.

Energized by sweeping legislative victories – and buoyed by an appearance by President Donald Trump – organizers say an estimated 100,000 people are expected to converge on Washington, D.C., for the 47th annual March for Life.

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