Anti-abortionists, buoyed by Trump, get new wind in US

Pro-choice activists have suffered setbacks in several US states in recent daysEmboldened by Donald Trump’s imminent arrival at the White House, abortion opponents are mobilizing, taking severe measures that some say threaten constitutional freedoms. Pro-choice activists, who support a woman’s right to choose to use contraception or have a legal abortion, suffered setbacks in several US states in recent days. In Ohio, Republican Governor John Kasich signed Tuesday a law banning abortion after the 20th week of pregnancy, making no exception for rape, incest or fetal anomaly.

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