NJ Spotlight News

Rate of abortions increases in NJ, report says

Clip: 11/02/2022 | 1m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

A new study from the nonprofit Society of Family Planning finds that New Jersey and the Northeast region experienced a 7% increase in legal abortions from April 2022 to August 2022. The report shows a shift in where people obtain abortion care in both restricted-access and protected-access states. Overall, abortion rates dropped 6% nationally.

Aired: 11/02/22

Rating: NR

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