NJ Spotlight News

Lawmakers won’t seek state constitutional abortion amendment

Clip: 11/21/2022 | 1m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

Democratic lawmakers are scrapping plans to seek to permanently put abortion rights in the New Jersey state Constitution. As first reported by the New Jersey Globe, legislative leaders pulled a proposal that would have asked voters to enshrine the right to an abortion through a 2023 ballot referendum after losing support from party members and key groups like Planned Parenthood and the ACLU.

Aired: 11/21/22

Rating: NR

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