New York NOW

New York Ensures Abortion Access Despite Possible Ban

Clip: Season 2023 Episode 15 | 1m 34s  | Video has closed captioning.

New York has purchased a five-year supply of misoprostol, another form of medication abortion, in response to a recent ruling by a federal judge in Texas that could make certain abortion medication, including mifepristone, illegal nationwide. Governor Kathy Hochul has announced the plan to ensure access to the procedure for New Yorkers, no matter what.

Aired: 04/14/23

Rating: NR

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