New York Governor Says State Safe for Baby Killers

Gov. Kathy Hochul, responding to strict new abortion laws in Texas, said that she'll make New York a safe legal haven for women's reproductive health. "We have to stop extremists from taking women's rights away," Hochul said at an appearance with U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and other female state and local leaders at the Women's Rights Pioneers Monument in New York City's Central Park. The Texas law prohibits abortions after six weeks of pregnancy and creates a kind of bounty system where people can be paid up to $10,000 if they report potential violators. The U.S. Supreme Court refused to issue a stay of the law while it reviews the case. Read more...


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