Illinois latest state to increase abortion rights in 2019

On Wednesday, Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker, a Democrat, signed the Reproductive Health Act, which establishes reproductive health, including abortion, as a fundamental right in the state.
0:49 | 06/12/19

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Transcript for Illinois latest state to increase abortion rights in 2019
Today. We proudly proclaim. That in this state. We trust women. And in Illinois a week guarantee as a fundamental right. A woman's right to choose. Illinois is demonstrating what it means to affirm the rights of individuals. To make the most personal and fundamental decisions of their lives no matter. There are income level no matter their race ethnicity or religion. When it comes to contraception abortion and reproductive care. This law puts the decision making where it belongs in the hands of women and their doctors.

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