Jewish congregations mount legal challenges to state abortion bans

By: - August 26, 2022 3:00 am

Leaders of the Central Reform Congregation in St. Louis, which is in the progressive tradition of Reform Judaism, say access to abortion care is a requirement of Jewish law and Missouri’s abortion ban violates their members’ religious freedom. (Rebecca Rivas/The Missouri Independent)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.

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