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On the 46th anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court Decision, the State of New York enacted a shocking bill that legalizes abortion in the Empire State--even late in the third trimester of pregnancy!

On this episode of the?40 Days for Life Podcast, Shawn Carney, Sue Thayer, and Steve Karlen discuss:

  • why New York's pro-abortion politicians decided?NOW is the time to pass legislation so extreme that it rivals?abortion law in places like China and North Korea

  • the dangers of the law's provision allowing NON-DOCTORS to perform abortions

  • how children born alive after attempted abortions are no longer protected under New York law


We'll also take a look at reaction to the new law--including Gov. Andrew Cuomo's directive to light the World Trade Center pink "to celebrate this achievement and shine a bright light forward for the rest of the nation to follow."
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Steven Karlen, Campaign Director

Prior to joining the headquarters team, Steve directed several highly-successful 40 Days for Life campaigns in his hometown of Madison, Wisconsin. As campaign director, Steve helps local 40 Days for Life leaders build and improve life-saving efforts in their communities.