Pro-choice protesters gather for 'Bans Off Our Bodies' marches across country

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Protesters gathered in New York, Washington, D.C. and other U.S. cities Saturday to march for legal protections of abortion and to protest the potential end of Roe v. Wade.

The “Bans Off Our Bodies” event, organized by a coalition of groups including Planned Parenthood and the Women’s March on the National Mall in DC, is part of a nationwide day of action to push back against states imposing restrictions on abortion. Numerous cities across the country will also hold rallies, including Chicago, Dallas and others.

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Pro-choice activists rally at the Washington Monument before a march to the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, May 14, 2022.  (JOSE LUIS MAGANA/AFP via Getty Images)

Crowds gather at Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. for the Bans Off Our Bodies pro-choice march. (Fox News)

Pro-choice activist Cristela Luiz (L) confronts a pro-life demonstrator during a Bans Off Our Bodies rally at the base of the Washington Monument on May, 14 2022, in Washington.  (Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

The D.C. protesters plan to march from the Washington Monument up the Mall past the Capitol and

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