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Dozens rally in Las Vegas against abortion bans

Posted at 11:57 AM, May 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-21 15:02:19-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV — Dozens of people gathered in Las Vegas on May 21 to rally against abortion bans being passed across the country and to show support for SB179, also known as "Trust Nevada Women Act."

The rally took place at the Grant Sawyer Building near downtown Las Vegas. More than 200 men and women were in attendance.

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If passed, SB179 would decriminalize abortion in Nevada.

13 Action News Reporter Alicia Pattillo was also at the event. Below are some highlights.