Abortion abolitionists set to rally at Oklahoma State Capitol

Oklahoma State Capitol

Oklahoma State Capitol

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Preparations are underway for an anti-abortion rally in Oklahoma City on Tuesday.

Thousands of people are expected to be in attendance.

Supporters are rallying in support of Senate Bill 13, authored by Senator Joseph Silk, R- Broken Bow. The bill is a push to criminalize abortion in Oklahoma and states:

“Any abortion procedure that results in the death of an unborn child … is subject to the same laws governing homicide, manslaughter, justifiable homicide, and excusable homicide.”

Critics of the bill argue it is unconstitutional.

The rally starts at 10 a.m. at the state capitol.

Security at the capitol has been increased for the event.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News

More News

National News

More U.S & World

Washington D.C.

More Washington

Your Local Election HQ

More Your Local Election HQ

Daily Oklahoma Coronavirus Data


Contact In Your Corner Team

Latest News

More News


image of QR Code

KFOR Digital Originals

More Digital Original

Follow @KFOR on Twitter