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“We’re rejoicing”: Texas abortion foes celebrate Supreme Court ruling and say their work isn’t done

Friday was joyful for activists who have spent decades fighting to end abortion, and now they want to see abortion restrictions spread nationwide.

Xavier White bows his head during a prayer at a rally in support of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade in front of Planned Parenthood’s offices Friday, June 24, 2022, in Houston. (Justin Rex for The Texas Tribune)
Houston Coalition for Life’s bus sits in a parking lot across from Houston Women’s Clinic on June 24, 2022, in Houston. Houston Coalition for Life’s bus provides pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, and counsel to pregnant women.
The security guard at Houston Women’s Clinic walks in front of their sign reading, “this clinic stays open” after the Supreme Court’s decision on June 24, 2022.
Laurence White, pastor at the Our Savior Lutheran Church, closes his eyes for a prayer at a rally in support of the Supreme Court’s decision in front of Planned Parenthood’s offices on June 24, 2022, in Houston.

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