March 9, 1986

Jerry Horn holds an aborted babyToday in League HistoryMarch 9, 1986—The League counter-protests the March for Women’s Lives held by the National Organization for Women (NOW) on the National Mall in Washington, DC. League staffer Jerry Horn (pictured left) is arrested for displaying an aborted baby’s body, wrapped in a blanket. Police confiscate the baby’s body with the bizarre explanation that it constitutes evidence of a crime, though the abortion that killed the child was legal under Roe v. Wade.

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