Two years after voters in South Dakota overturned a strict ban on abortion, a new measure on the November ballot could eventually reach the Supreme Court. A look at initiatives in South Dakota, Colorado and California that would limit a woman’s access to abortion. Diane and her guests will also discuss the American Psychological Association’s report on abortion and mental health.


  • Stephanie Simon Staff reporter for The Wall Street Journal.
  • Brenda Major Psychology professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara and Chair of the American Psychological Association's Task Force on Mental Health and Abortion
  • Marcia Greenberger Founder and co-president of the National Women's Law Center
  • Wanda Franz President of the National Right to Life Committee and a developmental psychologist and professor emerita of child development in the division of Family and Consumer Sciences at West Virginia University in Morgantown, West Virginia.

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