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Rally to protest 'ultrasound bill'

The Women's Rights Coalition of Southern Chester County announced today that it is organizing a protest next Thursday against House Bill 1077, a controversial proposal that would require a woman seeking an abortion to have a vaginal ultrasound.

Rally to protest 'ultrasound bill'

The Women’s Rights Coalition of Southern Chester County announced today that it is organizing a protest next Thursday against House Bill 1077, a controversial proposal that would require a woman seeking an abortion to have a vaginal ultrasound.

A March for the Protection of Women’s Rights will begin at 9 a.m. at the Penn Township Building, 260 Lewis Rd., in West Grove, and will proceed along Baltimore Pike to the office of State Rep. John Lawrence, a co-sponsor of the bill. Organizers said a rally will take place in the parking lot of Lawrence's office with various speakers presenting information about women’s rights and H.B. 1077. For more information, visit https://sites.google.com/site/womensrightscoalitionscc/home or contact Cindy Losco at cinlosco@gmail.com or Bill Schoell at bschoell@zoominternet.net.

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Aubrey Whelan covers Chester County for the Inquirer. A native of a Philadelphia suburb so small it doesn't have a zip code, she grew up reading the Inquirer and was thrilled to take a job there in fall 2012. Previously, she covered crime, courts and D.C.'s Occupy movement for the Washington Examiner. Aubrey graduated from Penn State in 2011, where she worked for the award-winning campus newspaper and majored in journalism and French. Contact her at 215-495-5855 or awhelan@philly.com. You can also follow her on Twitter at twitter.com/aubreyjwhelan.

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