Strengthening Abortion Rights
April 29, 2007, 1:00am
On the heels of a major Supreme Court setback for women’s reproductive rights, Gov. Eliot Spitzer has produced a sound proposal aimed at shoring up those rights in New York State. His timely initiative, which would update the state’s abortion laws and inoculate them as much as possible from federal anti-abortion edicts, should be acted on quickly by lawmakers in Albany and emulated by other states.