Both sides planning for new state-by-state abortion fight

  • A group of anti-abortion protesters pray together in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Dec. 1 in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

WASHINGTON — As the Supreme Court court weighs the future of the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, a resurgent anti-abortion movement is looking to press its advantage in state-by-state battles while abortion-rights supporters prepare to play defense.