Ocasio-Cortez, other Democrats arrested at pro-abortion rally

STORY: Lawmakers were chanting ‘hands off our bodies’ and blocking a street before being escorted away by police.

According to local media, police detained a total of 34 protesters, including 16 lawmakers.

The Supreme Court's decision to overturn the Roe v. Wade landmark has raised the issue of female abortion to the forefront of political debate between Democrats and Republicans ahead of the 2022 midterm elections.

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