California Update for Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Mar 20, 2018

Anti-abortion activists converge in front of the Supreme Court last year during the annual "March for Life."
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• The nation’s top court will consider whether a California abortion law violates freedom of speech rights of anti-abortion advocates.

Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye, the chief justice of California.
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• The Chief Justice of California's Supreme Court turned her attention from the state's judicial system to the national stage in her remarks before the legislature Monday.

Today's reporting by Ben Bradford and Julia Mitric.