“Women’s March” events planned for Mobile, Daphne Saturday

Mobile County

FILE – In this Sept. 1, 2021, file photo, Jillian Dworin participates in a protest against the six-week abortion ban at the Capitol in Austin, Texas. Young people on social media have found a way to protest Texas’ new law banning most abortions by focusing on a website established by the state’s largest anti-abortion group that takes in tips on violations.(Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File)

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — At least two marches will be held Saturday in conjunction with a national day of action. Women’s groups are meeting in Mobile and Daphne Saturday as well as locations around the country to protest abortion restrictions, particularly Texas’s updated abortion law.

In Daphne, there will be a women’s march starting at Daphne City hall at 10 and they’ll head to the Daphne Civic Center. In Mobile, a group will gather at Spanish Plaza starting at 2 this afternoon.

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