Connecticut General Assembly

Public Hearing Monday On Plan To Crack Down On Anti-Abortion Centers

Public Hearing Monday On Plan To Crack Down On Anti-Abortion Centers

The public will have a chance to weigh in on a plan to halt alleged deceptive practices at Hartford’s anti-abortion centers, a hot-button issue that already has aroused frustration among community groups.

A hearing is scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at city hall.

The city council is considering a proposal that would crack down on faith-driven pregnancy centers, which critics say sometimes pose as clinics to lure women and hand out misleading information about abortions.

Under the plan, raised by Mayor Luke Bronin, the centers would be...

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