Midwest March for Life celebrates ‘post-Roe America’

Julie Smith/News Tribune photo: Students from St. Theodore Catholic School in Wentzville, Missouri, stand on the state Capitol's south lawn as they recite the Rosary Wednesday morning, April 26, 2023, as activities for the Midwest March for Life got underway.

About 700 anti-abortion activists gathered Wednesday on the Missouri Capitol South Lawn to celebrate recent victories and plan for fights to come.

Anti-abortion activists -- and students from local religious schools -- swarmed the lawn for Missouri's annual Midwest March for Life.