FILE - French Health Minister Simone Veil speaks about abortion law at the French National Assembly on Dec. 13, 1974 in Paris.
But more and more French women are asking: Could what happened in the U.S. happen here one day?
In her first address to the chamber last week, Braun-Pivet made the inscription of abortion rights into the French Constitution a top priority.
She called for inscribing these rights into the French Constitution and the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union.
Still, she blasted efforts to cement abortion rights in the constitution, accusing Macron’s allies of “political diversion.”. »