Corporations, events face boycott threats over U.S. abortion laws

FILE PHOTO - Pro-choice supporters protest in front of the Alabama State House as Alabama state Senate votes on the strictest anti-abortion bill in the United States at the Alabama Legislature in Montgomery, Alabama, U.S. May 14, 2019. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

(Reuters) – Companies operating in Alabama and Georgia, ranging from Toyota to Netflix, as well as an Alabama music festival faced boycott threats on Friday after the states passed near-total bans on abortion. Responding to the United States’ most restrictive laws on the procedure, activists have taken aim at media companies that use Georgia as […]

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