Photos: Abortion demonstration at Planned Parenthood

Politics Jennifer Simonson · ·

1 Abortion opponents gather around a cross Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. They were demonstrating their opposition to abortion at what they characterized as a prayer vigil. 
2 Some abortion opponents carried rosaries Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. 
3 A crowd gathers to demonstrate their opposition to abortion Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. 
4 Corcoran resident Sarah Quale, left, and Plymouth resident Barb Harding, who both attend Hope Community Church in Corcoran, listen to a pastor speak Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. They were demonstrating their opposition to abortion at what they characterized as a prayer vigil. 
5 The St. Paul Police Department's mounted patrol was on hand during a demonstration Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. 
6 People demonstrating their support for abortion rights gather with signs Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. 
7 Abortion rights supporters demonstrate Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. 
8 People demonstrating their support for abortion rights gather with signs Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. 
9 A demonstrator in support of abortion rights walks with his dog Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul. 
10 People supporting abortion rights and abortion opponents demonstrate in separate areas of the street outside Planned Parenthood Friday, March 29, 2013 in St. Paul. 
11 A barricade separates abortion rights supporters and abortion opponents Friday, March 29, 2013 outside Planned Parenthood near University Avenue and Vandalia Street in St. Paul.