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Pro- and anti-abortion protesters arrested after clashes outside Catholic church in New York

Pro-choice picketers and anti-abortion protesters clashed outside a Catholic church in Manhattan on Saturday, leading to several arrests.

The NYPD said it could not immediately confirm the number of people arrested at St. Patrick's Cathedral on Mulberry Street in Nolita.

Fox News reported that there were five arrests and that picketers were yelling at people entering the church.

After "life" mass, parishioners march to Planned Parenthood.
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The NYPD could not confirm the number of people arrested Saturday.
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The protests took place outside of the Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral.
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A protestor is arrested by the NYPD Saturday.
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Pro-abortion protesters and anti-abortion activists at Lower Manhattan Church
New York Young Republican Club Catholic Caucus
Fox News reported that five people were arrested at the protests.
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Young Republican Club of New York Tweet , whose Catholic Caucus "protected the parishioners of Old St. Patrick's Cathedral from an onslaught of violent and radical Leftists.

The church holds a "life" Mass on the first Saturday of the month, after which parishioners usually march to planned parenthood sites nearby.