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Ohio AG Approves “Personhood” Amendment Language

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Attorney General Mike DeWine approves the ballot language, calling it “fair and truthful.”

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Ohio “Heartbeat” Bill Shelved Until 2012, Again

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After hearing testimony on both sides, the senate has chosen not to vote on the bill this legislative session.

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Doctor to Ohio Senate: I Do Not Want To Tell My Patients I Cannot Help Them

I strongly urge the Ohio Senate to oppose the “heartbeat bill.” Lawmakers do not belong in the consultation room with me and my patients.

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Ohio Editorial Pans “Heartbeat” Ban While Arizona Considers Their Own

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“[Y]ou don’t have to identify with either side in the anti-abortion dispute to conclude that the heartbeat bill should be defeated, because it is simply bad law.”

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“There’s Something Almost Magical About a Heartbeat”

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The Ohio “heartbeat” abortion ban has its first senate hearing.

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ACLU Will Challenge New Restrictions in Ohio

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The American Civil Liberties Union is already planning court challenges in Ohio even though the actual bills have yet to be signed into law.

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Ohio “Heartbeat” Bill Stalemate May Be Over

Senate Republicans appear ready to consider voting on the controversial measure to ban abortion once a heart beat can be detected.

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Ohio “Heartbeat” Bill May Be Off Until Next Year

The senate leader says it’s “too soon” to say if they will hear it or not.

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Ohio Governor Signs Bill Restricting Abortion Access for Minors

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Governor John Kasich signed a new bill that will make getting an abortion even more difficult for teens.

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Heartbeat Ban Advocates Claim All Polls Show Everyone Supports the Bill

The Ohio group that wants to ban abortion as early as four weeks post conception is putting even more pressure on the senate to put the bill up for a vote.

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