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Heartbeat Bill Heading for AirWaves

Janet Porter, former Legislative Director of Ohio Right to Life, speaks at a news conference about the bill.

The backers of a bill to ban abortion once a heartbeat can be discerned are starting a media blitz.

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Anti-Choice Infighting in Ohio Gets Uglier

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As “Right to Life” groups splinter and reform, the battle over how to get Roe V. Wade challenged the fastest is pitting anti against anti.

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Ohio Egg-As-Person Petition Rejected By Attorney General

Ohio State Attorney General Mike DeWine. Image Source.

DeWine calls the petition summary “not fair and truthful.”

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Heartbeat Bill Supporters, Rejected By Ohio Right to Life, Create Their Own Nonprofit

Ohio has given birth to yet another anti-choice advocacy group.

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Ohio “Heartbeat” Bill Stalled For Legal Analysis

The controversial bill won’t be voted on until November at the earliest.

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Ohio Makes It Even More Difficult For Teens To Get Abortions

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A new bill will let judges decide if minors were “coached” on how to get judicial bypass.

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South Dakota Defense Fund Doubles in Size Thanks To One Donor

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The legislative fund meant to pay for the state to defend anti-choice laws just got a $25,000 donation.

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Ohio Pushes For Personhood Amendment

Because, you know, a 20 week ban and a potential 6 week ban just aren’t strict enough.

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What New Legal Obstacles to Safe Medication Abortion in Ohio Mean for Women

The new regulations on medication abortion are definitely bad law and bad medicine. But on a cultural level, how much of a woman’s decision re: whether or not to get an abortion — medication or otherwise — is influenced by societal shame and stigma surrounding the procedure?

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Congressman Heckled Over Planned Parenthood Defunding

An Ohio congressman claims that Planned Parenthood has “fungible” funding, while a crowd jeers him.

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