Ohio Right to Life

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The U.S. Supreme Court has struck downa Texas law requiring doctors performing abortions  to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals, and requiring abortion clinics to meet standards for ambulatory surgical centers.

Ohio Right To Life's Krider Joins Husted's Office

Mar 18, 2016
Statehouse News Bureau

The leader of one of Ohio's most influential lobby groups has been named to a position in the Secretary of State's office. 

WCBE Files

Records show Republican Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is in close contact with Ohio Right to Life, and group president Mike Gonidakis sent a text message to his communications chief when investigative findings were released against Planned Parenthood complimenting the press coverage.

Ohio Public Radio

Majority Republicans in the Ohio Senate has voted to defund Planned Parenthood and increase requirements for abortion providers.

The U.S. Supreme Court is blocking North Dakota from enforcing a strict ban on abortion that’s very similar to a bill proposed in Ohio.

Two Republican co-sponsors of a  bill that would require burial or cremation of fetal remains are clarifying their legislation. 

Ohio Public Radio

Republican state lawmakers are introducing new legislation  requiring women who have abortions or miscarriages to designate arrangements for burial or cremation of fetuses.

Ohio AG Announces Results Of Planned Parenthood Investigation

Dec 11, 2015
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  Attorney General Mike DeWine’s four month investigation into the activities of Planned Parenthood clinics in Ohio clears the organization of wrongdoing in one way but opens up questions about another practice. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports.  

Jo Ingles / Ohio Public Radio

The mass shooting at an abortion clinic in Colorado that killed four people, including one police officer, late last month is the latest example pro-choice activists say underscores why more needs to be done to protect those facilities. As Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports, there’s a new bill in the Ohio legislature that would create protective barriers around those facilities.  

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Next weekend the state’s leading anti-abortion group will be hosting a presidential candidate – and it’s not Governor John Kasich. 

The Ohio Supreme Court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by an abortion rights group over a public records request seeking communication between the Ohio Department of Health  and an anti-abortion organization.

During the past four years, Ohio legislators have passed several laws restricting abortion.

For the third time in as many legislative sessions, Ohio abortion opponents have introduced a proposal to ban the procedure after the first fetal heartbeat is detected.

Some new bills at the Statehouse would make abortion illegal at earlier stages of pregnancy than existing law, which bans abortion after around 24 weeks.

Ohio Democratic congressman Tim Ryan has switched his position and now supports abortion rights. 

Proposed new regulations on abortion could be among the first measures that lawmakers will see in the new session of the Ohio General Assembly. 

A group that identifies itself as pro-choice is suing to get the Ohio Department of Health to turn over any communications it’s had with a leading  group that identifies itself as pro-life. 

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Young Ohioans are expected to play a key role in Tuesday's elections and in future public policy.

Abortion Remains Divisive Issue In 2014 Election

Oct 28, 2014

Advocates for abortion rights and birth control say state leaders have done a lot of things during the past four years that restrict Ohio women from being able to exercise their reproductive rights.

Opponents of Ohio laws limiting access to abortions and other women's health care held a protest at the Statehouse Wednesday, hoping to draw the attention of Governor John Kasich and majority Republican lawmakers.

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