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Planned Parenthood of Ohio

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

Judge Temporarily Blocks State From Prosecuting Over Fetal Remains Disposal

Dec 14, 2015

A federal district judge has temporarily blocked state officials from taking legal action against Planned Parenthood to enforce a rule governing the disposal of fetal tissue.   

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.

The young man behind two undercover videos targeting Planned Parenthood seemed to come out of nowhere. No one had heard of David Daleiden, or his non-profit, the Center for Medical Progress, when he first accused the health care provider of illegally selling aborted fetal baby parts last week.

Ohio Public Radio

Abortion rights supporters are asking state legislators to step back in their efforts to limit access.

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

Supporters Say Affordable Care Act Will Benefit Women

Aug 8, 2013

Supporters of the federal health care law say women, in particular, are benefiting from the new program.