On this episode of Broad & High we’ll spend the day in the life of a local ballerina, learn about the part of the Columbus Metropolitan Library you’ve probably never seen. A local artist describes her relationship with Flat Granny, and a look at the Viewpoints Mural Series in the Short North.
“Heartbeat Bill” Fracturing Ohio’s Anti-Abortion Community
The so-called â€œHeartbeat Billâ€ is causing another rift in Ohioâ€™s anti-abortion community.
If passed, the bill would be the toughest anti-abortion law in the nation by outlawing abortions in Ohio after the first medically detectable fetal heartbeat. The group Ohio Right to Life has backed away from it out of fear it could be ruled unconstitutional. Thatâ€™s leading the Warren County Right to Life branch to leave the organization and join Ohio Prolife Action, which is backing the bill.
The legislation cleared the Ohio House earlier this year but has stalled in the Senate.