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DeWine Rejects “Personhood” Amendment Language

Mike DeWine
Attoeny General Mike Dewine rejected the ballot language because "there are three items listed in the summary that the amendment does not affect."
October 25, 2011

Backers want to amend the Ohio Constitution to say “personhood” begins when a human egg is fertilized.

New Anti-Abortion Group’s First Goal: Pass “Heartbeat Bill”

A lack of support for the "Heartbeat Bill" from Ohio Right to Life helped push Ohio's most ardent abortion opponents to start Ohio Prolife Action.
October 13, 2011

A lack of support from Ohio Right to Life is pushing the bill’s strongest supporters to start Ohio Prolife Action.

Ohio At Center Of Shifting Pro-Life Movement

Ohio Right to Life's opposition to the so-called "Heartbeat Bill" is helping fuel a split in the anti-abortion community.
October 12, 2011

Ohio Right to Life’s opposition to the so-called “Heartbeat Bill” is helping fuel a split in the anti-abortion community.

Senate Returns To “Heartbeat Bill” Rally

Members of the group "Ohio Right to Life" are among the hundreds of activists urging the state Senate to pass the so-called "Heartbeat Bill."
September 20, 2011

Hundreds of activists gathered at the Statehouse Tuesday to urge Senators to pass the abortion law.

Ohio Senate Approves Budget

Ohio Statehouse
Lawmakers have to pass a final budget by June 30th.
9, 2011

Negotiations between the Ohio House and Senate are the next step for state budget talks after the Senate approved its version last night.