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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."
8:25AM
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”

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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.
6:18AM
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

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Ohio Right to Life's opposition to the so-called "Heartbeat Bill" is helping fuel a split in the anti-abortion community.
10:49AM
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

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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."
11:10AM
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.
12:00AM
June
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.