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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Heartbeat Bill
Abortion

Another Day, Another Abortion Restriction

Right-wing extremists who support laws such as this are driven by an insatiable desire to shame women. Most of these legislators are men whose maleness exempts them from ever knowing what it feels like to have no control over their bodies or their daily lives.

December 15, 2016
Kasich, Ohio Abortion Ban

Kasich Vetoes Ohio ‘Heartbeat’ Abortion Ban, Signs 20-Week Legislation

Governor John Kasich signed a 20-week abortion ban into law but vetoed stricter legislation that would have forbidden the procedure once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks after conception.

December 13, 2016
Heartbeat abortion bill

Ohio Lawmakers Pass ‘Heartbeat’ Abortion Bill

Republican Governor John Kasich, an abortion opponent, has in the past questioned whether such legislation would be constitutional.

December 7, 2016