July 2, 2013
by Elizabeth LaForgia
Ohio Governor John Kasich signed new abortion restrictions into law Sunday night as part of the state's budget. The provisions will require ultrasounds for anyone seeking an abortion, make it more difficult for family planning services to obtain funding, and limit the ability of those providing ...[read more]
February 9, 2012
by Brandon Gatto
The US Supreme Court on Wednesday denied Ohio's request to put a condemned killer to death, effectively putting the state's executions on hold. Without comment, the court refused to allow Ohio to execute Charles Lorraine, a 45-year-old man who was convicted in 1986 of killing an elderly couple. ...[read more]
November 5, 2011
by Julia Zebley
Ohio Governor John Kasich on Friday signed into law House Bill 63, creating further restrictions on minors if they seek an abortion without parental consent. The new law puts several conditions in place, advancing the former law of making a minor receive a judge's consent to have an abortion ...[read more]
July 20, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
Ohio Governor John Kasich on Wednesday signed into law a bill banning abortions after 20 weeks. The legislation requires doctors to determine the viability of the fetus and seek a second opinion as to whether the child is capable of surviving outside of the womb. In the event that the fetus is ...[read more]

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