Tag Archives: Ohio

6th Circuit Court of Appeals Vacates Original Ruling, Will Re-Hear Planned Parenthood Case

Ohio Right to Life initiative to de-fund Planned Parenthood given second change in court COLUMBUS, Ohio–Today, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals vacated the decision made by a three judge panel which ruled that the state of

Mike DeWine Leads Slate of Pro-Life Victories in Ohio

Voters Choose Strong Pro-Life Candidates for Statewide and Legislative Races COLUMBUS, Ohio–Yesterday, 89% of Ohio Right to Life PAC endorsed candidates won their primary races. At the top of the ticket, Mike DeWine (R)won his race to

Ohio Pro-Life Legislative Day 2018: A Huge Success

Editor’s note. This update comes from Ohio Right to Life, NRLC’s state affiliate. Yesterday, Ohio Right to Life hosted our annual Pro-Life Legislative Day. Pro-lifers came from all over the state, some leaving at 6am to arrive

Appeals Court says Ohio may not de-fund entities that perform or promote abortions

By Dave Andrusko This afternoon the Cincinnati-based Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a 2016 decision by Judge Michael Barrett who granted a permanent injunction preventing Ohio’s law which de-funds entities that perform or promote abortions from

Former president of local Planned Parenthood, Judge temporarily enjoins Ohio’s Down Syndrome Unborn Baby Protection Act

By Dave Andrusko That a federal judge would issue a preliminary injunction blocking Ohio’s Down Syndrome Unborn Baby Protection Act law from taking effect on March 23 is about as surprising as the sun rising in the

Ohio’s Unborn Child Dignity Act Heads to House Floor

Bill requires humane burial or cremation of aborted unborn children COLUMBUS, Ohio—Earlier today, the House Health Committee overwhelmingly approved S.B. 28–Ohio Right to Life’s Unborn Child Dignity Act. This legislation requires the humane burial or cremation of

How a State Grant Will Help One Pro-Life Center Rescue More Lives in 2018

By Katie Franklin “Father, bless us today and give us the right words to say to each client.” This prayer marks the beginning of “A Day in the Life of PDHC,” a promotional video for Columbus, Ohio-based

ACLU sues to stop Ohio’s Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act from taking effect March 22

By Dave Andrusko Just because it was utterly predictable doesn’t make the sting any the less painful. Suing on behalf of Preterm Cleveland, Planned Parenthood of Ohio Southwest Region, Women’s Med Center of Dayton, Dr. Roslyn Kade,

Ohioans Call on ProMedica to temporarily refrain from Transfer Agreement

Toledo Abortion Clinic Owes Department of Health $40,000 Fine from Investigation Editor’s note. NRL News Today has written extensively about the situation in Ohio with the Capital Care Network, abortion clinic. As we wrote last week, “On

Ohio Supreme Court upholds Department of Health order shutting down Toledo’s last abortion clinic

By Dave Andrusko On a 5-2 vote, the Ohio Supreme Court Tuesday upheld a state order to close Capital Care Network, Toledo’s lone abortion clinic, for failing to secure an emergency patient transfer agreement with a local

Ohio Gov. Kasich signs Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act

By Dave Andrusko An early Christmas present for Ohio children prenatally diagnosed with Down syndrome. On December 22, following overwhelming approval in the state House, Gov. John Kasich signed the Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act which prohibits abortion

Ohio Senate votes in favor of Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act

By Dave Andrusko Both houses of the Ohio legislature have now passed the Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act. On November 15, following quickly after the Senate Health, Human Services and Medicaid Committee voted in favor of SB 164,