Tag Archives: Ohio

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,

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

House has already passed identical bill By Dave Andrusko Less than three weeks after the Ohio House passed the Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act, the Senate Health, Human Services and Medicaid Committee voted in favor of SB 164

Ohio House votes to ban abortions on babies with Down syndrome

By Nancy Flanders The Ohio House passed a bill Tuesday that would ban abortions based on prenatal diagnoses of Down syndrome. The Ohio Senate has an identical bill on the table. House Bill 214, also known as

Ohio’s Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act Passes House Health Committee

Editor’s note. This encouraging update came from Ohio Right to Life, NRLC’s state affiliate. Today, the House Health Committee passed Ohio Right to Life’s Down Syndrome Non-Discrimination Act by a vote of 12-6. This step forward is

Number of abortions in Ohio lowest in 40 years

By Dave Andrusko On Friday the Ohio Department of Health released the 2016 Ohio Abortion Report, showing the number of abortions were their lowest in 40 years. A total of 20,672 abortions were reported–the lowest figure since

Abortionists bring a second challenge this month to Ohio Supreme Court

By Dave Andrusko On Tuesday, for the second time this month, the abortion industry asked the Ohio Supreme Court to reverse a loss they’d suffered in the legislature, allowing them to snatch victory from the jaws of

Ohio Supreme Court hears appeal from Toledo’s lone remaining abortion clinic

By Dave Andrusko On Tuesday the Ohio Supreme Court heard government attorneys ask the seven justices to uphold the state Health Department’s order to shut down Toledo’s last abortion clinic. Two lower court rulings have ruled against