Category: Press Releases

New study shows Ohio Senate abortion bill could be dangerous to patients

Columbus — This evening, a new study by Dr. Mitchell Creinin was published in Obstetrics & Gynecology, the journal of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. The objective of the study was to estimate the efficacy and safety of using high-dose oral progesterone to stop a medication abortion. The study, however, was stopped early […]

There is a new abortion ban bill in Ohio

Columbus — Ohio lawmakers today introduced a new bill to ban all abortions in Ohio. A version of this bill introduced last session would have charged physicians and pregnant people with murder. The bill was introduced by Rep. Candice Keller (R-Middletown) and Rep. Ron Hood (R-Ashville). NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio Executive Director Kellie Copeland said: “Every […]

Dayton Abortion Clinic Regains License

Dayton — The Ohio Department of Health has granted Women’s Med Center, the only abortion clinic in the greater Dayton area, an ambulatory surgical facility license. NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio Executive Director Kellie Copeland said: “We are thrilled that the Ohio Department of Health has issued a license to the Women’s Med Center so they can […]

Fake Science and Lies

Columbus — The Ohio Senate Committee on Health, Human Services, and Medicaid approved Senate Bill 155 and Senate Bill 208 today, with likely floor votes to be held in Ohio Senate session tomorrow. The bills push harmful false narratives about abortion, and each would charge physicians with third degree felonies for not complying with medically […]

Ohio Debate Must Include Abortion

Columbus — CNN and the New York Times have announced that Otterbein University in Ohio will host the October 15 Democratic primary debate. NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio Executive Director Kellie Copeland said: “Yesterday, we saw three solid hours of debate and zero questions about abortion. Democratic presidential candidates are coming to Ohio — a state whose […]