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Sneak Attack in Ohio

An anti-choice politician in Ohio is jeopardizing a bill that would reduce infant mortality in order to push his extreme anti-choice agenda.

Victories for Two Abortion Providers in Ohio and Mississippi

Anti-choice politicians tried to shut down these clinics with unnecessary, burdensome regulations that have nothing to do with protecting women's health.


Ohio's grade on choice-related laws:


Access Fact

91 percent of Ohio counties have no abortion clinic


Source: Guttmacher Institute

State Affiliate

NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio
Facebook page
Twitter: @ProChoiceOH
Phone: 216.283.2180
Fax: 216.283.2184

Political Info and Laws in Brief


  • Governor John Kasich (R) is anti-choice.


  • The Ohio House is anti-choice.
  • The Ohio Senate is anti-choice.


Abortion Ban

Ohio bans a safe abortion procedure.
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Biased Counseling & Mandatory Delay

Ohio law subjects women seeking abortion services to biased-counseling requirements and mandatory delays.
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Counseling Ban/Gag Rule

Ohio prohibits certain state employees and organizations receiving state funds from counseling or referring women for abortion services.
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Crisis Pregnancy Centers

Ohio funds CPCs directly, refers women to CPCs, and has a "Choose Life" license-plate program.
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Insurance Prohibition for Abortion

Ohio restricts insurance coverage of abortion for some individuals.
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Refusal to Provide Medical Services

Ohio allows certain individuals or entities to refuse to provide women specific reproductive-health services, information, or referrals.
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Restrictions on Low-Income Women's Access to Abortion

Ohio restricts low-income women's access to abortion.
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Restrictions on Young Women's Access to Abortion

Ohio law restricts young women's access to abortion services by mandating parental consent.
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Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers (TRAP)

Ohio subjects abortion providers to burdensome restrictions not applied to other medical professionals.
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Low-Income Women's Access to Family Planning

Ohio provides certain low-income women increased coverage for Medicaid-funded family-planning services.
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Post-Viability Abortion Restriction

Ohio restricts post-viability abortion.
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