Sunday, October 13, 2013
Ohio's Web of New Abortion Restrictions Pushes the Legal Envelope
The New York Times: With New Abortion Restrictions, Ohio Walks a Narrow Legal Line , by Erik Eckholm:
. . . Ohio has become a laboratory for what anti-abortion leaders call the incremental strategy — passing a web of rules designed to push the hazy boundaries of Supreme Court guidelines without flagrantly violating them. Many of the rules, critics say, are designed to discourage women from getting abortions or to hamper clinic operations, even forcing some to close. . . .