With Ohio Issue 1, abortion backers hope for another victory in their unbroken winning streak

CLEVELAND, Ohio — One of the marquee Election Day contests next week is in Ohio, when voters will decide whether to enshrine abortion rights in the state constitution. A victory would continue a winning streak for abortion rights supporters. In the nearly 17 months since the Supreme Court overturned Roe v.

Those experts note that there is no mention of transgender rights or parental rights in the amendment and say there is virtually no way the language could be legally interpreted to apply to most topics not specifically mentioned in the measure itself — even when the “not limited to” phrase is considered. In addition, many point out that the amendment mentions nothing about Ohio’s law requiring parental consent for minors seeking abortion care and is likely to have little bearing on it.

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IMPD leadership addresses weekend mass shooting: ‘We need parents to step up to the plate’Adam Schumes joined WRTV as a reporter in December, 2021.When Adam is not working, you will find him running, swimming, working out at the gym and hunting for great local places to eat.Adam has a passion for telling stories and giving people a voice, they might have had. If have a story, feel free to drop Adam a line at Adam.Schumeswrtv. Read more ⮕

Adam Johnson’s girlfriend, Ryan Wolfe, pens emotional tribute after ex-NHLer’s tragic deathThe girlfriend of former NHL player Adam Johnson penned a heartbreaking tribute Monday to the late forward, who died tragically over the weekend in a “freak accident.” Read more ⮕

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American hockey player Adam Johnson dies after getting cut in the neck by a skateJohnson was playing for the Nottingham Panthers in a Challenge Cup game against the Sheffield Steelers when he suffered the skate cut during the second period of the Elite Ice Hockey League game at… Read more ⮕