Abortion, ultrasound

Appeals court orders further review of Florida abortion waiting period

Catholic News Agency, August 3, 2019 / 04:21 pm (CNA).- The 1st District Court of Appeals in Florida has overturned a circuit court ruling which deemed a 24-hour waiting period requirement unconstitutional, sending the case back to the circuit court for further review. Denise Harle, legal... read more

Ohio bill would introduce fetal development into school curriculum

Cincinnati, Ohio, Jul 11, 2019 / 12:42 am (CNA).- A recently introduced bill in Ohio would add scientific information about the development of the unborn child to the state’s public and charter school curriculum. HB 90, known as the “Humanity of the Unborn Child” bill, would direct the... read more

Judge blocks Ohio’s ban on abortions after fetal heartbeat detected

Catholic News Service, July 5, 2019 CINCINNATI, Ohio - A federal judge July 3 granted a preliminary injunction blocking an Ohio ban on abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected. When he signed the bill, DeWine stated: “The function of government is to protect the most vulnerable among... read more

Court upholds Kentucky’s abortion law requiring ultrasounds

Breitbart (AP), April 4, 2019 A Kentucky law requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds and show fetal images to patients prior to abortions is constitutional, a divided federal appeals court declared Thursday. The ruling by a panel of the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was a victory for... read more