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Ohio governor OKs 20-week abortion ban, nixes heartbeat bill

COLUMBUS, Ohio –  Republican Gov. John Kasich signed a bill Tuesday imposing a 20-week abortion ban while vetoing stricter provisions in a separate measure that would have barred the procedure at the first detectable fetal heartbeat. Kasich acted on both proposals the same day they landed on his desk. The so-called heartbeat bill would have

Ohio Senate Passes “Heartbeat” Abortion Ban

Fiona Miller & Kit Daniels | Infowars, Bill yet to be signed by Gov. Kasich. The Ohio Senate has passed a bill banning abortions if a heartbeat can be detected, which is usually around six weeks. The bill would make it a fifth-degree felony for an Ohio doctor to perform an abortion if a heartbeat is