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Laura Bassett

Arkansas Advances Most Extreme Abortion Ban In Country

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 02.23.2013 | Politics

A Republican-controlled committee in the Arkansas House of Representatives approved a bill on Thursday that bans abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy...

State Senate Squashes Controversial Abortion Bill

AP | ANN SANNER and JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 01.27.2013 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The leader of the Ohio Senate put a stop Tuesday to a bill that would have imposed the most stringent restriction on abortions ...

Laura Bassett

Anti-Abortion Group Sends Children With Teddybears To Lobby Lawmakers

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

To win votes for one of the most stringent abortion restrictions in the nation, an Ohio anti-abortion group has employed an unexpected team of lobbyis...

Laura Bassett

Ohio 'Heartbeat Bill' Divides Pro-Life Community

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.06.2011 | Politics

A controversial new bill in Ohio that would ban abortions after the fetal heartbeat can be detected is driving a wedge into the state's pro-life commu...

Controversial Anti-Abortion Bill Advances In Ohio

Posted 08.29.2011 | Politics

COLUMBUS (Reuters) - The Ohio House of Representatives on Tuesday voted to ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detectable, which can be as ea...

Fetus Set To Testify In Favor Of Anti-Abortion Bill

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Christian pro-life group in Ohio is touting their plan to coordinate testimony of a nine-week old fetus -- the "youngest to ever testify" -- in favo...