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Abortion opponents want the Ohio Legislature to ban a commonly used abortion procedure.

Abortion rights supporters protest at the Statehouse.
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Another fight over abortion rights is looming at the Statehouse. Lawmakers are expected to take up two bills that restrict abortions during the upcoming lame duck session. That brought supporters of legal abortion out to protest to try to convince lawmakers to scrap those bills.

An anti-abortion leader who also heads Ohio's medical board says he will recuse himself from voting on a complaint involving three abortion providers he has publicly criticized.

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The Ohio Supreme Court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by an abortion rights group over a public records request seeking communication between the state's health department and an anti-abortion organization.