Hot News Stories (6/26/15)Posted: June 26, 2015
St. Louis Post Dispatch (St. Louis, MO)
A group of Satan worshippers are suing Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and Attorney General Chris Koster, taking issue with state abortion restrictions they say violate their religious beliefs.
The Capitol Times (Madison, WI)
Wisconsin’s proposed anti-choice 20-week abortion ban has been criticized for a variety of reasons, but eliciting some of the most visceral reactions was the fact that it contains no exceptions for pregnancies resulting from rape or incest.
WKBN News (Columbus, OH)
A proposed ban on abortions after 20 weeks’ gestation passed the Republican-dominated Ohio Senate on Wednesday, hours after opponents testifying at the Statehouse decried the measure as being too restrictive and based on inaccurate conclusions about when fetuses feel pain.