Abortionists Disputed Inhumane Disposal
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, June 1, 2016 (Cincinnati, OH) – Dayton Daily News reports:
“The state of Ohio will pay $45,447 in legal bills for Planned Parenthood as part of a settlement of a lawsuit involving the disposal of fetuses.
Planned Parenthood sued the state of Ohio last December after Attorney General Mike DeWine accused the Cincinnati clinic and two others of violating state law by disposing of fetal tissue in landfills. DeWine had launched the probe to determine whether certain abortion clinics were selling fetal tissue, but found no evidence of that occurring.
Planned Parenthood responded by saying it handles medical tissue ‘just like other health care providers do’ and accused DeWine of making ‘defamatory and false accusations.'”… [read more]
“This settlement means that the Ohio Department of Health will not enforce current vague rules for humane disposal of aborted babies remains,” said Paula Westwood, Executive Director Right to Life of Greater Cincinnati.
“We look forward to the passage of Senate Bill 254, the Unborn Child Dignity Act, in the Ohio House and signed by Governor Kasich to ensure clear humane guidelines in statute for cremation or burial of these tiny bodies.”