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Ohio: Major Pro-Gun Reform Legislation Passes and Sent to Governor

Yesterday, the Ohio House of Representatives voted to concur on House Bill 234 by a 69 to 16 vote after it passed in the state Senate by a 24 to 6 vote on Tuesday.  HB 234 has been sent to Governor John Kasich (R) for his consideration.  …
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Ohio Planned Parenthood Abortion Referral Clinic Closes

On October 31, a Planned Parenthood abortion facility shut down in southwest Ohio. The director of communications for Planned Parenthood, Danielle Craig, said the location at 834 Ohio Pike in Withamsville is now closed. However, the CEO of Planned Parenthood Southwest Ohio, Jerry Lawson, claims the closure has nothing to do with budget cuts made [&…
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Convenience store clerk shoots armed robber, WKBN, Youngstown, Ohio, May 22, 2014

Two men, one of whom was armed with a rifle, entered Sami Quick Stop in Youngstown, Ohio and attempted to rob the store. The clerk on duty retrieved a gun and fired it at the criminals, striking one and causing both to flee. Police captured the robbers a short time later. A local media outlet has reported that the police have called the shooting j…
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Ohio: Senate Civil Justice Committee to Hold Hearing on Two Pro-Gun Bills Tomorrow

Tomorrow, the Ohio Senate Civil Justice Committee will hold a hearing and sponsor testimony on two pro-gun bills, Senate Bill 338 and House Bill 234….
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Ohio: Bill would better respect Right-to-Carry

Questions already are being raised about the reach of a gun bill introduced in the state Senate yesterday that would prevent a person or entity leasing certain government property from blocking access to people carrying guns….
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Ohio: Senate Civil Justice Committee Scheduled to Take Up Concealed Carry Reform Bill Tomorrow

This week, Senator Joe Uecker (R-14) introduced Senate Bill 338, legislation that makes common sense improvements to Ohio’s current concealed carry laws….
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Citizen kills abductor, The Columbus Dispatch, Columbus, Ohio 04/27/14

An armed robber in Columbus, Ohio forced Kenneth Owens to hand over his wallet then forced Owens to accompany him by car to an ATM. As Owens was in a vehicle headed to the ATM, he drew a gun and shot his attacker, killing him. …
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Ohio: 2014 Hunting Regulations Approved by Wildlife Council

This week, the Ohio Wildlife Council voted to approve deer hunting with certain straight walled rifle cartridges (pistol caliber rifles or PCR) during any season that shotguns are legal to use….
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Ohio Candidate for Governor Ed Fitzgerald Backs Abortion Through Nine Months

Today, Quinnipiac University released a poll demonstrating that 75 percent of all Ohioans want abortion to be restricted in some or all cases. Only 19 percent of Ohioans want abortion legal in all cases. This poll sheds light on the most current gubernatorial race where the Planned Parenthood-supported Democratic candidate, Ed Fitzgerald, holds t…
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Ohio: Suppressor Bill Awaits Approval by House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee

After having received several hearings by the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, House Bill 234, sponsored by state Representative Cheryl Grossman (R-23), still awaits passage by this committee.  This important pro-hunting legislation would revise state law to allow a person to use a noise suppressor attached to a firearm while hun…
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Ohio: 2014 General Assembly Session Reconvened This Week

On Tuesday, the Ohio General Assembly reconvened its 2013-2014 legislative session….
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Ohio Eclipses Annual CHL Record With a Quarter to Go

The Buckeye state has seen unprecedented increases in Concealed Handgun License in 2013, eclipsing all previous years since permits were first issued nearly a decade ago….
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Ohio Attorney General sees Right-to-Carry becoming mainstream

When Ohio first licensed citizens to carry a concealed handgun nearly 10 years ago, then U.S. Sen. Mike DeWine was a little skeptical.He wasn’t so sure it was a good idea.But after nearly 10 years of concealed carry not only has DeWine, the current Ohio Attorney General whose office oversees the program, changed his mind but he became a supporter. …
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Ohio: House Bill 203 Passes Overwhelmingly in House, Goes to Senate

Yesterday, the Ohio House of Representatives passed House Bill 203 by a 62-27 vote.  Sponsored by state Representative Terry Johnson (R-90), HB 203 seeks to make important common sense improvements to Ohio’s current concealed carry and self-defense laws including the following:…
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Ohio: House Bill 203 Passes in House Committee, Goes to House Floor

Today, the House Policy and Legislative Oversight Committee considered and passed House Bill 203 by an 8-4 vote.  Sponsored by state Representative Terry Johnson (R-90), HB 203 seeks to make common sense improvements to Ohio’s current concealed carry and self-defense laws
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Ohio: House Committee to Vote on Self-Defense and Right-to-Carry Reform Bill Next Tuesday

On Tuesday, November 19, the state House Policy and Legislative Oversight Committee will consider and likely vote on House Bill 203, a measure that seeks to make common sense improvements to Ohio’s current concealed carry and self-defense laws.
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Ohio: House Committee to Hear Self-Defense and Right-to-Carry Reform Bill Tomorrow

Tomorrow, November 13, the state House Policy and Legislative Oversight Committee will hear opposition testimony to House Bill 203, a measure that seeks to make common sense improvements to Ohio’s current concealed carry and self-defense laws.
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