From the daily archives: Wednesday, March 7, 2012

An important piece of legislation was introduced in the Ohio State Senate yesterday. It seems that in all the fuss to protect women from making poor decisions about their bodies, we forgot about the men. But Senator Nina Turner didn’t forget.

Turner has introduced a bill that would make sure that men, seeking prescriptions to potentially dangerous therapies to treat male sexual disorders, receive the same type of information and options as women confronting difficult decisions about their reproductive health.

From Turner’s press release:

“When a man makes a crucial decision about his health and his body, he should be […]

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Well, that didn’t take long.  The other day, we highlighted the efforts of Tom Charles and John Kasich to expand the Highway Patrol from its traditional role of enforcing Ohio’s traffic laws into criminal patrols.  We asked, “What could go wrong?”

We didn’t realize that the newspapers would answer our question so quickly: criminals will go free because the Highway Patrol was unprepared to handle and analyze the evidence the Highway Patrol and Governor Kasich so proudly displayed for the media (pictured here).

The Springfield News-Sun broke this story with the headline, “Crime lab backlog keeps alleged […]

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