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Law’s Jesse Hill discussed Ohio’s “heartbeat bill”

Rapes of sisters, 10 and 13, in Cleveland mirror Columbus case that sparked national debate over Ohio’s abortion law

Photo of Case Western Reserve University School of Law Professor Jessie Hill Jessie Hill, the Judge Ben C. Green Professor of Law, discussed the vagueness of Ohio’s new so-called “heartbeat bill,” restricting abortions after six weeks of pregnancy. She noted the difficulty for young victims of rape to realize they’re pregnant for much longer than six weeks.