Oh boy. Ohio has gone and told clinics to stop aborting children because of the definitely-not-Chinese-don’t-call-it-Chinese-Wuhan-coronavirus. From CBS News:
All of Ohio’s abortion clinics have been ordered to stop providing the procedure as the state clamps down on medical services to preserve protective gear amid the growing coronavirus outbreak. The order, if enforced, would make abortion even more difficult to obtain in a state that’s been aggressively attempting to limit and restrict the procedure.
Wow. This makes sense right. This is a global emergency and health resources should go to combatting the definitely-not-Chinese-don’t-call-it-Chinese-Wuhan-coronavirus. But this will absolutely enrage the bloodthirsty baby-killin’ pro-abortion lobby:
On Friday, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost sent letters to two facilities that provide abortion — Women’s Med Center in Dayton and Planned Parenthood of Southwest Ohio’s Cincinnati Surgery Center — ordering them to stop providing any services, like abortion, that require the use of personal protective equipment, said Bethany McCorkle, a spokesperson for the Ohio Attorney General’s office, in an email to CBS News Saturday morning.
“You and your facility are ordered to immediately stop performing non-essential and elective surgical abortions. Non-essential surgical abortions are those that can be delayed without undue risk to the current or future health of a patient,” Yost wrote in the letter, which was shared with CBS News.
I would imagine of a lot of very small numbers of malnourished vegan feminist cat-lady riots in Ohio. But the real question is, will other states follow suit? Stay tuned, pro-life people….