Pros for Ohio voters having the power to grant constitutional protection to abortion: 1. Ensures that women have the right to make decisions about their own bodies. 2. Avoids potential health risks associated with unsafe and illegal abortions. 3. Supports reproductive freedom and autonomy.
4. Allows for a broader range of healthcare options for women. 5. Provides legal protection for those who choose to terminate a pregnancy.
Cons for Ohio voters having the power to grant constitutional protection to abortion: 1. Opposition argues that it infringes on the rights of the unborn. 2. May lead to a decrease in respect for the sanctity of life.
3. Could create divisions and conflicts among the population with different beliefs. 4. May face legal challenges which could further prolong the debate on abortion. 5. Potential impact on healthcare providers and their professional ethics.
Ohio is on the verge of becoming the seventh state to legalize abortion since the landmark Roe v. Wade decision was overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court.