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Ohio to implement a bold, new law to deter distracted driving

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CRIME

Denison Forum  Why are hate crimes on the rise?

ENVIRONMENT

The Episcopal Church  General Convention passed 19 environmental resolutions for the care of creation

HEALTH

Salon  Ohio moves to make childbirth mandatory

The Columbus Dispatch  Ohio logs 900 cases of Hepatitis A amid multistate outbreak

IMMIGRATION

Religious News Service  Faith leaders denounce Trump proclamation denying asylum outside border crossings

The Presidential Daily Briefing  Migrants met with tear gas at US border

The Washington Examiner  Mexico deporting nearly 500 migrants after California border blitz

OHIO LEGISLATURE

Salon  Ohio moves to make childbirth mandatory

Columbus Underground  Ohio legislators consider bill that could limit right to protest

Public News Service  Ohio lawmakers hear more testimony on anti-protest bill

Public policy news alerts are compiled and posted by the Rev. Deniray Mueller, legislative liaison for the Diocese of Southern Ohio and Social Justice & Public Policy Convener. If you have any questions/comments about the subjects presented, please contact her at deniray@deniray.com or 614.668.6036.