Susan B. Anthony List http://wyso.org en Ohio Judge Tosses Anti-Abortion Group's Lawsuit http://wyso.org/post/ohio-judge-tosses-anti-abortion-groups-lawsuit <p>CINCINNATI, Ohio - A federal judge has tossed out a lawsuit by an anti-abortion group that claimed Ohio law restricts political speech.</p><p>The judge also Monday refused to dismiss former U.S. Rep. Steve Driehaus&#39; defamation lawsuit against the group over advertising criticizing his vote on the health care overhaul.</p><p>The lawsuits stem from disputes over billboards the Susan B. Anthony List planned during Driehaus&#39; unsuccessful 2010 re-election campaign. The Democrat sought an Ohio Election Commission order blocking the billboards over possibly false claims.</p> Wed, 03 Aug 2011 12:46:20 +0000 Associated Press 2572 at http://wyso.org