Michigan Petition to Ban Dismemberment Abortions Approved

June 19, 2019, Lansing, MI — Today the Michigan Board of State Canvassers approved the summary and form of the Michigan Values Life petition to ban dismemberment abortions (D&E) in Michigan. Michigan Values Life is the name of the committee Right to Life of Michigan organized to collect signatures to initiate the legislation into the …

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Michigan women have fewer abortions, 7% increase in dismemberment abortions

Abortions in Michigan have declined 45.6 percent from their high in 1987 By Chris Gast, Right to Life of Michigan Grand Rapids, MI — The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services just released the 2018 Michigan abortion report. Michigan residents receiving abortions declined by 203, from 25,757 in 2017 to 25,554 in 2018. Abortions …

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Time magazine Promotes Hotel Offer of Free Lodging for Women Getting Abortions

By Randy Hall The dinosaur publication Time magazine, which you may have forgotten still existed (or you only see at the dentist now), still pumps out liberal spin and reporting from a left-leaning perspective. The latest example of that trend is an article published in the Sunday, June 9 edition that focused on a small …

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Right to Life of Michigan Office Vandalized

May 17, 2019, Wyandotte, MI — Sometime last night or early this morning, our Wayne County Educational Resource Center in Wyandotte was vandalized with messages stating “hands off.” There appears to be no property damage other than the spray paint, and the items left out for the annual yard sale beginning today were not damaged. …

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Right to Life of Michigan Files Petition Drive Paperwork

May 15, 2019, Grand Rapids, MI — Right to Life of Michigan has filed paperwork today to begin a petition drive to bypass Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s promised veto of legislation to ban the dismemberment abortion procedure. On May 14, the Michigan House and Senate voted in favor of identical bills to ban dismemberment abortions . …

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Dismemberment Ban reaches Michigan House and Senate Floors

May 9, 2019, Lansing, Mich. -– Today the Michigan Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee voted 5 to 2 to send our dismemberment abortion ban to the full Michigan Senate. Senate Bills 229 & 230 would amend Michigan’s 2011 ban on partial-birth abortions by including the dismemberment abortion procedure, also known as a dilation and …

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Seven days out from mid-term elections: Abortion? Shhh… We Don’t Talk About That

By Right to Life of Michigan Editor’s note. Pro-abortion Democrat Gretchen Whitmer is running for governor of Michigan. The election is only days away. The candidates are working overtime in hopes of coming out on top on November 6th. Abortion is on the front of every voter, candidate and reporter’s mind, right? It’s the leading …

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Gretchen Whitmer, Where Are the Cures You Promised from embryonic stem cell research?

Editor’s note. This comes from Right to Life of Michigan. Ms. Whitmer is the Democrats’ pro-abortion gubernatorial candidate. During the gubernatorial debate on Friday, October 12, Gretchen Whitmer brought up her role of leading “Cure Michigan” in the effort to pass Proposal 2 in 2008. Proposal 2 amended the Michigan Constitution to specifically allow destroying …

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Another abortion facility closes

By Right to Life of Michigan In the long battle for the rights and lives of the unborn, prolifers have great reason to rejoice in the permanent closing of Women’s Center of Michigan in Warren, previously owned by Jacob Kalo. With his facilities in Warren and Lathrup Village now closed, Kalo is down from five abortion …

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Democratic Gubernatorial nominee Gretchen Whitmer’s Record on Partial-Birth Abortion

By Right to Life of Michigan There’s a lot of adjectives you should use to describe partial-birth abortion: brutal, barbaric, medieval, inhumane. Now retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy cast the deciding vote in the 2007 U.S. Supreme Court decision Gonzales v. Carhart to uphold a ban on partial-birth abortions, also called an “intact dilation …

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Gretchen Whitmer’s Record on Ultrasounds

Editor’s note. This comes from Right to Life of Michigan, NRLC’s state affiliate. Ms. Whitmer is the Democratic nominee to be the next governor of Michigan. Patients have a right to see their own medical records. That principle should be simple enough. Sadly, when it comes to abortion, principles and rights can suddenly no longer …

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State Rep Brian Elder: Profile in Cowardice

By Right to Life of Michigan Flashback: August 2, 2016. It was a great night for the Right to Life of Michigan Political Action Committee (RLM-PAC). It was primary election night, and RLM-PAC endorsed candidates won in 91.7 percent of their races. The greatest victory of the night was the lone head-to-head matchup between the …

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