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. …Continue reading "Right to Life of Michigan Office Vandalized"
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 . …Continue reading "Right to Life of Michigan Files Petition Drive Paperwork"
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 …Continue reading "Dismemberment Ban reaches Michigan House and Senate Floors"
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 …Continue reading "Seven days out from mid-term elections: Abortion? Shhh… We Don’t Talk About That"
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 …Continue reading "Gretchen Whitmer, Where Are the Cures You Promised from embryonic stem cell research?"
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 …Continue reading "Another abortion facility closes"
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 …Continue reading "Democratic Gubernatorial nominee Gretchen Whitmer’s Record on Partial-Birth Abortion"
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 …Continue reading "Gretchen Whitmer’s Record on Ultrasounds"
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 …Continue reading "State Rep Brian Elder: Profile in Cowardice"
Lansing, Mich. — Right to Life of Michigan is supporting language in the state budget that would require the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) to prioritize granting family planning funding to organizations that don’t provide abortions. Michigan Public Act 360 of 2002 already requires those funds to be prioritized, but the state …Continue reading "Right to Life of Michigan Supports Prioritizing Family Planning Funding"
By Right to Life of Michigan Last week the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) released their latest abortion statistics report for the state of Michigan. In 2017, 26,594 abortions occurred in the state: 97% of those abortions were done on Michigan residents. The overall number is sadly slightly up 0.8% from 2016, …Continue reading "2017 Michigan Abortion Report"
By Right to Life of Michigan The end of 2017 brought both good news and bad in the continual struggle to hold the abortion industry accountable for violating laws and regulations. On December 7, the infamous “car trunk abortionist,” Michael Roth, received only a slap on the wrist for three felony convictions. Roth, a longtime …Continue reading "Abortion Industry Accountability a Constant Struggle"