‘Prolife Bus’ rolls out of committee; vote in full Michigan House expected this week

On June 7, the Michigan House Health Policy Committee voted 13-5 to pass the Prolife Bus bill. The Prolife Bus bill represents the largest collection of prolife legislation ever addressed at one time in the Michigan legislature. House Bill 5711 is an omnibus bill combining several currently introduced prolife bills into one large new bill. …

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Michigan Coming Closer to Passing Law to make it a crime to coerce women into having an abortion

By Dave Andrusko Step by step pro-lifers in Michigan are making headway in making it a crime  to force a woman into having an abortion, either through assaults or threats to her person or employment. Wisconsin has already passed its own version–SB 306–the Coercive and Web Cam Abortion Prevention Act. The Coercive Abortion Prevention Act …

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Michigan Senate subcommittee will hear testimony on abortion clinic abuses report

The Right to Life of Michigan Abortion Abuses and State Regulatory Agency Failure report has prompted the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Licensing & Regulatory Affairs to schedule a hearing. Right to Life of Michigan Legislative Director Ed Rivet will testify on Thursday, March 15, regarding the documented abuses at Michigan abortion clinics. The 52-page report notes …

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Right to Life of Michigan issues report on abortion clinic abuses

State officials taking action Editor’s note. The following was released yesterday by Right to Life of Michigan. Right to Life of Michigan, the state’s largest prolife organization, on March 6, 2012, released a report documenting abortion clinic abuses. Most of Michigan’s abortion clinics are not in compliance with dozens of state laws or regulations. The …

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Talking about Life

By Dave Andrusko As we end this week, I’d like to say “thanks” to those who wrote back about “Refusing to listen to the voice of discouragement,” a short but powerful story about a short and very powerful pro-life video titled “Accusations” (www.nationalrighttolifenews.org/news/2012/01/refusing-to-listen-to-the-voice-of-discouragement ). The tagline on that 30-second YouTube video is “Empowering Women from …

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Refusing to Listen to the Voice of Discouragement

By Dave Andrusko The tagline on the 30-second YouTube video is “Empowering Women from the Start.” Which is to say that this educational ad produced by RTL of Michigan has an uplifting and inspiring message for women facing a crisis pregnancy: no matter what obstacles there are in your path, life is the best option.

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Right to Life of Michigan Names Winners of Statewide Oratory Contest

Mallory Tanis of Sanilac County Right to Life won first place in the 22nd Annual Right to Life of Michigan Educational Fund High School Oratory Contest. Sixteen high school students from across Michigan spoke at the competition on Saturday, May 14 in Lansing at Life Christian Church. Winners of local Right to Life of Michigan …

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