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The Case For The Legislature To Take Up Modest Abortion Proposal

08/10/22 04:09 PM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
The Case For The Legislature To Take Up Modest Abortion Proposal
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 08/09/2022) Quiet conversations are beginning in Republican circles about the possibility of the House and Senate taking up a modest abortion proposal to defuse the arguably expansive Reproductive Freedom For All ballot proposal.

Prosecutors Want Governor On Stand In Suit Challenging Abortion Law

08/09/22 11:36 AM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
Prosecutors Want Governor On Stand In Suit Challenging Abortion Law
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 08/08/2022) An attorney representing prosecutors being sued by Governor Gretchen Whitmer has subpoenaed the Governor to testify at an Aug. 17 hearing in Oakland County.

Prosecutors Blocked From Enforcing Abortion Ban

08/02/22 02:17 PM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
Prosecutors Blocked From Enforcing Abortion Ban
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 08/01/2022) An Oakland County judge temporarily blocked eight Michigan prosecutors from enforcing the state's 1931 abortion ban – hours after a higher court said they could.

Reps. Tlaib, Levin Arrested After Protest

07/20/22 11:28 AM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
Reps. Tlaib, Levin Arrested After Protest
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 07/19/2022) U.S. Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D) and Andy Levin (D) were among a group of Democrats arrested today after a protest outside the U.S. Supreme Court.

Gov: We're Not Extraditing Anyone Over Out-Of-State Abortion Laws

07/14/22 10:23 AM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
Gov: We're Not Extraditing Anyone Over Out-Of-State Abortion Laws
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 07/13/2022) Gov. Gretchen Whitmer joined other Democratic governors Wednesday when she signed an executive order that ensures protection for people traveling to Michigan to obtain an abortion, as well as for the Michigan providers who help them.
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