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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.

Reproductive Freedom For All Has Chance To Shatter Ballot Effort Records In MI History

07/11/22 12:40 PM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
Reproductive Freedom For All Has Chance To Shatter Ballot Effort Records In MI History
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 07/08/2022) Near a Grand Rapids brewery in late June, a group of Reproductive Freedom For All circulators experienced their very-own "Fyre Festival" – as their anticipated 75 visiting signers evolved into a swarm of 1,200.

Some Abortion Providers Concerned 1931 Ban Is 'Very Unclear' If Revoked

06/28/22 09:44 AM By Emily Michienzi - Comment(s)
Some Abortion Providers Concerned 1931 Ban Is 'Very Unclear' If Revoked
(Source: MIRS.news, Published 06/27/2022) As Michigan's 1931 abortion ban lingers in a temporary hold, some members of the OB-GYN community warn that it's exemption to preserve the life of a mother "is actually very unclear."