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Kansas board revokes doctor's license again in abortion case
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Michigan - July 17, 2017

TOPEKA, Kan. â Kansas' medical board for the third time has revoked the license of a doctor whose second opinions allowed the late Dr. George Tiller to perform late-term abortions more than a decade ago. The State Board of Healing Arts acted against Dr.

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UW warns anti-abortion bill could worsen OB-GYN shortage
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Michigan - July 16, 2017

MADISON, Wis. â A Republican bill that would block University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty from training resident physicians in abortions would worsen a shortage of obstetrics/gynecological providers in the state, school officials say. UW-Madison must ...

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Indiana appeals ruling blocking part of abortion law
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Michigan - July 14, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS â Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill says he'll appeal a federal judge's ruling that blocks parts of a new state law that would make it tougher for girls under age 18 to get an abortion without their parents' knowledge. Hill said Friday

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Confusion over how anti-abortion bill could affect St. Louis
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Michigan - July 14, 2017

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. â Missouri lawmakers are at a standstill on broad anti-abortion legislation more than a month after Republican Gov. Eric Greitens called them into a special session to deal with abortion issues. The legislation calls for several

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Judge hears arguments in challenge to Arkansas abortion laws
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Michigan - July 13, 2017

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. â Abortion rights supporters said Thursday four new Arkansas laws they're trying to block would create unnecessary delays for women seeking the procedure and could effectively require a partner's consent beforehand, while the state ...

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Missouri Gov. Greitens expands call for abortion legislation
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Michigan - July 7, 2017

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. â Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens has broadened his call for new abortion restrictions in the state and wants to ensure they would survive any potential court challenge, his spokesman said Thursday. The Republican quietly issued a ...

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Lessenberry on Trump's voter fraud investigation and Snyder's veto of anti-abortion license plates
Michigan Radio, Michigan - July 5, 2017

A Trump administration commission investigating allegations of voter fraud has asked states to provide detailed voter information.Michael Dorausch/ Flickr, http://j.mp/1SPGCl0The Trump administration has created a commission to investigate allegations of voter ...

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Gov. Snyder vetoes anti-abortion license plate
Detroit Free Press, Michigan - June 30, 2017

LANSING â Gov. Rick Snyder said Friday he has vetoed legislation requiring Michigan to create and sell an anti-abortion fund-raising license plate. Snyder said in a news release that the plate sends a "political message" with the potential to

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Anti-abortion license plate bill still hasn't been sent to Gov. Snyder ...
Michigan Radio, Michigan - June 19, 2017

’s been almost two weeks since the Legislature approved a state license plate in order for an anti-abortion group to fundraise off it, but the legislation still hasn’t be

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Legislature's latest bills take up hot button issues: abortion, family leave and pot
WZZM, Michigan - June 18, 2017

LANSING, MICH. - The hot-button issues of marijuana, abortion and parental leave time all were included in bills introduced in the Legislature last week. Democrats introduced the abortion and reproductive health bills in the hopes of rolling back legislation passed ...

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Legislature's latest bills take up hot button issues: abortion, family leave and pot
Detroit Free Press, Michigan - June 18, 2017

LANSING â The hot-button issues of marijuana, abortion and parental leave time all were included in bills introduced in the Legislature last week. Democrats introduced the abortion and reproductive health bills in the hopes of rolling back legislation

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Delaware lawmakers approve bill protecting abortion rights
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Michigan - June 7, 2017

DOVER, Del. â The state House on Tuesday gave final legislative approval to a bill ensuring that abortion remains legal in Delaware if Roe v. Wade is ever overturned. The measure, which cleared the Senate by one vote last month, passed the House ...

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Anti-abortion license plate now only needs Snyder's OK
Detroit Free Press, Michigan - May 25, 2017

LANSING â Michigan drivers could get a âChoose Lifeâ license plate that would benefit organizations that oppose abortions under a bill that received final passage in the state House of Representatives Thursday. Republicans supported the bill as a

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Woman discusses grief, loss, and finding common ground after abortion at 21 weeks
Michigan Radio, Michigan - May 18, 2017

âI don't regret my choice,â said Redmond, âbut I am filled with every emotion.â One of those emotions is an intense need to tell her story. Right after she had her abortion, then-candidate Trump discussed late-term abortion, in graphic and misleading

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Feedback: Abortion cartoon distorts truth, insults readers
Detroit Free Press, Michigan - May 7, 2017

Mike Thompson's so-called political cartoon depicting pro-life advocates disregarding young children's pleas for help is doubly insulting. It insults those who try to save unborn children, and it insults your readers' intelligence. Did I miss a news

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