Abortion Coercion Bills Clear Michigan Senate

Backers say coerced abortions are a real problem and detractors counter that they already are illegal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/11/2014

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Senators Continue Fight Against Michigan ‘Rape Insurance’ Law

State Democratic Representative Sarah Roberts of St. Clair Shores co-sponsored a bill that would overturn the law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2014

Abortion Insurance Law Takes Effect In Michigan

The new law requires residents or businesses wanting health insurance coverage for abortions to buy extra coverage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2014


Opponents To Target Mich. Abortion Law In 2014

The vast majority of people in this state don’t want this ugly policy. A lot of them are extremely offended by it.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2013


Few Abortions Covered With Insurance In Michigan

If lawmakers vote to restrict insurance coverage of abortions in Michigan, it would affect a small number of abortions because the vast majority already are paid for out of pocket.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2013


Group Seeks To Ban Abortion Coverage From Health Plans

Michigan abortion foes have collected enough signatures to put a proposal before lawmakers to ban abortion coverage from health plans unless a separate policy is bought.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/29/2013

Board OKs Petition Form For Abortion Proposal

Right to Life of Michigan says taxpayers shouldn’t have to pay for other people’s abortions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2013

Anti-Abortion Advocate Sues City Of Ann Arbor

A Washtenaw County man who uses his car to spread an anti-abortion message is suing the city of Ann Arbor and its police chief over what he says is the violation of his free-speech rights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

Bill Allows Refusal Of Health Care On Moral Basis

Supporters say the legislation protects religious freedom and is needed particularly in the wake of the federal health care law mandating employer-provided birth control in their health plans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2013


Abortion Clinics Need License, Check For Coercion

Michigan abortion clinics will need a state license and must check to make sure women are not being bullied or pressured into getting an abortion under a new law that took effect Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2013