Schuette Files Lawsuit to Close Abortion Clinic

Apr 8, 2016

Michigan Attorney Bill Schuette has filed a lawsuit to shut down an abortion clinic in Detroit.
Schuette’s office says this is the third time the anti-abortion Republican has used this particular law to shut down an abortion provider – in this case, the Summit Women’s Center in Detroit.     


(MPRN-Lansing) Almost 30 state House Republicans have signed a letter asking a state panel to reject a funding increase for Planned Parenthood of Mid and South Michigan. 


(MPRN-Lansing) Bills that would create criminal penalties for coercing a woman to have an abortion have cleared a state House committee. 


(MPRN-Lansing) People would face criminal penalties for coercing someone to have an abortion under a bill in the state House. 

Melissa Benmark, WKAR

The state Senate has created a new committee which will look into Planned Parenthood’s operation in Michigan.