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That post on Facebook about Michigan outlawing sodomy needs some fact-checking. Gongwer News Service Editor Zach Gorchow says that law’s already on the books and isn’t going anywhere soon. 

Michigan Public Radio Network

New bills in the state House would add restrictions on abortions and protections for religious leaders who refuse to marry same-sex couples. But the future of the bills could be hampered by the representative who introduced them. 


Michigan may have to pay up to $2 million in legal fees related to the case that struck down the state’s same-sex marriage ban. 


(Lansing-Gongwer) Leaders of a statewide group that works for the rights of LGBT people say a ballot drive isn’t likely to expand discrimination protections to include sexual orientation and gender identity.


A recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling made marriage legal for Jonathan and Gabriel Renteria-Elyea, but it may not have been possible without a cookie sheet left behind in 2007.