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(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan is facing a new lawsuit over same-sex couple adoptions. The ACLU says the state can’t let adoption agencies that take public money turn away same-sex couples. 

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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. 

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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.