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Michigan Pro-Lifers Mobilize Against Amendment Permitting Abortion Until Birth

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The state is among several that will face a ballot test in the midterm elections.


In the post-Roe midterm-election climate, Michigan pro-lifers are facing a particularly intense fight in the form of a ballot measure that would add language to the state constitution allowing abortion through all nine months of pregnancy — thereby eliminating the state’s existing safety restrictions on abortion businesses and doing away with parental-consent requirements not just for abortion, but also sterilization and contraception.

It’s a critical fight for Catholics and other pro-life advocates in the state.

The Michigan Catholic Conference wrote that the amendment “would take Michigan far beyond what was allowed for abortion under Roe. In the half-century since Roe, dozens of laws have been passed to regulate abortion. Under this amendment, those protections would be gone, and abortion would be unrestricted and unregulated.”

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Michigan Pro-Lifers Mobilize Against Amendment Permitting Abortion Until Birth
 
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