TUE PM Update: Michels says he would ‘never arrest a doctor’ for performing an abortion

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- GOP guv candidate Tim Michels, responding to negative ads targeting his abortion position, today said he would "never arrest a doctor." Current law stipulates anyone other than the mother who performs an abortion is guilty of a Class H felony. The construction exec at the Rotary Club of Milwaukee today repeated he would sign a bill to add exceptions for rape and incest if one were brought to his desk. The only exception under the 1849 law, now in force because of the U.S. Supreme Court decision overriding abortio...

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