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Bills criminalizing necrophilia in Michigan head to Gov. Whitmer's desk

Posted on AllSides June 14th, 2024
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The Michigan House on Thursday unanimously approved a series of bills making it a 15-year felony to have sex with a corpse. The legislation had passed the Michigan Senate unanimously earlier this month and now heads to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, who is expected to sign it. The bills, collectively known as Melody's Law, came after a West Michigan man was convicted of the December 2021 killing 64-year-old Melody Rohrer. Prosecutors said Rohrer was out for a walk in Van Buren County, about 15 miles southeast of Kalamazoo, when Colby Martin,...

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