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Let It Rip: Michigan's new law banning insurances from covering abortions

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Part 1:
Michigan's new law banning insurances from covering abortions

Wednesday Michigan legislators voted to require women to buy special insurance if they want the cost of an abortion to be covered. Otherwise the procedure would be paid for out of pocket. The bill includes no exceptions to the coverage - even if a woman becomes pregnant because of incest or rape.

On the panel:

Rebecca Kiessling, attorney and pro-life advocate
Sen. Rebekah Warren, (D-Ann Arbor)
Charlie Langton, Fox 2 Legal Analyst

Part 2:
Texas teen gets probation after killing four people in a drunk driving crash

Does money buy justice? A rich teenager in Texas is given probation after driving drunk and killing four people in a crash. Did his family's wealth play a role in his light sentence?

On the panel:

Jodi Debbrecht Switalski, 51st Dist. Court Judge in Waterford
Tracey Martin, attorney
Rev. Horace Sheffield III, New Destiny Baptist Church
Charlie Langton, Fox 2 Legal Analyst

Part 3:
President Obama's selfie seen 'round the world

Fox 2's Charlie Langton takes Let It Rip on the road to find out how metro Detroit really feels about President Obama snapping selfies with other world leaders at Nelson Mandela's memorial service.

Tune in to Fox 2 News at 10:30 p.m. to watch live, or watch live in the video player above. Share your comments with us using the hashtag #LETITRIP. We may use your comments on air.

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