1847 The American Medical Association is founded and immediately wages a campaign against midwives, contraception and abortion in state legislatures in the interest of dominating women’s health care and populating the west with non-immigrants. Very few women were admitted to medical schools.
College becomes a university. June 1, 1959 Central Michigan College – strengthened by an enrollment of 4,456 students – is named Central Michigan University. CMU’s new name is confirmed by the state Legislature on Feb. 25, 1959, to be effective on June 1. Rep. Russell H. Strange Jr., class of 1956 – sponsor of the bill – and student body president Fred Mester are among those present on March 10, when Gov. G. Mennen Williams signs the bill.
March 8, 1961, Elvis addresses the Tennessee State Legislature and accepts the title of 'Honorary Colonel' - Tennessee State Legislature, Nashville, Tennessee. - See more at: http://www.elvispresleymusic.com.au/pictures/1961_tennessee_state_legislature_march8.html#sthash.cDEkpuu2.dpuf
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Wisconsin State Legislature: Crimes Against Animals Laws CRIMES AGAINST ANIMALS 951.01 Definitions. 951.015 Construction and application. 951.02 Mistreating animals. 951.025 Decompression prohibited. 951.03 Dognapping and catnapping.