In 2008, members of a local pro-life group found the illegal dumping at a couple
of the abortion businesses Hodari owns and operates in the Detroit area. Monica
Miller of the Citizens for a Pro-Life Society found the patient records, medical
waste and bodies of unborn children in the dumpster.
The incident caused a national controversy when
Womancare received only a slap
on the wrist from Michigan environmental officials for violating illegal
Hodari didn't receive a fine from the state nor was he prosecuted on any
charges. He did eventually receive probation from a local judge on local charges
in the case.
Hodari pled no contest to twelve counts from the Oakland County prosecutor's
office of violating Michigan law requiring the proper filing and disposal of
patient records, even though records were found concerning hundreds of abortion
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