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Supreme Court abortion ruling sparks demonstrations across Michigan
From the state Capitol to suburban Metro Detroit, scores of activists, residents and leaders marched, demonstrated and spoke out Friday about the Supreme Court decision overturning the constitutional right to abortions.
Roe v. Wade in Michigan: Women on both sides of debate take to the streets
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the Roe v. Wade case means the nation’s battles over abortion now move to the states, and Michiganders on Friday took to the streets to say they are preparing for the fight.
Coalition seeks federal investigation of Detroit Police Department
The Coalition for Police Transparency and Accountability is asking the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the Detroit Police Department.
Organization pays bails to get Metro Detroit moms home for Mother’s Day
OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (Fox 2) – Moms who have been locked up because they can’t afford bail will spend Mother’s Day with their children thanks to a Michigan organization.
Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick: Let prisoners earn time off their sentences
Pontiac — Kwame Kilpatrick urged reform of Michigan’s criminal justice system Sunday, expressing the life-saving value of hope during one of a growing number of public appearances made by the former Detroit mayor following his own prison release last year.
A Day in the Life of a Community Engagement Specialist
One of the most rewarding things about working for criminal justice reform is getting people interested in transforming our court and prison systems and watching the momentum for change build, both in Michigan and nationwide.
Michigan prisoners’ rights advocates call for end to juvenile life sentences, better COVID protocols
LANSING, Mich. — A Michigan nonprofit organization is using Valentine’s Day to get lawmakers and the public to show a little love for incarcerated people and their families.
Former juvenile lifers gather in Detroit to mark 2016 US Supreme Court decision
DETROIT (FOX 2) – On a cold Tuesday in downtown Detroit, former juvenile lifers were fired up to share their truth.
MSP Discusses 5 Point Plan To Address Findings Of Racial Disparities With Traffic Stops
(CBS DETROIT) – A newly released report shows racial disparities in traffic stops with Michigan State Police, now the department is taking action to try and figure out why this is happening.