The Craig Fahle Show

Podcast 07.09.14: Women in the Legislature, Juvenile Lifers, Transitioning After EM

Wednesday, July 9, 2014



The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled that juvenile lifers in Michigan are not entitled to re-sentencing hearings. The court's Republican majority says the US Supreme Court's Miller versus Alabama ruling only applies to future cases in Michigan.

What happens after Kevyn Orr leaves Detroit? Who should be involved in the transition, and how should it be handled?

The Michigan Legislature is at a 20-year low with women politicians. And representation of women of color is even worse.