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(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan would stop automatically charging 17-year-olds as adults under new bills in the state House. 

Parole Overhaul Clears State House

Oct 1, 2015
Melissa Benmark, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan would release more inmates on parole under bills approved by the state House on Thursday. 

Kevin Lavery, WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) The state would compensate people who are wrongfully imprisoned under a bill that cleared a state Senate committee on Tuesday. 

Andrew Jameson, Wikimedia Commons

“These organizations rarely agree on anything, but they agree that we need criminal justice reform now.” 

Andrew Jameson, Wikimedia Commons

Prison Reform has become a popular cause on both the left and right of the political spectrum. But Bridge Magazine asks “who should be released first?”