Changes May be Coming to Michigan's Juvenile Justice System
Among other things, the package of bills would bar housing youth offenders with adult convicts and raise the age of mandatory adult sentences. The Michigan Catholic Conference has been a leading supporter for changes to the way the state handles juvenile offenders. Dave Maluchnick is with the MCC.
“Move from just punishment to trying to rehabilitate an individual,” says Maluchnick. Read more about this here.