Justice

  • “People Were Scared of Him…He Owns You” Former Conyers Aide, Accuser Tells Detroit Today

    “It’s ownership. He owns you when you’re there.”

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  • Detroit City Council puts (temporary) brakes on jail land swap deal

    …first the Detroit City Council, and then the Wayne County Commission, need to approve the first two steps.

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  • The long, winding road of Jeffrey Johnson, one man who refused to play the plea bargaining game

    Pleading guilty even when you’re not; is that justice?

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  • Signs at Cobo for the Women's Convention

    In Detroit, Women’s March Offshoot Builds On Resistance To Trump Agenda

    The Women’s Convention in Detroit this weekend bills itself as the follow-up to the Women’s March…

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  • Detroit police improve response times. But not all neighborhoods are equal.

    Detroit police are responding to emergency calls far faster than a few years ago.

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  • Michigan employers brace for challenges with end of DACA

    The full ramifications of the White House decision to phase out the DACA program within six months aren’t yet…

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  • Fighting for DACA in Southwest Detroit

    “It’ll affect Southwest and me because that’s our family,” said Alvarez, “That’s our community and without a community there’s…

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  • Compensation for Wrongfully Convicted Shows Lawmaking is Just the First Step

    MPRN’s Cheyna Roth and WDET’s Jake Neher talk about the messy business of implementing and testing new laws.

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  • An orange jumpsuit ahead for Ann Arbor detainee? “They will behead him in front of everyone,” his sister says

    “My sister and I, we both served this country”, she said. “This is how they repay us?”

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  • Oh, the water. Is it back on yet?

    A recent study here in Detroit linked greater health issues for those who’ve had their water shut off.

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