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Raise the Age Michigan: East Lansing Discussion

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East Lansing Hannah Community Center

819 Abbot Road

East Lansing, MI 48823

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We hope you can join us for this important discussion.

The ACLU of Michigan in collaboration with Michigan Council on Crime and Delinquency (MCCD) and Michigan League of Public Policy (MLPP) are advocating for legislation to raise the age of juvenile jurisdiction from 17 to 18 and remove all youth under the age of 18 from adult correctional facilities and relocate them to facilities which can adequately serve their developmental needs.

Speakers and Agenda:

  • Storytellers
    • Hakim Crampton
    • Phil Lippert
  • Issue Overview
    • Jason Smith, MCCD
  • Panel Discussion
    • Moderator:
      • Alexandra Illitch, WLNS
    • Panelists:
      • Carol Siemon, Ingham County Prosecutor
      • Scott Wrigglesworth, Ingham County Sherriff
      • Brian Watkins, Attorney at Law
      • Nick Hefty, Court Officer, Ingham County Juvenile Detention Center

The Raise the Age MI Campaign is a collaborative of hundreds of agencies, organizations, and individuals who are committed to improving outcomes for young people across our state. You can find more information, including the extensive list of individual and organizational supporters at:

www.RaiseTheAgeMI.org

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