‘Raise the Age’ juvenile justice reform headed for governor’s desk

Long-awaited “Raise the Age” juvenile justice reform bills were fast-tracked through the Senate Wednesday morning, following bipartisan compromises. The final package would raise the age limit for an offender to be tried as a juvenile from 17 to 18 years old, is expected to be on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s desk as soon as Thursday. “We … Continue reading ‘Raise the Age’ juvenile justice reform headed for governor’s desk