I. BASIC FACTS ABOUT THE DOES II LAWSUIT
Public Conviction-Based Registries Don’t Work
Public sex offender registries do not reduce sex offending or make the community any safer. In fact, modern scientific research shows that public registries may actually increase sex offending.
- Registrants cannot live or work within 1,000 feet of a school.
The ACLU of Michigan announced today a federal lawsuit against the Flint police for placing a disabled child, Cameron McCadden, in handcuffs when he was seven years old.
ACLU, NAACP Legal Defense Fund Settle Tax Foreclosure Case, Enabling Low-Income Detroiters in Foreclosure to Keep Their Homes for $1,000
Eligible Detroit homeowners must apply immediately to be approved by July 13 deadline to stay in their homes for a cost of $1,000, according to a legal settlement the Detroit City Council approved.