Juveniles In Prison: Rape, Abuse Claims In Class Action Lawsuit Against The MDOCMichigan is one of the top 5 states in the nation with the number of youth put directly into the adult prison system when they're under the age of 18.
Researchers: Young Women Who Read 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' More Likely To Be Abused, Binge DrinkThe study is one of the first to investigate the relationship between health risks and reading popular fiction depicting violence against women.
First Step Responds To Coach's Comment About Beating Wife: "Domestic Violence Is Never A Joking Matter" Tiger manager Brad Ausmus is under fire after a reporter asked him what he does after a team loss ... and he joked, "I beat my wife."
Judge: OU Must Submit Report On Ex-Coach Who Allegedly Abused PlayersBeckie Francis, who called the situation a “witch-hunt,” claims she was never given a specific reason why she was fired.
OU: Axed Coach Abused Players, Pushed ChristianityThe university says Francis physically and emotionally abused her players, was obsessed about their weight and pushed her Christian beliefs on them.
5-Years Later Court-Ordered Reform Of Foster Care System Gets Mixed ReviewsA report submitted to U.S. Judge Nancy Edmunds states that five years into a court-ordered reform of its foster care system Michigan is still struggling to protect its kids from abuse and neglect.
Mich. Settles Lawsuit Over Man's Abuse For $145KThe state of Michigan has agreed to pay $145,000 to settle a lawsuit by a man who said he was the victim of excessive force at a home for the disabled.
Sexually Abused Female Prisoners Must Pay DebtsThe Michigan Court of Appeals says women who were sexually abused in state prisons must pay the victim restitution and child support they owe before collecting settlement money from their class-action suit.
Ohio Judge Sentences Mich. Man In Corpse Abuse CaseAn Ohio judge has sentenced a Michigan man to one year in prison after he was found guilty of sexually abusing a dead woman's body when he worked at a funeral home.
Pet Shop Owner Arrested In Case Of 'Horrific Abuse'A Dearborn Heights pet shop owner has been charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty after customers complained of "horrific abuse" and "deplorable living conditions."
Get Involved During National Child Abuse Prevention MonthGet Involved. That's the Message from Child Health Michigan during this national Child Abuse Prevention month.
Funeral Home Employee Charged With Fondling Dead BodyA Temperance, Michigan man has been indicted in Ohio on an abuse of a corpse charge following accusations that he fondled a dead woman's body when he worked at a funeral home.