Supreme Court Won't Revisit Big Case Won By Prisoner In 2014, the Supreme Court said it was illegal for Gov. Jennifer Granholm to reduce Matthew Makowski's no-parole sentence and then change her mind before leaving office.
Mich. High Court Agrees To Hear Parole Fight CaseThe Michigan Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case of a man whose release from prison after 20 years was granted by Gov. Jennifer Granholm but quickly reversed in an extraordinary act just days before she left office in 2010.
Inmate Loses Appeal Over Shift In Parole DecisionThe Michigan appeals court says it has no authority to intervene in the judgment of then-Gov. Jennifer Granholm, who agreed to change a prisoner's no-parole sentence but then changed her mind before leaving office in 2010.
Gov Changes Mind, Convicted Murderer To Remain JailedThe brother of a murder victim says it's the best Christmas present he could get. Anthony Puma learned Friday morning that a man convicted in the murder of his brother in 1988 will not be leaving prison.