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Granholm Commutes Convicted Killer’s Life Sentence

Governor Granholm has agreed to release a man who has repeatedly declared his innocence in the 1983 murder of a teen girl near Battle Creek.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2010

Matthew Makowski (Booking Photo, 2010)

Gov Changes Mind, Convicted Murderer To Remain Jailed

The 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2010

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13-Year-Old Sentenced In Robbery, Murder

A 13-year-old Detroiter has received a blended sentence in the murder of a Davison woman last year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2010

Mother Sentenced To Prison In Newborn's Death

A 30-year-old Plymouth Township woman is going to prison, convicted in the death of her newborn daughter. Emily Portellos, who is learning disabled, was sentenced Thursday on 2nd a degree murder conviction.

10/27/2010

Riddle Gets More Than 3 Years For Corruption

Detroit political consultant Sam Riddle has been sentenced to 37 months in prison in a corruption scheme involving ex-Detroit councilwoman Monica Conyers and others.

10/06/2010

Sam Riddle Seeks Sentence Delay

Detroit political consultant Sam Riddle is seeking a delay in his sentence for corruption. Riddle is due in federal court Wednesday. But lawyer Richard Convertino wants a judge to hold a hearing to determine how Riddle’s […]

10/05/2010

Prosecutors Want 37 Months For Sam Riddle

Prosecutors are recommending 37 months in prison for corrupt political consultant Sam Riddle, the same punishment given to his ally, Detroit ex-councilwoman Monica Conyers.

10/01/2010

Judge Sends Court Reporter To Jail

A judge has ordered a Detroit court reporter to serve a 30-day contempt sentence in the Wayne County jail for repeatedly missing deadlines to produce a transcript.

09/23/2010

Teen's Sentence Includes Reading Books

A 15-year-old Oakland Township boy accused of driving without a license when he was involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash has been sentenced to read three books a month, including “The Catcher in the Rye,” […]

09/15/2010

Ex-DPS Employee Sentenced To Two Years In Prison

A former Detroit Public Schools employee who sent paychecks to dead employees will spend two years in prison.

09/10/2010

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