Celebrating Michigan’s New Felony Strangulation Law

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It’s true. All of us working in advocacy land are genuinely thrilled about this new law that went into effect April 1, 2013. Of course it seems odd to be so excited about something so cryptic, but hear me out. This is a giant victory for batterer accountability and enhanced protection for survivors of abuse. […]

Layne Sakwa for Circuit Judge

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Circuit Judges are Called Trial Judges for a Reason-They try cases. If you or a family member are before the Circuit Court, whether it’s a dispute or as a victim of crime, you need a judge who is not just finding their way around the courtroom. Layne Sakwa works with families in Oakland County courtrooms […]