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Lansing State Journal Jan. 14, 2020 Advocates sue Lansing for not releasing records in investigation of patient death Sarah Lehr, Lansing State Journal Published Jan. 14, 2020 LANSING – The death of psychiatric patient at Sparrow Hospital has kicked off a legal fight between outside investigators and the city of Lansing.  Advocates filed a lawsuit Monday, alleging Lansing violated federal laws when the city failed to release police records.

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Advocates sue Lansing for not releasing records in investigation of patient death

Lansing State Journal Jan. 14, 2020 Advocates sue Lansing for not releasing records in investigation of patient death Sarah Lehr, Lansing State Journal Published Jan. 14, 2020 LANSING – The death of...
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Senate passes mental health hotline bill

Senate passes mental health hotline bill LANSING, MI (WILX) -- The state of Michigan is one step closer to having a mental health hotline. Photo: Pixabay The legislation was passed in the state...
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2020 Ernie Reynolds Memorial Essay Contest

Entries Being Accepted for the 2020 Ernie Reynolds Memorial Essay Contest We are proud to, once again, hold our annual essay contest in honor of an outstanding disability rights advocate, Ernie...
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Bills would let landlords crack down on support animals

November 24, 2019 Bills would let landlords crack down on support animals Kirk Pinho House, Senate legislation would let landlords evict tenants who lie about needing emotional support...
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Bills you may have missed: Wrongful imprisonment, disability accommodations and taxes for mosquito spraying

Michigan Advance By Laina G. Stebbins October 29, 2019 Here’s this week’s Michigan Advance roundup of noteworthy recent legislation that has mostly gone under the radar. Wrongful imprisonment claims...

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ELDER ABUSE LISTENING TOUR

Day Date Time County Location
Friday June 21 10: 30am - 12:30pm Grand Traverse

Traverse Area District Library
610 Woodmere Avenue
Traverse City, MI 49686

Monday July 8 10am - 12pm Berrien

Berrien County Health Department
2149 East Napier Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022