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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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State didn't investigate psych patient deaths after release from Detroit hospital

State didn't investigate psych patient deaths after release from Detroit hospital Lawmakers call for more review of post-release deaths Oct 17, 2019 By: Ross Jones   LANSING (WXYZ) — Since 2017, at...
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MPAS Priorities and Objectives for FY20

To comment on our priorities, please take our Priorities Survey. Priority #1:  Eliminate abuse and neglect Objective 1A:  Individuals with disabilities will not be subjected to restraint or...
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MPAS Lawsuit Against MDHHS Clears Hurdle

MPAS Lawsuit Against MDHHS Clears Hurdle Motion to Dismiss Denied Lansing, MI – A federal court ruled Friday that a lawsuit against the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), filed...
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Lansing hosts worker training for assisting voters with disabilities

LANSING, MI (WILX) -- Election precinct workers in Lansing received training Tuesday on how to best assist voters with disabilities. Lansing City Clerk Chris Swope partnered with the Michigan...
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Elder Abuse Listening Tour

ELDER ABUSE LISTENING TOUR Michelle Roberts, MPAS Executive Director, is part of the Michigan Elder Abuse Task Force. The task force is participating in an elder abuse listening tour throughout...



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

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