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For more information, contact:

John Nevin

Director of Communications

Michigan Supreme Court

(517) 373-0129

nevinj@courts.mi.gov​

 

Krista MacPherson

Officer, Communications

The Pew Charitable Trusts

(202) 540-6048

kmacpherson@pewtrusts.org

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Data D​​riven ​​Justice Solutions

Mich​igan Joint Task Force on Jail and Pretrial Incarceration​​

download.jpegFirst Task Force Meeting
Wednesday, July 24
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Wayne State Law School, Spencer M. Partrich Auditorium
471 West Palmer, Detroit, MI


Link to vid​​eo Press Conference Announcing the Joint Task Force Initiative​

April 17, 2019



Governor Whitmer signing EXECUTIVE ORDER No. 2019-10 Michigan Joint Task Force on Jail and Pretrial Incarceration 

Governor Whitmer signing Executive Order No. 2019-10.

Behind Governor Whitmer, from left to right: D.J. Hilson, Muskegon County Prosecutor and President, Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan; Stephan Currie, Executive Director, Michigan Association of Counties; State Rep. Lee Chatfield, Speaker of the House; Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II; Chief Justice Bridget McCormack; and Attorney General Dana Nessel​

 

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CALENDAR OF MEETINGS AND ACTIVITIES

Exact locations TBA

​​Below are dates and times for meetings of the full Task Force, public testimony, and policy development subgroups.

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Fri., Aug. 23rd Task Force meeting 2: Traverse City, Michigan (public)

Meeting:  9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Public testimony:  1:30 – 4:00 p.m.


Fri., Sept. 20th Task Force meeting 3: Grand Rapids, Michigan (public)

Meeting:  9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Public testimony:  1:30 – 4:00 p.m.


Fri., Oct. 18th Task Force meeting 4: Detroit, Michigan (public)

Meeting:  9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Public testimony:  1:30 – 4:00 p.m.


Tues., Nov. 19th Task Force meeting 5: Lansing, Michigan (public)

Meeting:  10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Public testimony:  1:30 – 4:00 p.m.


Thurs., Jan. 9th Task Force meeting 6: Lansing Michigan (public)

9:30 – 11:00 a.m., final report and recommendations released


Task Force meetings post-report:  dates/locations TBA


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 Resource Documents

 
  
  
EO 2019-10 Michigan Joint Task Force on Jail and Pretrial Incarceration (final unsigned).pdf
  
Michigan letter requesting technical assistance from Pew Charitable Trusts.pdf
  
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