‘Raise the age’ criminal justice reform to get Senate hearing

A Republican-controlled Senate panel plans to act fast on legislation to raise the age at which individuals can be charged as an adult for criminal offenses. State Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.), chair of the Senate Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety, is backing a bill package from a Democratic lawmaker that changes the law … Continue reading ‘Raise the age’ criminal justice reform to get Senate hearing