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Author Archives: Diane Bukowski
How a tax break to help the poor went to NBA owner Dan Gilbert Dan Gilbert’s cultivation of the Trump family appears to have paid off with Trump tax law breaks : Three swaths of Detroit were selected as opportunity … Continue reading
Judge Michael Hathaway gives order Oct. 24 after evidentiary hearing Ruling not only due to trial jury’s illegal use of internet, but also to lack of “overwhelming evidence of guilt” Prosecution says they plan to file application for leave to … Continue reading
Two women tell how they overcame abuse and established bright futures: Kia Faison and Erica Lynn Gillis “Strike 3” Stage Play Sat. Oct. 26, 2pm &7 pm, Sun. Oct. 27 “Strike 3 is not just about me – it is … Continue reading
CHARLES LEWIS IS FREE! INNOCENT JUV. LIFER RELEASED OCT. 17 AFTER 42 YRS; WILL RESUME MUSICAL CAREER
LEWIS RE-SENTENCED TO 37-60 YRS; WALKS OUT OF PRISON NEXT DAY Courageous decision by Judge Lillard in face of pros. request for 50-100 yrs. Joyous mother Rosie Lewis: “God shined his light!” Polygraph expert J. P. Carey (former criminal investigator) … Continue reading
Final mitigation hearing after 3 ½ years Tues. Oct. 15 9 a.m—Judge Qiana Lillard, Rm. 502 FMHJ Defense says Lewis is not “the rare child” who is irredeemable, files a stunning 87 pp. brief including expert testimony and research Brief … Continue reading
MICH. JUVENILE LIFERS: 63% NOT RE-SENTENCED; FED. CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT CITES VIOLATION OF DUE PROCESS
________________________________________________________ UPDATE (details below Paredes story): ACLU files 3rd amended complaint expanding original grounds, in front of USDC Judge Mark Goldsmith; contends continued captivity of state juvenile lifers 7 years after Miller v. Alabama violates DUE PROCESS. Also disputes state’s … Continue reading
OCTOBER: NATIONAL ANTI-BULLYING AWARENESS MONTH! By Ricardo Ferrell, VOD Staff Writer Women are the cradle of civilization and should be honored as such – Everyday! Far too often, the strong women of our society who are out there on the … Continue reading
It could be tough on those who have walked off the job and away from a regular paycheck. But it could be great for the country. Largest labor action in U.S. in over 10 years Inspired by service workers’ strikes: … Continue reading
Third hearing Fri. Oct. 4 at 9 a.m. ordered to deal with jurisdictional questions on evidentiary hearing re: murder conviction of Darrell Ewing and Derrico Searcy Fourth juror, foreman Brian Tubbs, testifies Sept. 6 that he has no recall of … Continue reading
FTC takes 94 legal actions against companies including First Choice Horizon, LLC and Media Mix 365, worst offenders targeting seniors, poor TRACED Act and Stopping Bad Robocalls Act pending in U.S. Congress, expected to be finalized in fall 51 State … Continue reading