Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Abused female inmates must pay restitution before receiving settlement

Posted in Child Support

By Detroit Free Press 8/8/2012

"Women who were victims of sexual assault while incarcerated by the Michigan Department of Corrections aren’t entitled to receive payments from the settlement of their class-action lawsuit against the state until victim restitution and child support they owe is paid, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled today. ..."

Read the entire article: http://www.freep.com/article/20120808/NEWS06/120808038/female-inmates-class-action-lawsuit-sexual-assault?odyssey=nav%7Chead