New Michigan Laws to Take Effect
To toll the statute of limitations until the government decides whether someone committed the crime for kidnapping, extortion, AWIM, a/ murder, manslaughter, first degree home invasion.
A deferral under MCL 769.4a for domestic violence first offense charge in MI is now a prior conviction for purposes of enhancing Domestic violence charges.
MI Domestic violence third offense is now a 5 year felony instead of a 2 year felony in Michigan. Fines also are higher.
New crime of Assault by Strangulation or Suffocation in Michigan. This new law allows that anytime a police report indicates finger prints on the complainant's neck, it can result in a 10 year felony charge in Michigan.
PA 372 of 2012: MI Criminal Sexual Conduct on one's foster kids.
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