Bills to lift time limits to file sex assault lawsuits have cleared a state Senate committee. It’s part of the state’s response to the Larry Nassar scandal and the issue of sexual misconduct on college campuses.
Rick Pluta reports on new sexual assault legislation that may or may not be ethical or constitutional.
State lawmakers are quickly pushing through female genital mutilation legislation. About two weeks ago, a Senate committee passed legislation that would make performing female genital mutilation a fifteen year felony.
The Michigan Public Radio Network's Cheyna Roth reports on the state Senate passing legislation outlawing female genital mutilation in Michigan.