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Gov. Whitmer Signs Bipartisan Bills to Support Crime Victims, Provide Services and Strengthen Privacy

LANSING, Mich. - Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed bipartisan legislation aimed at supporting the victims of crimes by boosting access to support services for survivors of domestic and sexual violence, adding privacy protections, and allowing oral impact statements to be given virtually.

"As a former prosecutor, I am committed to supporting survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault," said Governor Whitmer. "The bipartisan Michigan Crime Victims' Rights Package will improve coordination between law enforcement and organizations for survivors, prioritize the privacy of survivors wh...

 

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