Chantá Parker is the Managing Director of the Wayne County Neighborhood Defense Service (NDS). The NDS was hired this past fall to provide better legal defense for citizens who can’t afford a private lawyer. They have an excellent track record in Harlem and are working to help bring justice to Detroit. In episode 62 of […]
George Etheridge is a Democratic candidate campaigning to represent District 8 in the Michigan House of Representatives. He is a lifelong Detroiter who has worked as a city planner and legislative advisor. George is running for the seat that Sherry Gay Dagnogo formerly held and has her endorsement for this election. In episode 61 of […]
John Shea is the commissioner of the An Arbor branch of the Michigan Indigent Defense Commission and an expert on public defense. He has been in private practice since 1988 and specialized in criminal defense. John is an advocate for better indigent defense statewide as well as an excellent lawyer. In this episode, Mike dives […]
Auto accidents are frightening and it’s difficult to navigate insurance companies and legal claims without help. Learn the right steps to take after an accident that will help your lawyer win your case.
Chris Quinn and Terry Johnson represent the Hill and Wuestenberg families who are on opposing sides of a prominent felonious assault case. Jillian and Eric Wuestenberg, are a white couple who allegedly pulled guns on the Hills, a black family, in the parking lot of a Chipotle. A video of the incident, filmed by one […]
Megan Diebboll and Asia Johnson are Bail Disruptors who work with The Bail Project in Detroit. They interview candidates and provide up to $5,000 in bail to those who cannot afford it. Megan and Asia are working to end the bail system, which they believe is ineffective and discriminatory against poor Americans. In this episode […]
David Carroll is a nationally recognized expert in court system reform and the delivery of good counsel services. He works with the Sixth Amendment Center to ensure that people accused of crimes have access to adequate legal representation. In this episode of Open Mike, David tells Mike about the Michigan Justice system’s recent improvements after […]
After a traumatic accident, it’s difficult to navigate insurance companies and legal claims without the right information. Don’t wait until it’s too late — learn the steps to take after an accident and throughout your personal injury case now to get the best outcome in the future.
56 – Candidate for Oakland County Prosecutor on Criminal Justice Reform, Wrongful Convictions & More
Karen McDonald is a new candidate running for Oakland Country Prosecutor in 2020 against the 12-year incumbent prosecutor, Jessica Cooper. She has experience working in the prosecutor’s office and as a judge in Oakland County Circuit Court. Karen is dedicated to reforming our criminal justice system and keeping Oakland County safe. On this episode of […]
Lawyer Marc Mendelson has worked at the Mike Morse Law Firm for 17 years. In this episode, Marc joins Mike to explain Michigan’s new No-Fault law that goes into effect in July 2020. They go over who the new law really benefits and why consumers are unlikely to receive the savings they were promised. Marc […]