State Rep. Graham Filler receives the President’s Award from the Michigan Association Treatment Court Professionals (MATCP) this week at the Gratiot County Circuit Courthouse. The award was presented by Judge Harvey Hoffman, legislative director for the Michigan Association of Treatment Court Professionals (left) and 65B District Judge Stewart McDonald (right). Filler, of DeWitt, has led several significant criminal justice reforms that have helped the efforts of treatment courts and participants.
State Rep. Graham Filler today announced he has secured funding in the state budget to help the city of St. Johns move forward with a road safety improvement project near the new dairy processing factory.
A bipartisan group of state and local leaders in Michigan’s criminal justice system this week came together to back a plan to protect witnesses and victims of crimes in Michigan following a Court of Appeals ruling that could result in their personal information being disclosed during the legal process.
State Reps. Graham Filler, Mike Mueller and TC Clements today denounced a dangerous new policy implemented by the Ingham County Prosecutor’s Office that the lawmakers say could embolden criminals and put the public at risk.