Black Michigan teen detained for not doing homework to be released 'teen who was detained for not doing her online coursework, is to be released from detention 'IMMEDIATELY'

Post date:



“Grace,” the Black teen girl in Michigan who was detained because the school said she was not doing her online coursework, is to be released from detention “IMMEDIATELY.” The Michigan Court of Appeals issued the order late on Friday, and mom picked Grace up shortly thereafter.

“We are elated. We are so happy for Grace to be going home. It is amazing that she is going to be able to sleep at home tonight.”

— Grace’s attorney, commenting on the Court of Appeals decision today.

Go read the full story at ProPublica by Jodi S. Cohen.

And here’s her original report at ProPublica: A Teenager Didn’t Do Her Online Schoolwork. So a Judge Sent Her to Juvenile Detention.

Michigan mom sentenced to 7 days in jail for not following court order to vaccinate her children




GTA 5 On PS5 & Xbox Series X Won't Be Take-Two's Only Next-Gen Port

Take-Two Interactive, the parent company publisher responsible for titles such as Grand Theft Auto V, is expecting to port more current...

Regal Releases Oddly Cheerful Video About Reopening Theaters in the Age of Coronavirus

Large parts of America have yet to contain the coronavirus, but that’s not stopping movie theaters from plowing forward with plans...

Another Ellen DeGeneres Accuser Comes Forward: Her Employees Are All Afraid of Her!

In recent weeks, rumors about misconduct from Ellen DeGeneres and her top employees have made the leap from celebrity gossip to...