Despite April Being Child Abuse Prevention Month, Michigan Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Sexual Assault Case

In late April, the Michigan Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal in a case involving child sexual assault and the Catholic Diocese of Grand Rapids in which a teacher repeatedly sexually assaulted a student, our client. Our team will soon file a Motion for Reconsideration as we believe the Supreme Court should hear the case and allow it to proceed to a jury trial where all evidence against the diocese can be presented. The Daily Herald in Chicago shares more on this case.