July 26, 2012 - 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The meeting will be at University of Michigan Law School. The meeting will be in Room 1025 South Hall. South Hall is a new law school building on the corner of State and Monroe streets. (The address is 701 South State St. but the entrance is off Monroe.) Lunch will be served during the meeting.
This meeting will be before the Legal Services Corporation board meetings, which will include a series of public presentations and events beginning at 1:30 p.m. Because of the full LSC schedule, this will be a shorter "report only" meeting.
I. Welcome; introductions. (Denise Page Hood)
II. Reports, Updates, Information Sharing
A. Report on SPB Administrative matters (Denise Page Hood)
B. Update on LSC funding (Deierdre Weir)
C. Language access developments (Candace Crowley)
D. Crossroads Reports
1. Fees-Fines-Costs (Miriam Aukerman)
2. Child Welfare Issues (Ann Routt)
3. Indian Child Welfare Act Issues (Jim Keedy)
E. Report on Miller v. Alabama (U.S. Supreme Court case striking down life without parole for juveniles) (Kim Thomas)
F. Follow up on SCAO Court Tools presentation (Bob Gillett)
G. SOS Task Force---Statewide Website (Linda Rexer)
H. Developments in indigent criminal defense (Bridget McCormack)
I. Immigration issues and developments (Susan Reed)
J. Report on welfare litigation (Terri Stangl)
K. Prisoner re-entry issues (Terri Stangl)
L. Amicus report (Ann Routt)
M. Unemployment advocacy (Steve Gray)
N. State Bar Committee on Justice Initiatives (Terri Stangl)
O. Pro Bono (Bob Gillett)
P. Other reports?
IV. Next SPB Meetings
October 23, 2012 (Lansing)