Michigan Department of Corrections. She responded to the new policy in a letter to the Southern Poverty Law Center. MDOC says there are currently 50 transgender inmates across 30 Michigan facilities. Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top vegan spots around Detroit. Although the change officially took place today, Jami Naturalite has been approved for hormone therapy, which she began last month. It's money that correctional facilities would no longer have to fund the day-to-day operations. The Fair Michigan Justice Project was founded a little less than a year ago.
He says the Michigan corrections system was not originally on the radar of the SPLC until Naturalite reached out to them.
MDOC revises policy on medical care for transgender inmates
The costs would come from the department's health care budget, which is funded by taxpayer money. He says the Michigan corrections system was not originally on the radar of the SPLC until Naturalite reached out to them. It's money that correctional facilities would no longer have to fund the day-to-day operations. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:
But MDOC officials are balking at the suggestion. The MDOC change also includes offering non-medical resources to transgender inmates, like personal grooming tools and semi-private shower facilities. Notify me of new posts via email. Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable diners in Detroit. The State Senate proposed reducing funding for Michigan prisons, because the number of prisoners in the state continues to decline.