Mich. teen tossed in youth home for not seeing dad

Nov 21, 2009 Read more: The Flushing Observer

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. - A 14-year-old boy was held at Michigan youth home overnight and handcuffed for several hours after refusing to follow a judge's order as part of a custody case to visit his father.

Read more
JML

Center Line, MI

#1 Nov 30, 2009
A sentence by a judge? How is it that anyone should be forced to do what one does not. What about our individual rights? The reason(s) behind why the teen does not want to see the dad should not matter. The only thing that should matter is that the right to NOT see his dad be his given right.
vandawn

Grand Rapids, MI

#2 Dec 3, 2009
I thought in the State of Michigan, a 14 year old could make their own decisions when it came to custodial rights and seeing their parents. If the kid doesn't want to see the dad, there must be a reason, maybe the judge should have considered that before throwing the kid in juvee for the night!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Macomb Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Dead Deer Cult in dodge park Apr 8 Sterling2015 3
New Campground Near Leota or Jonesville Bridge?? Mar 31 Locotico83 1
News Big Uniroyal tire celebrates 50th Anniversary Mar 25 ray 1
News Detroit man's ex demands cut of $350K given by ... Mar '15 Cletus Phestershank 2
Direct tv refer a friend (Sep '12) Mar '15 abofreeman 51
trade GF pics Mar '15 love hookers 3
News Detroit's walking man to get $350K, lots of advice Mar '15 Stroker D'Clown 22
More from around the web

Macomb People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]