Parole is a conditional release from prison. If you violate the conditions of the release, the gatekeeper who determines whether you are going to be re-incarcerated is the Parole Board. The trick to... more
The Michigan Parole Board is comprised of a ten member board, with each member appointed by the director of the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC). The Parole Board meets regularly to review... more
For any individual on parole, violating a condition of their parole is a constant concern. There are many conditions of parole that are very easily violated and the burden of proving a... more
The new law creates some equal protection issues with regard to those already sentenced and those sentenced after October 1, 2011. Existing parolees may find themselves in such a situation.
On November 15, 2013, the Office of the Director, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) amended the policy on Parole in Place to ensure consistent application throughout the USCIS. The... more