Schuette opposes release of inmate
DETROIT — Attorney General Bill Schuette says he’ll oppose freedom for a prisoner who recently won a major case at the Michigan Supreme Court.
The court said Gov. Jennifer Granholm in 2010 had no authority to change her mind after she commuted the no-parole sentence of Matthew Makowski, who was convicted of first-degree murder in Wayne County in 1989.
Schuette will urge the parole board to keep Makowski behind bars.