© 2021 MICHIGAN RADIO
91.7 Ann Arbor/Detroit 91.3 Port Huron 104.1 Grand Rapids 91.1 Flint
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Politics & Government
On this page you'll find all of our stories on the city of Detroit.Suggest a story here and follow our podcast here.

Lessenberry on Larry Nassar, Enbridge Line 5, and a petition for a part-time legislature

Michigan State University sign
Wikimedia Commons
/
public domain
State House Speaker Tom Leonard says MSU hasn't been forthcoming about who knew what and when about the crimes of former sports doctor Larry Nassar.

As the cases against former Michigan State University sports doctor Larry Nassar continue to unfold, there have been calls for MSU President Lou Anna Simon to resign. The latest came from State House Speaker Tom Leonard who says MSU hasn't been forthcoming about who knew what, and when, about Nassar's crimes.

Michigan Radio's Morning Edition host Doug Tribou and senior news analyst Jack Lessenberry discuss whether removing President Simon is the right response. 

They also talk about the response to a shooting at Detroit's Noel Night celebration earlier this month, calls to shut down temporarily Enbridge Energy's Line 5, and a petition to for a part-time legislature

Related Content