Rep. Thomas Albert, R-Belding; audio on signing of victim impact legislation

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Rep. Albert talks about the signing into law by the Governor of his HB 5798, now PA 370 of 2018,  which expands the list of individuals who are statutorily granted the ability to provide a victim impact statement at the defendant’s sentencing, if the victim consents.   The legislation is part of a package of bills stemming from the Larry Nassar scandal at Michigan State University.