LANSING, MI (MPRN)-- The US Department of Justice won’t open a formal investigation into Michigan’s nursing home policies during the COVID-19 crisis.
That word came Thursday in a letter from the department’s civil rights division.
The department’s examination focused on whether the polices ran afoul of the Civil Rights of Institutionalized Persons Act (CRIPA).
The letter was sent to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s legal counsel and was signed by Steven Rosenbaum, chief of the department’s Special Litigation Section.
From the letter: