Governor Snyder Signs Land Over To NMU For Forensic Anthropology lab

LANSING — Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill today, giving a lot of land to a local university to utilize for a one-of-a-kind project.
Senate Bill 119, sponsored by state Senator Tom Casperson, allows Northern Michigan University to use a 2.5 acre lot located next to the Marquette Branch Prison for the newest forensic anthropology program. The site will be used to conduct the first-time study of human decomposition in cold weather.