Francisco A. Villarruel

Francisco A. Villarruel is a university outreach and education senior fellow and a professor at Michigan State University.


A 17-year-old is not an adult, and shouldn’t be treated as such. Even felons.

May 19, 2017 | Paul Elam, Francisco A. Villarruel

After years of pushing juveniles into adult court, the trend has shifted, and is paying off in less recidivism, lower costs and fewer lives squandered.