A jam-packed week for news means Sunday morning's show was actually the FOURTH Let It Rip this week.
On this edition, Charlie and Taryn talk about the verdict in the Kilpatrick Corruption verdict with a pair of well known attorneys. Norman Yatooma is suing the former mayor over the murder of exotic dancer Tamara Greene. Mike Rataj represented Bobby Ferguson in the federal trial. He says racism permeated the case and is still alive and well today in Metro Detroit.
Also, sex slaves. Human trafficking is actually a widespread problem around the globe, and right here in Metro Detroit. Charlie and Taryn discuss it with a survivor of child exploitation, Malynda Jennings, along with Julia McGowen, a graduate student at Oakland university, who's hosting a forum on the subject.
For more information on the forum, follow this link.
For more information on Project Hope, follow this link.
June 19 is National Dine Out Day. Restaurants and vendors across the country are contributing a percentage of their revenues for the day to the NJ Relief Fund to benefit Superstorm Sandy victims.
A car crashed into a building on 2nd Avenue and East 4th Street in the East Village on Wednesday morning. At least eight people were injured, three in serious condition, according to FDNY officials.
A car jumped the curb on 2nd Avenue and East 4th Street in the East Village on Wednesday morning injuring eight people. Witnesses say the Nissan was traveling at a high speed before it took out the store front, trees, bicycles, a light post and a fire hydrant.
Riders should anticipate some changes but "near normal" service on the Long Island Rail Road for the morning rush. Crews have been working to repair tracks and switches after Monday's derailment.