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Traverse City girl’s killer seeks
shorter prison term, 4th sentencing set

The man who killed Carly Jean Lewis, the 16-year-old whose 2011 disappearance sparked a community-wide search, will be sentenced for a fourth time after a state Court of Appeals panel said judges went too far exceeding state sentencing guidelines.

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Man convicted in 2011 killing
could get re-sentenced

A man convicted in the 2011 killing of Carly Lewis may appear in court for a fourth sentencing hearing after the Michigan Supreme Court remanded the case to the Court of Appeals.

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Family friend starts online
petition against re-sentencing in teen murder case

Family friends of Carly Lewis, the Traverse City teen murdered in 2011, have started a petition to halt any chance of Carly’s murderer being re-sentenced again. Robert Schwander has already been sentenced three different times for the murder of the 16-year old girl./p>

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