Erica Hammel hasn’t stopped fighting for her son, for your daughter, for all of our children.
She’s on a crusade to create a statewide online, searchable child-abuse registry, similar to the Michigan sex-offender registry, so anyone, anywhere can can find out whether a babysitter, a friend, or even a romantic partner has been convicted of abusing a child.
Hammel took her nearly two-year-long campaign to Lansing earlier this week, urging the state House of Representatives committee on Family, Children, and Seniors to approve the package of bills (HB 4973, 4974 and 4975) and push the legislation to the House floor.
Hammel’s campaign was borne, like most are, of personal experience.
Her son, Wyatt Rewoldt, was violently shaken three years ago by her ex-husband’s girlfriend, Rachel Edwards.
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