Penny Marshall Urges Wayne State to Improve Heart Disease Research

Penny Marshall Urges Wayne State to Improve Heart Disease Research

In the first episode of the ‘70s and ‘80s sitcom Laverne & Shirley, Laverne and Shirley handcuffed themselves to a dog bound for euthanasia. By the end of the show they found the dog a home. Now, Penny Marshall, who played Laverne, is speaking out about dogs named Laverne and Shirley who died in heart failure experiments at Wayne State University.