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Election officials beg Legislature for help with surge in absentee voting 

The novel coronavirus has already shaken up work, schools, travel, recreation and more. Now as Michigan’s primary election arrives Tuesday and pandemic-stricken America nears...

Same-sex marriage has been legal for 5 years. State law is...

A large 54-bill package has been introduced in the House to repeal the legislative marriage equality bans and amend discriminatory gendered language. The U.S. Supreme...

Supreme Court: Absentee ballots must be received by election day to...

Only absentee ballots that are received by 8 p.m. on election day will be counted — even if they are earmarked for an earlier...

Nessel doesn’t appeal Line 5 tunnel decision to Supreme Court

Attorney General Dana Nessel will no longer pursue one of her legal fights against Canadian oil company Enbridge, while another continues on. Nessel had originally...

Nessel joins suit against Trump excluding immigrants in redistricting

Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined 20 other AGs, nine cities, four counties and one combined city and county in all corners of the...

Trapped in a gym contract during COVID-19? These bills make it...

Two Democratic state lawmakers are trying to change strict requirements about gym membership contracts, which they say are unfairly trapping gym-goers in memberships that...

Coast Guard reviewing request to ban anchors in Mackinac Straits after...

Updated with comment from Enbridge, 4:31 p.m. 7/28/20 Leaders of nine prominent environmental groups in Michigan are urging the U.S. Coast Guard to consider banning...

Case seeking former AG Schuette’s private emails will continue

The Michigan Supreme Court on Monday unanimously ruled that a case brought by a liberal advocacy group seeking Attorney General Bill Schuette’s private emails...

Nessel, AGs file suit against EPA for limiting state authority over...

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced Friday that she has joined yet another multi-state lawsuit, this time challenging a President Trump administration rule that...

Whitmer blasts Enbridge for nixing agreement to pay for oil spills

Updated, 4:41 p.m. and 6:25 p.m., 7/22/20 The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced Wednesday that it has sent another letter to Canadian oil...

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