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Ken Coleman: Reactions to reported Kilpatrick prison release highlight nation’s racial...

As I watched my Twitter feed while news broke Friday suggesting former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick’s release from federal prison was imminent, it reminded...

Whitmer extends stay-home order, emergency declaration to mid-June

Fresh off a win in court, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued a slew of executive orders Friday evening extending Michigan’s stay-home order and more. The stay-home...

AG argues in court to shut down Line 5, oil company...

The most prominent Michigan lawsuit filed against controversial Canadian oil company Enbridge is moving along once again. Oral arguments were heard Friday morning in the...

Judge: Whitmer has authority for emergency orders, calls GOP arguments ‘meritless’

A Michigan Court of Claims judge on Thursday ruled in favor of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in a case brought by the GOP-led Legislature, who...

A landmark literacy suit was settled. But Republicans won a 2nd...

A U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals panel ruled in favor of a group of Detroit students last month determining that students have the...

Updated: Lawsuit over Line 5 permits dismissed

Updated, 2:07 p.m., 5:21 p.m., 5/18/20 A key lawsuit relating to Line 5, the controversial Canadian oil pipeline beneath the Straits of Mackinac, has been...

Column: Obamacare’s safety net protects many of the millions losing health...

The loss of 31 million jobs due to coronavirus has an added downside: 27 million have lost job-based health insurance. The worst may still...

Detroit man could get 20 years in prison after alleged threat...

Robert Tesh, 32, of Detroit has been charged with false report of threat of terrorism after he allegedly made on April 14 “credible threats...

Judge: Whitmer-Legislature lawsuit likely heading to Mich. Supreme Court

Oral arguments took place Friday for a lawsuit brought against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer by Michigan GOP lawmakers, who argue Whitmer’s authority to extend...

Whitmer settles landmark ‘right to read’ suit, promises legislation

After an almost four-year legal battle, Detroit Public School Community District students have secured their right to a quality education. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced...

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