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GOP-led House adopts anti-abortion resolution 

The state House adopted a resolution Tuesday to “call for the enforcement of all laws regulating or limiting the practice of abortion” in Michigan...

B.A. Schaaff: We’ve had some important national wins for LGBTQ+ rights,...

Pride Month is a chance for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) people to be proud and visible in a world that tells...

College athletes score a big win in the U.S. Supreme Court...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that the National Collegiate Athletics Association cannot limit educational compensation to student athletes due to...

Nessel praises lawmakers for elder abuse awareness resolutions

Attorney General Dana Nessel commended the Michigan House and Senate Tuesday for recognizing the day as Elder Abuse Awareness Day and for declaring June...

Nessel says she isn’t the proper defendant for minimum wage, paid...

Updated, 9:05 p.m., 6/8/21 with additional comments Attorney General Dana Nessel filed a motion Monday in response to a lawsuit that aims for an increase...

Recent Supreme Court ruling is ‘small step’ toward affirming tribal rights

A unanimous U.S. Supreme Court ruling last week is being seen as a step in the right direction toward untangling complex jurisdictional issues that...

Ingham County prosecutor orders review of HIV felony convictions

Ingham County Prosecutor Carol Siemon ordered her team on Friday to review all prosecutions brought by the county under Michigan’s former felony law AIDS...

HIV law has changed, but those prosecuted under former measure struggle...

Jeremy Merithew had a hook-up in 2012 that he will remember for the rest of his life. He met a man on the gay...

There are a lot of proposals to increase Michigan government transparency....

Updated, 2:38 p.m., 6/3/21 with correction Dozens of bills aimed at boosting ethics, transparency and financial disclosure laws have been introduced in the Legislature this...

Michigan man imprisoned for 32 years is freed after DNA evidence...

A Michigan man who spent nearly 32 years in prison for murder was released this week after DNA evidence ruled him out as the...

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