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Nessel an outlier among other Dem AGs over Purdue Pharma settlement

In the midst of America’s opioid crisis, alleged to have been accelerated by OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma, about half of the nation's attorneys general...

Lawsuit filed to block Whitmer flavored e-cigarette ban

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s ban on flavored vaping products is being challenged in Houghton County Circuit Court.  Plaintiff Marc Slis, who owns 906 Vapor in Houghton...

Bipartisan ‘Clean Slate’ criminal expungement bills get House hearing

Members of the Michigan House Judiciary Committee convened Tuesday to hear testimony on a series of bipartisan bills that would expand access to Michiganders...

Southfield city clerk charged with multiple election felonies

Updated, 4:55 p.m. 9/23/19 with comments from the city of Southfield: Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel on Monday announced six felony charges filed this morning...

Nessel joins state AGs in suing Trump admin over vehicle emissions

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel is among the 23 state attorneys general from around the country suing the federal government over vehicle emission standards.  The...

Bills would revamp prison sentences, prioritize ‘smart justice’ over punishment

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Michigan officials stood alongside a bipartisan group of lawmakers on the Capitol steps Wednesday afternoon to unveil a...

Murky GOP bill aims to stop ‘censorship’ by tech companies 

A state House panel on Wednesday heard testimony — but took no action — on a bill to prevent social media companies from blocking...

Michigan Dems knock Trump for blocking states from setting tougher climate...

WASHINGTON — President Trump declared Wednesday that he’s revoking California’s ability to set tougher greenhouse gas standards for automobiles, a move his critics say...

Additional sexual assault charge filed against former Flint-area priest

One of the five Michigan priests charged with sexual assault earlier this year now faces an additional felony charge, according to Attorney General Dana...

Nessel moves forward with subpoenas against ‘Me Too Kits’ company

Attorney General Dana Nessel is continuing to fight against the “Me Too Kits” Co. after getting authority to proceed with investigative subpoenas on Monday. The...

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