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Nessel joins lawsuit challenging Trump admin effort to allow 3D-printed guns

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined a lawsuit seeking to prevent the President Trump administration’s newest attempt to allow access to blueprints for...

Virginia approved the ERA. Now what’s the holdup?

WASHINGTON — Virginia’s sprint to green-light the Equal Rights Amendment this month was heralded by proponents across the country. Buoyed by new Democratic majorities in...

Rick Haglund: Tesla settlement means more changes for Michigan’s auto industry

The settlement of a long-running lawsuit between Tesla and the state of Michigan this week cleverly allows the California-based automaker to sell vehicles directly...

Column: How undoing Obamacare would harm more than the health of...

The Affordable Care Act remains on life support after a panel of federal judges ruled on Dec. 18, 2019, that the law’s individual mandate...

Stevens, bipartisan lawmakers file brief against ‘technicality’ that can free military...

There is no statute of limitations for rape in the military, but advocates say a misconstrued legal technicality allows for hundreds of convicted rapists...

Tesla to start selling vehicles in Michigan under settlement

A fight resulting from a 2014 Michigan law is over, as Tesla will finally be able to sell its vehicles in Michigan through a...

SCOTUS punts on lawsuit that could kill ACA

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with the President Trump administration and Republicans by refusing to immediately review a ruling that found part...

Should private schools get public funds? The Supreme Court will take...

The Michigan Supreme Court will consider on March 4 and 5 whether the state Legislature can spend public money on private schools.   “That means the...

2 former UP priests charged in clergy abuse scandal

Two more priests have been charged in the attorney general's office clergy abuse probe, something Attorney General Dana Nessel said would be coming during...

State appeals unemployment fraud case to Supreme Court

The state of Michigan appealed this week a case to the state Supreme Court from victims of faulty unemployment fraud claims. A Michigan Court of...

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