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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...

Nessel: Defiant Owosso barber is ‘not a hero’ for militia-backed reopening

A small Owosso barbershop garnered national attention after militia members helped protect the owner while he reopened his shop on Monday, despite the governor’s...

House Dems call lawsuit filed by Republican leaders ‘political theater’

The House Democratic caucus filed an amicus brief in opposition of the Republican leaders’ lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, calling the suit “political theater”...

Aimee Stephens, Michigan woman at center of landmark transgender rights case,...

Aimee Stephens, the trailblazing woman in the first-ever transgender rights case before the U.S. Supreme Court, died Tuesday at her home in metro Detroit....

Education advocates call on Whitmer to settle literacy suit 

Last month, the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of a group of Detroit students who filed a lawsuit against the...

Lawsuit claiming Whitmer’s order violates religious freedom put on hold

Last week, a group of churches filed a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, but now they have paused their action following the governor’s latest...

Column: Trump’s defamation suits pose a chilling prospect for the press

In the long and dubious history of nasty presidential politics, the anti-Trump attack ad that the pro-Democratic SuperPAC Priorities USA paid NBC affiliate WJFW-TV...

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