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Enbridge-owned Kentucky pipeline has lethal rupture

Updated, 6:44 a.m. 8/2/19 As several Democratic elected officials continue to seek a shut down of Line 5 in the Straits of Mackinac, the company...

State panel OKs Inman recall petition, while Republican plans return to...

A petition drive to recall indicted state Rep. Larry Inman (R-Williamsburg) can commence, the Board of State Canvassers unanimously ruled on Thursday.  Inman’s attorney, Chris...

Court partially sides with Michigan cities over state in Headlee suit

Municipal leaders in Michigan are cheering a Wednesday ruling by the state’s Court of Appeals pertaining to funding for local governments, but it’s unclear...

Court dismisses challenge to Michigan’s Lead and Copper Rule

A Michigan Court of Claims judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging Michigan’s Lead and Copper Rule, the toughest regulation in the country for the...

Column: After Supreme Court decision, gerrymandering fix is up to voters

In a 5-4 decision the Supreme Court has ruled that partisan gerrymandering is not unconstitutional. The majority ruled that gerrymandering is outside the scope and...

Nessel: Previous elder abuse panels found problems, we want to find...

At a stop in Flint on a Michigan Elder Abuse Task Force listening tour, Attorney General Dana Nessel laid out the difference between this...

Dems keep up pressure on Inman to resign

The Michigan Legislature might be off for summer break, but Democrats are still campaigning for state Rep. Larry Inman (R-Williamsburg) to step down after...

Enviros protest Line 5 on Kalamazoo oil spill anniversary, praise Sanders’...

On the ninth anniversary of the Kalamazoo River oil spill, environmentalists and progressives gathered in Lansing Thursday to protest Enbridge’s Line 5 in the...

Traveling expungement clinics launched in rural Michigan

Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Bridget McCormack on Thursday announced five traveling clinics to help those seeking to clear their criminal records, which can...

On this day: SCOTUS rules on Milliken v. Bradley Detroit busing...

On July 25, 1974, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 5-4 ruled against cross-district busing in the landmark case, Milliken v. Bradley. The case...

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