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Whitmer, Klobuchar, Shirkey and more: The Advance’s top interviews of 2019

Quotable of the Year: “As we go into 2020, I say, ‘May the best woman win.’” — Presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) at a...

Trump has appointed judges at a breakneck speed. More are coming.

WASHINGTON — The GOP-controlled U.S. Senate heads into 2020 with few major legislative victories — but a significant one on the judicial front: a...

Stories you won’t see anywhere else: The Advance’s best reporting on...

Quotable of the Year: “I think so many of these decisions are made in a vacuum with a bunch of men sitting around a table...

Nessel to charge 2 more priests in clergy probe, announce PFAS...

Updated, 5:25 a.m. 12/26/19 The Catholic church sexual abuse investigation continues to expand in Michigan, as Attorney General Dana Nessel said she plans to announce...

From immigration to the ACA: Nessel has joined 12 federal cases,...

Dana Nessel became the first Democratic attorney general in Michigan in 16 years and has reversed her GOP predecessor, Bill Schuette, on a number...

Nessel wants Legislature to change law shielding drugmakers, says it’s impacting...

Days after announcing a new opioids lawsuit, Attorney General Dana Nessel said she'd like to see changes to Michigan's one-of-a-kind law that prevents state...

Do Michigan kids have a ‘right to read?’ Activists await ruling...

A prominent Detroit education activist said that if a lawsuit brought forth by Detroit students against the state of Michigan centering on their constitutional...

Court of Appeals denies appeal in Inman recall effort

The state Court of Appeals has denied an appeal request from a Traverse City-area group trying to recall state Rep. Larry Inman (R-Williamsburg), who...

After ACA ruling, Nessel, other AGs to likely seek U.S. Supreme...

One day after a federal Appeals Court panel struck down a key part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel...

Michigan Supreme Court says it’s too late to rule on GOP...

The Michigan Supreme Court declined to issue an opinion on the constitutionality of the GOP-led “adopt and amend” tactic used last year to water...

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