Criminal Justice

State to pay $80M settlement in juvenile prison rape case

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel, along with Michigan Department of Corrections (DOC) Director Heidi Washington announced Thursday that they are filing a settlement document...

Dems berate Betsy DeVos at heated Capitol Hill hearing, Moolenaar defends...

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats tore into the President Trump administration’s annual budget request for the Department of Education at a hearing on Capitol...

Amash only Michigan rep. to vote no on landmark bill making...

Updated, 4:25 a.m. 2/27/20 with comments from Rep. Amash WASHINGTON — Lynching is not considered a hate crime under federal law, but that’s expected to...

Nessel: Watch out for coronavirus scams

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) are warning Michiganders to stay alert and watch for...

Michigan joins 39 other states in JUUL probe

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel announced Tuesday that Michigan has joined 39 other states in an investigation of JUUL Labs. JUUL Labs makes products known...

Michigan House adopts pro-2nd Amendment resolution on Moms Demand Action day

Michigan’s Republican-led state House voted Tuesday afternoon to adopt a resolution reaffirming the right of residents to keep and bear arms. House Resolution 227 is...

Whitmer wants court to halt Medicaid work mandate

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer says an estimated 80,000 Michiganders could lose Healthy Michigan coverage thanks to Medicaid work requirements and she’s asking for a court...

Slotkin talks prescription drug prices, PFAS at East Lansing event

U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly) held her first “State of the 8th District” event Friday night at East Lansing High School, where she recapped...

Michigan Dem chair blasts GOP for fighting voting rights suits

During a voting rights roundtable held in Detroit on Friday, Michigan Democratic Party (MDP) Chair Lavora Barnes called out the GOP and the Republican...

Trump telegraphs Stone pardon in rambling remarks

LAS VEGAS — Within hours of a federal judge sentencing Roger Stone to three years and four months in prison for “covering up for...

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