Criminal Justice

Anti-Whitmer terrorist plot included weeklong series of televised executions of public...

The right-wing extremist conspiracy against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is often described as a "kidnapping plot," but new details from court filings show there also...

Nessel issues cease-and-desist letters over voter misinformation

While baseless claims and lawsuits about voter fraud in the recent election are hurled at Michigan, Attorney General Dana Nessel has issued a number...

GOP lawsuits restrain governors’ COVID-19 actions

Governors of both parties are facing a deluge of lawsuits from right-wing lawmakers, conservative legal groups and Republican activists who say chief executives need...

In wild meeting, Wayne Co. board certifies Biden as winner after...

Updated, 10:15 p.m. 11/17/20 The Wayne County Board of Canvassers on Tuesday evening certified the Nov. 3 presidential election results, but also directed the Secretary...

Another defendant in anti-Whitmer terrorist plot case makes bond

The prosecution against the eight men who are facing domestic terrorism charges for an alleged plot to storm the state Capitol building and kidnap...

SOS provides election docs, while AG blasts GOP lawmakers’ probe

After the GOP-led Michigan Legislature issued a subpoena to state election officials and launched an investigation into alleged presidential election irregularities that Republicans have...

Another one bites the dust: Plaintiffs pull lawsuit asking for 1.2M...

A presidential election lawsuit filed on Wednesday seeking to invalidate 1.2 million Michigan votes in Ingham, Wayne and Washtenaw counties has been voluntarily dismissed...

Judge approves permanent injunction in Nessel’s lawsuit against DeVos over private...

A district court judge in California has closed a case co-led by Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel against U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over...

Longtime Judge Dalton Roberson Sr. dies after COVID-19 diagnosis

In 1937, Wes Johnson, an 18-year-old Black man, was accused of assaulting a white woman and arrested. He was later snatched from a Henry...

Republican convicted of election fraud helps lead Trump rally baselessly claiming...

Another pro-President Trump rally was held at the Michigan Capitol on Saturday as the "Million MAGA March" attracted thousands, including several far-right groups like...

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