Criminal Justice

Settlement reached in T-Mobile/Sprint merger

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and a coalition of attorneys general reached a settlement to end their legal challenge of a T-Mobile and Sprint...

Report: SE Michigan govts. commit ‘highway robbery’ against Detroit drivers

Attorney Geoffrey Leonard recalls meeting with two African-American Detroit clients who had been ticketed for running through an Allen Park stop sign, which was...

Coronavirus now a pandemic, causes Michigan school closures

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has now appeared in Michigan and is already having a significant impact on day-to-day life. This comes as the World Health...

Nessel urges Supreme Court to block Ohio abortion law 

Attorney General Dana Nessel has filed a brief opposing an Ohio law prohibiting abortions if one of the reasons is that the fetus has...

Nessel: MSU stonewalling Nassar probe cheats U of M victims out...

The Michigan attorney general’s office will not open an investigation into reports of late University of Michigan Dr. Robert Anderson, due to the office’s...

Federal court chucks Michigan’s Medicaid work requirements 

An estimated 80,000 Michiganders will keep their Healthy Michigan coverage after a federal court ruled Wednesday that Michigan’s Medicaid work requirements were unlawful.  Gov. Gretchen...

Whitmer signs wrongful imprisonment bills into law

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed a flurry of bills into law on Tuesday. Among those are three bipartisan pieces of legislation related to compensation for...

Supreme Court to review ACA after state AGs file petition

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to review a key part of the Affordable Care Act after Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel, along with...

Trump attempts to woo Black voters in Detroit. Will it work...

As Black History Month drew to near close on Thursday, a group of about a dozen Black supporters joined President Donald Trump in the...

East Lansing City Council discusses racial bias after police excessive force...

After an internal investigation, the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) determined that there was not enough evidence to prove or disprove an allegation of...

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