Human Rights Watch and the American Civil Liberties Union issued a report Wednesday on solitary confinement for juveniles.
All Michigan students will have a flag in the classroom and the opportunity to recite the pledge each day under new legislation.
A state law banning panhandling in public places violates First Amendment protections for free speech and the 14th Amendment’s equal protection clause, a federal judge in Michigan has ruled.
An Oakland County school district is stepping up the fight against “sexting” among teens.
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing on behalf of more than 950 Highland Park Public Schools students and their parents, claiming children aren’t getting the tools needed to learn to read.
The American Civil Liberties Union wants the Michigan Department of Corrections to ban an invasive type of strip search that the group says humiliates female prisoners.
Michigan State Police plan to investigate a complaint that one of its officers detained a U.S. citizen and turned him over to federal authorities because of his appearance and language skills.
Among the proposed changes is a bill that would require more careful exams from specific doctors who certify patients.
Civil liberties groups say the question is an attempt to discourage people from voting.
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit claiming the constitutional rights of four same-sex couples are being violated by a new Michigan law that bars insurance for some domestic partners.