Former Wayne County Drug Prosecutor Disbarred

Wayne County’s former top drug prosecutor has been disbarred in the wake of a perjury scandal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

Detroit Attorney, Client Charged With Perjury

Prosecutor Kym Worthy calls the behavior of attorney David Dunn a “poison arrow to the heart of the criminal justice system.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2012

36th District Court (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Ex-Detroit Lawyer Loses Appeal Over ‘Ghetto’ Remark

A former top lawyer for the city of Detroit who lost her job for describing a local court as “ghetto” has lost an appeal over her dismissal.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2012

Joseph Gentz (facebook photo)

Gentz Gets Lawyer In Jane Bashara Murder Case

Attorney Susan Reed is now the court-appointed lawyer for Joseph Gentz, who told Grosse Pointe Park investigators he was paid to kill Jane Bashara.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2012

Wayne County Exec. Robert Ficano speaks about the severance issue (WWJ Photo/Florence Walton, File)

Ficano Denied Additional Cash For Legal Costs In FBI Probe

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano’s request to extend a contract with an outside law firm dealing with federal subpoenas has been turned down by commissioners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011

Sex assault victim who was jailed for her July 13 outburst. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Attorney Defends Treatment Of Rape Victim Jailed For Contempt

A rape victim is thrown out of court during testimony about her attack — and now the attorney whose questioning led to the victim’s outburst is defending her actions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2011

Attorney Pleads Guilty, Smuggled Xanax Into Jail

A suburban Detroit attorney who authorities say smuggled Xanax pills and chewing tobacco pouches into Oakland County Jail to her incarcerated fiance has pleaded guilty in the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2011

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Judge To Rule On Laura Johnson’s Parental Rights

A Farmington Hills mother could learn Thursday whether she’ll lose her parental rights after being accused, then cleared, of killing her husband.


Legislation To Prohibit Marijuana Bars On The Table

The possible banning of medical marijuana bars and clubs in Michigan is one step closer after legislation passed through a Senate Committee earlier Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/03/2011


Area Attorney To Climb Mount Kilamanjaro For A Good Cause

A local attorney is taking on Mount Kilamanjaro for a cause very close to his heart.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2011