Money has been added to debit cards for nearly half of 85,000 Michigan food assistance recipients who were without the aid for a day.
Federal officials have arrested three Detroit area market owners following a food stamp fraud investigation.
A federal jury has found a Flint store owner guilty to accusations he participating in a $612,000 food stamp fraud scheme.
A Lincoln Park woman who collected food stamps after winning a million-dollar prize has avoided jail time.
Three people in the Flint area are accused of using food stamp cards to buy supplies for their restaurants and catering businesses.
Michigan has a new law making it illegal for prison inmates to participate in the state’s food stamp program.
The state of Michigan can take away welfare benefits under a five-year federal limit even if recipients still might qualify for cash under state law, a state appeals court ruled Wednesday.
Jackie Doig, of the Saginaw-based Center for Civil Justice, says only about 100 of the 11,000 families that lost benefits starting last October have had them restored, despite a March court order telling the state to do so.
A Michigan woman who continued to get food stamps after winning a $1 million lottery jackpot has been charged with welfare fraud.
The Michigan Supreme Court won’t immediately take up a case involving when welfare benefits can be ended.