In a unanimous decision, the court says Leo Ackley was poorly served by a trial lawyer who failed to call any expert witnesses.
Murder charges have been filed against a Romulus woman accused of running over a young Westland boy and driving off.
A Detroit man held responsible for death of a 13-year-old girl who was shot while playing with a rifle in his home has been sentenced to prison.
The boy is charged with an open count of murder in the Feb. 28 death of A’Laina Brown at the girl’s home in Muskegon Township.
A judge says a 13-year-old boy is competent for trial in the fatal stabbing of a 9-year-old boy at a west Michigan playground.
Police say Jessica Brewster admitted to smothering the baby because she feared her mother’s reaction to the pregnancy.
Mitchelle Blair had a blank look in her eyes as she was formally charged with premeditated murder, torture and child abuse.
A Detroit woman has been charged with murder one week after two of her children were found dead in a freezer in her low-income apartment home.
Mom To Be Charged With Murder For Deaths Of Children Found In Freezer; Continued To Collect Welfare Payments On Them For Years
Prosecutors believe that when the children died, the girl was 13 years old and her brother was 9.
Mitchelle Blair, 35, was arraigned via video feed Thursday, charged with five counts of first-degree child abuse.