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Legal Dispute Leads To Bench Warrant For Michigan Lawmaker

“We had no idea that these proceedings were going on,” said a lawyer for Sen. Bert Johnson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

Judge Reprimanded For Jailing Woman Who Cursed In Court

A west Michigan woman was accused of contempt of court, even though the judge didn’t witness her behavior.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2014

Grand Rapids Man Held In Contempt For Wearing Hat

Ryan Lasenby says he didn’t mean to disrespect the court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2013

Taylor Mayor Has Change Of Heart, Accepts Grant To Keep Firefighters

The mayor of Taylor will not be going to jail for contempt of court, after changing his mind and accepting an $8.1 million grant that will allow the city to hire back 32 laid off fire fighters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2012

Trial Resumes After Rape Victim Held In Contempt Of Court

A rape victim who spent three days in jail for contempt of court is back on the stand Friday in 36th District Court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2011