Court of Appeals
An appeals court says a Detroit judge was within his rights to send the owner of the Ambassador Bridge to jail for disregarding court orders.
The Detroit political consultant claimed the convictions should be thrown out because of insufficient evidence and misconduct by the prosecutor.
Federal Court Will Look At Michigan’s Ban On Affirmative Action In Gov’t Hiring And School Admissions
The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati said that a majority of judges agreed to take the case.
The State Court of Appeals has denied an attempt by former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick to avoid using proceeds from his book to pay off his restitution.
A federal appeals panel has rejected a request by five Great Lakes states for an immediate order to close shipping locks on Chicago-area waterways and take other steps to prevent Asian carp from invading Lake Michigan.
For the first time since voters approved the 2008 medical marijuana law, the Michigan Supreme Court will hear appeals from two “users” facing criminal charges.
A Detroit suburb violated the free-speech rights of a Christian evangelist by barring him from handing out leaflets at an Arab-American street festival last year, a federal appeals court said Thursday.
The city of Detroit may owe money to a former contractor who claims he was extorted by the directors of the downtown convention center.
A newly formed panel will look at how Michigan Supreme Court and Court of Appeals judges are elected. The complaint among many lawyers and judges: Huge amounts of money are spent portraying opposing candidates as […]