Judge Overturns Ban On Domestic Partner Benefits In MichiganA judge has thrown out a Michigan law that bars public schools and local governments from offering benefits to same-sex partners.
Same-Sex Domestic Partner Benefits Stand For Michigan State WorkersSame-sex domestic partners of state employees will continue to qualify for health insurance after the Michigan Supreme Court decided not to hear an appeal filed by the state.
Tribe Considers Recognizing Same-Sex MarriagesThe Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians' tribal council is considering a constitutional amendment that would recognize same-sex marriages.
ACLU Sues Over Ban On Domestic Partner BenefitsThe American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit claiming the constitutional rights of four same-sex couples are being violated by a new Michigan law that bars insurance for some domestic partners.
ACLU Targets Domestic Partner Benefits BanThe ACLU says it will file a lawsuit to challenge a new Michigan law that bans public health insurance for domestic partners of some government employees.
Kalamazoo To Study Domestic Partner Benefits LawCity commissioners in Kalamazoo are expected to look at options to help municipal workers under a new state law that blocks taxpayer-paid health insurance to domestic partners of some public employees.
Gov. Snyder Signs Domestic Partner Benefits BanGov. Rick Snyder on Thursday signed legislation that blocks taxpayer-paid health insurance from being offered to domestic partners living with some public employees.
Michigan Senate Bans Domestic Partner BenefitsRepublicans who control the Michigan Senate have approved bills aimed at blocking the offering of taxpayer-paid health insurance to domestic partners living with some public employees.
Senate To Vote On Domestic Partner Benefits BillsA Senate Committee in Lansing has approved two bills that would prohibit health insurance benefits for the domestic partners of public workers.
Mich. House Votes To Ban Domestic Partner BenefitsRepublicans who control the Michigan Legislature have started another attempt to block the offering of taxpayer-paid health insurance to domestic partners living with public employees.
Mich. Lawmakers Debate Domestic Partner BenefitsLegislation debated in a House committee Tuesday would put prohibitions on domestic partner benefits in state law.