The Detroit Chapter of the NAACP and the Michigan Welfare Rights Organization have taken court action against the termination of state welfare cash benefits.
Prosecutors in western Michigan asked a federal appeals court on Friday to reinstate a death sentence for a man convicted of drowning a woman in a national forest.
A Federal Appeals Court has overtured a death sentence for a western Michigan man convicted of killing a woman in Manistee National Forest in 1997.
Another guilty plea in Detroit federal court in the University of Toledo sports point-shaving scandal.
A man accused of threatening the life of President Barack Obama has appeared in federal court in Detroit after being charged with six crimes.
The former head of the Michigan Regional Council of Carpenters, Ralph Mabry, pleads guilty in federal court to taking kickbacks in connection with his position as chair of the union’s pension fund trust.
Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick is back in federal court in an attempt to set the stage for his possible release from prison this summer.
Kilpatrick says “telling the truth” would have saved his “own butt,” but he was “trying to stand up for” his wife and three sons.
A physician facing prison for her role in a Detroit Public Schools corruption case is accused of submitting Medicare claims for patients who already were dead.
Authorities say Robert C. Williams used his work issued key card in 2005 to gain access to a district warehouse to cart off a pallet load of equipment on a DPS truck in the middle of the night.