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Patricia Boyle, Former State Supreme Court Justice, Dies At 76

Patricia Boyle, a former federal judge and Michigan Supreme Court justice, has died at the age of 76.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2014

City Of Detroit Pension Holders Await Ruling On Detroit Bankruptcy

Federal Judge Steven Rhodes will announce his decision on Detroit’s eligibility Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2013

Federal Judge Refuses Prison Sentence For Convicted Sex Offender

Rufus Robinson returned to court Thursday and was placed on probation for several more years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2013

This is a cropped version of the photo Wayne County Judge Wade McCree allegedly sent to women, including staffers. (Photo courtesy: MyFOX Detroit)

Shirtless Judge Gets Vindication As Lawsuit Against Him Tossed

A federal judge has tossed out a lawsuit against a suspended Wayne County judge accused of violating a man’s civil rights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/26/2013

Joseph Corlett of Lake Orion is shown with a copy of his writing assignment while watching the Van Halen video "Hot for Teacher." (Tim  Thompson/Courtesy The Oakland Press)

“Hot For Teacher” Lawsuit Dismissed By Court

The Federal Judge says those words may be appropriate in a karaoke bar, but they don’t need to be tolerated by the university.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2013

(Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Federal Judge Throws Out Kilpatrick Suit Over Released Text Messages

Kilpatrick sued Skytel for invasion of privacy and violation of the federal Stored Communications Act for releasing text messages to Royal Oak attorney Michael Stefani in response to a subpoena in a police whistleblower lawsuit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

Porn In Prison Lawsuit Dismissed

A convicted bank robber with a long history of frivolous lawsuits, has lost his suit to get access to pornography while being held in a county jail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2011

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Borders Gets Approval To Close More Stores

Borders gets approval from a federal bankruptcy judge to close another 28 stores around the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2011

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No International Calls For Michigan Prisoners

An inmate serving a life sentence sued after he couldn’t use a prepaid phone card to make Christmas calls to relatives in Nicaragua and Colombia.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2011

Judge: Video Game Addiction Lawsuit Can Move Forward

A federal judge has ruled that a man who says he’s psychologically dependent and addicted to an online video game can proceed with some of his lawsuit against the game’s South Korean manufacturer.