Judge Declares Wayne County Worker Pay Cut Invalid

A judge has ruled that Robert Ficano needed the Wayne County Commission’s approval before cutting pay to union workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2011


Half Of Jurors Who Ignored Duty Show For Hearing

Of 138 people ordered to appear for a two-day show cause hearing to explain why they failed to appear for jury duty in Wayne County Circuit Court, just over fifty people responded on the first day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

James Whorton (Booking Photo)

Inmate Hurls Expletive At Sentencing Judge

A Jackson County Circuit Court judge had a few choice words of his own after a state prison inmate he sentenced uttered an obscene remark in his courtroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2011

Northville Man Sues, Seeks Chevron Stock At ’04 Price

Perry Christy wants a federal judge to declare that he should be credited with buying the stock at a June 2004 price, plus any additional shares that would have piled up by reinvesting dividends.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2011

Detroit Federal Judge John Feikens Dies At 93

One of the longest-serving federal judges, U.S. District Judge John Feikens, died Sunday at age 93.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2011

Court: No Bias In Mich. Judge’s ‘Screw You’ Remark

A Midland County judge who told a lawyer, “screw you,” still is allowed to handle a criminal case involving the attorney’s client.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2011

(WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey, File)

1 Year In Jail For Mom Who Faked Son’s Cancer

A Roseville woman will spend a year in jail for scamming thousands of dollars from donors by drugging her 12-year-old son to make him appear to have cancer

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2011

Meeting Held To Decide Control Of Detroit Water System

A federal judge is meeting with a number of county and city leaders connected to the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2011

Snyder Names Brian Zahra To Michigan High Court

Gov. Rick Snyder on Monday named Appeals Court Judge Brian Zahra to the Michigan Supreme Court, maintaining the high court’s one-vote Republican advantage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2011

Hot Dog Stand Dispute

A business called the Dog Pound is suing Monroe after a plan to sell hot dogs from a cart was rejected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/02/2011