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

Teen Sentenced In Deadly Crash

A Dearborn Heights teen will spend a year in the Wayne County jail as punishment for an accident that killed a friend.


Judge Orders New Trial For Husband Killer

A federal judge has ordered a former elementary school teacher who hacked her husband to death with a hatchet in their suburban Detroit home to have a new trial or be released from prison.





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