The court says Michigan’s civil rights law doesn’t apply to lawsuits by prisoners.
A teenager who was locked up for nearly 40 days in a dispute over a snowball has filed a lawsuit against the Detroit school district after a judge dismissed the criminal case.
The suit was filed after plans to build a 282-unit development accommodating the elderly and disabled were denied.
Close to 80 companies initially were named in the lawsuits, but the vast majority of those claims were rejected.
Family Of 8-Month-Old Baby Who Died After Detroit EMT Allegedly Refused To Respond Files $2 Million Lawsuit
The EMT allegedly told her supervisor, “I’m not about to be on no scene 10 minutes doing CPR. You know how these families get.”
Michigan is one of the top 5 states in the nation with the number of youth put directly into the adult prison system when they’re under the age of 18.
Chrysler attorneys asked Decatur County Superior Court Judge J. Kevin Chason to either dismiss the jury verdict or reduce the damages.
Thomas Banks says his civil rights were violated because he was fired last August after speaking up in defense of his Christian beliefs.
Maha Aldhalimi says she’s now afraid to leave her house and when she sees a police officer she starts shaking uncontrollably.
The alleged incident occurred in Fishbones restaurant back in January, when Cortney Bogorad of Detroit says she went to use the bathroom after dinner.