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More Criminals Could Have Records Erased Under New Michigan Law

Supporters say the law will help people who are currently experiencing difficulty finding a job with a felony on their record.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

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New Laws For 2015 OK Wine Shipments, Ban Tiger Selfies, Crack Down On Meth

A look at some of the new laws taking effect Jan. 1 in Michigan and across the nation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2015

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New Laws Cover Traffic Fees, Meth, Rape Evidence

A new year means new laws.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2014

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Bills OK’d To Help Detroiters Avoid Foreclosure

Mayor Mike Duggan said the bills allow 20,000 Detroit homeowners the ability to avoid foreclosure and stay in their homes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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Michigan Residents To Vote On Sales Tax Increase In May

A proposed tax hike aimed at improving Michigan’s transportation infrastructure and schools is heading to voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

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A Look At Michigan’s Road Funding Plan

The fate of the tax hike rests entirely with voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2014

Potholes on I-75. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Gov. Snyder, Legislators Strike Tentative Road Funding Deal

The whole thing hinges, however, on what voters decide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

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Michigan Road Funding Talks Down To Final Day

House Speaker Jase Bolger and Minority Leader Tim Greimel say they are “very close” to an agreement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

Potholes in Highland Park. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Michigan Road Funding Deal In Doubt With Deadline A Day Away

Leaders agree more than a billion dollars is needed to fix the roads. At issue is how much of a tax increase residents should pay.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2014

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Michigan Bills OK’d To Loosen Air, Pellet Gun Regulations

Some lawmakers are concerned about stripping away municipalities’ control of the real-looking guns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2014

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