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State Senator Proposes Making It Felony To Assault Referee

A state senator is sponsoring legislation to make it a felony to assault a referee or other official at a sporting event.

CBS Detroit–01/29/2015

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Gov. Snyder Vetoes Bills On E-Cigarette Regulation

“We need to make sure that e-cigarettes and other nicotine-containing devices are regulated in the best interest of public health,” the governor said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2015

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Gov. Snyder Vetoes Gun Bill With Protection Order Change

Snyder said the bills “may increase the risks faced by victims of domestic abuse.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2015

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Bill Would Remove Federal Protections For Wolves In Michigan, 3 Other States

Several members of Congress are preparing legislation to take gray wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Wyoming off the endangered list.

01/13/2015

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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

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