New Laws Regulate Mixed Martial Arts Fights In MichiganGov. Rick Snyder has signed bills regulating bouts between amateur fighters.
Michigan Announces Net Reduction Of 2,100 'Burdensome, Unnecessary' RulesAn office created by Gov. Rick Snyder to make government more efficient reports hitting a milestone.
Michigan House Panel Votes To Ban Common Second-Trimester Abortion ProcedureSupporters say the procedure is gruesome and cruel.
Snyder Signs Law Outlining New Teacher Evaluation Standards Based Partly On Student Test ScoresThe annual evaluation will center primarily on educators' performance and include a classroom observation component.
Michigan Bills Would Ban Second-Trimester Abortion ProcedureAnti-abortion advocates say the procedure, called dilation and evacuation, is essentially the "dismemberment" of a fetus.
Student Test Scores To Impact Teacher Evaluations Under New Framework Passed By Michigan HouseA new state framework for evaluating teachers and school administrators could take effect this academic year.
House OKs Bill Shielding Youth Who Report Drug OverdosesPeople under age 21 could avoid prescription drug-related criminal charges when reporting a medical emergency under legislation advancing in Michigan.
Gov. Snyder Signs Law Allowing Drivers To Show Proof Of Insurance On Phone“Modernizing government and making everyday life easier for residents is a primary goal,” Snyder said.
Bill OK'd To Let Michigan Drivers Show Police Insurance On PhoneDrivers pulled over by the police in Michigan will be able to show proof of their auto insurance on a phone or another mobile device.
Michigan House Panel OKs Bill Making It Crime To Coerce An AbortionDemocrats, who have called the bills redundant, opposed them after Republicans rejected attempts to also make it a crime to coerce a woman to stay pregnant against her will.
The Debate Over Michigan's Electricity Deregulation: What You Need To KnowThe debate, fueled by a high-stakes lobbying fight between two major utilities and their competitors, is intensifying this fall and is among a number of big energy issues facing lawmakers.
'Yes Means Yes' Bill To Go Before Michigan LegislaturePolice say many college students don't know what consent looks like. "Anything less than yes means no."