Michigan Court Of Appeals


Mich. Court Rules Marijuana Edibles Off Limits In Some Cases

Michigan’s Court of Appeals has ruled that baked goods and other food containing marijuana’s active ingredient aren’t considered “usable marijuana” under state law unless they contain plant material.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2013

Deduction For Teacher Health Care Ruled Unconstitutional

The Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled unconstitutional a state law forcing school employees to pay 3 percent of their salary toward retiree health care.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2012


Court Rejects Democratic Challenge To Labor Laws

The Michigan Court of Appeals has sided with House Republicans in a procedural dispute with minority Democrats over when two pieces of labor legislation take effect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2012

Appeals Court Shoots Down Casino Ballot Proposal

The state appeals court has sided with a group opposing the expansion of casino gambling in Michigan and ordered that a petition allowing new casinos not go before voters.


Appeals Court Victory For Medical Marijuana Law

The Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled that cities cannot ban medical marijuana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2012

Camp Game Leads To Broken Teeth, Lawsuit

Thestate appeals court says a jury can decide whether Camp Sea-Gull in Charlevoix was negligent when a child was struck in the mouth with a flagpole while playing capture the flag.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2012


Taylor Couple Loses Appeal Over A Fence

Michigan’s second-highest court has a message for a Detroit-area couple: Take down the fence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012

Kwame Kilpatrick (credit: Getty Images)

Court Says Cop Can Bring Whistleblower Case Against Kwame Kilpatrick

A Detroit police officer who was demoted for investigating claims that former Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick had a relationship with a ring of hit men has won a legal victory.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2012


Are Church Confessions Safe? Court To Hear Arguments

The Michigan Court of Appeals will hear arguments Thursday about whether a pastor’s testimony related to a possible confession in a child sexual assault case may be used in court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2012


Judicial Performance Report Due Wednesday From Lansing

The possible elimination of judgeships throughout the state’s trial courts will be the focus of a report to be released Wednesday morning from the Michigan Supreme Court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011