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Ex-Inkster Judge Wins Appeal In Lawsuit Tied To Removal

Inkster District Judge Sylvia James was accused of turning a community service fund into her own private foundation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2015

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Blind Judge Making History On Michigan’s Top Court

As one of only two Democrats on the seven-member court, Bernstein is unlikely to crack the court’s conservative sway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/01/2015

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Court Peels Some Immunity In Cases Against Public Agencies

The Michigan Supreme Court has struck down an award of $767,000 for a Lansing-area woman who aspired to be a dental hygienist before her car was hit by a state salt truck.

CBS Detroit–12/20/2014

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Michigan Supreme And Appeals Courts To Utilize New eFiling System From ImageSoft

ImageSoft is providing a new eFiling and eService program for the Michigan Supreme Court and Court of Appeals which can be utilized at any time of the day or night.

CBS Detroit–12/08/2014

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Three Seats Up For Vote At Michigan Supreme Court

The Grand Rapids area hasn’t produced a Supreme Court justice in decades, but William Murphy or James Redford could break that streak. Both live in East Grand Rapids.

CBS Detroit–10/11/2014

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Tardy Judge Gets 30 Day Suspension Without Pay

Gibson’s attorney, Brian Einhorn, has said she was late for “family reasons.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2014

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Court Orders Exam Of Judge’s Mental Health

The judge’s attorney, Brian Einhorn, says the judge went on leave earlier this year because of a physical problem and remains off the bench.

CBS Detroit–07/18/2014

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Michigan Juvenile Lifers Still May Get Freedom

The court said inmates convicted of murder as teens won’t get new sentences, despite a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that declared automatic no-parole punishments for youth as unconstitutional.

CBS Detroit–07/12/2014

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Detroit-Area Judge Suspended 60 Days By Court

Bruce Morrow’s suspension is 30 days shorter than the recommendation from the Michigan Judicial Tenure Commission.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2014

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Ex-Michigan Supreme Court Justice Released From Prison

A U.S. Bureau of Prisons spokesman said Diane Hathaway became eligible for home confinement Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2014

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