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Lawsuit: Emails Show Detroit EM Recruited Before Financial Emergency DeclaredOne of the emails specifically states its being sent from a private account "to stay below the radar for a few weeks on Detroit planning."
Lawsuit And Civil Protest Planned Over Right-To-Work LegislationA union activist and Highland Park school board member has filed a lawsuit against right-to-work legislation, claiming violation of the Open Meetings Act.
Meeting To Discuss Detroit Contract Dispute DelayedThe Detroit City Council has adjourned a special meeting that the mayor requested to reconsider a contract with law firm Miller Canfield over concerns about possible violations of the Open Meetings Act.
Court: Review Teams Not Subject To Open Meetings ActThe Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled that state-appointed teams that reviewed the finances of Detroit and Flint weren't subject to the Open Meetings Act.
Protesters Disrupt Financial Review Team MeetingMore than 50 protesters disrupted a financial review team meeting as they worked to decide if an emergency manager should be named to run Detroit.
Battle In Courts Over Emergency Manager LawThe Michigan Court of Appeals will decide if a lower court's ruling that the Detroit review team violated the state's Open Meetings Act should stand.
Judge Rules Review Team Meetings Must Be PublicAn Ingham County judge has ruled that the state-appointed team reviewing the City of Detroit's finances should be subject to Michigan's Open Meetings Act.
Hearing Today To Examine Review Team MeetingsA hearing on whether a temporary restraining order should be issued regarding the Highland Park and City of Detroit Review Teams has been set for 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Ingham County Circuit Court
Should Review Team Meetings Be Public?An Ingham County judge has ordered a hearing next week into whether the state's financial review team is violating the Open Meetings Act.
Suit Seeks To Stop Team Reviewing Detroit FinancesA judge is expected to decide Thursday on a request to stop the meetings of the state-appointed team reviewing Detroit's finances.
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