A pastor who was told about suspected child abuse can’t be prosecuted for failing to report it, the state appeals court said.
A Detroit pastor who doubled as a city building official has been sentenced to two years of probation in a scheme to have taxpayers pay for kitchen equipment at his church.
A lawsuit claims officials at a suburban Detroit church should have stopped a former pastor from influencing a 15-year-old boy he later sexually assaulted.
Authorities in southwestern Michigan say a pastor has died after being hit by a car while riding a bike.
Records show popular Detroit pastor and gospel singing icon Marvin Winans had a suspended driver’s license and warrant out for his arrest when he was carjacked.
Detroit’s Police Chief says the two men he believes carjacked a prominent pastor will soon be behind bars.
Popular pastor and gospel singer Marvin Winans has been assaulted and carjacked at a Detroit gas station.
A former Detroit church pastor has been sentenced to at least 40 years in prison for raping a young girl who had been a member of his congregation.
A judge says a western Michigan minister was not obligated to report to authorities when a woman told him she suspected her husband of sexually abusing her children.
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.