Following nearly two years of disputes, the company that controls the Ambassador Bridge says it will comply with a judge’s order to complete the “Gateway Project.”
An appeals court says a Detroit judge was within his rights to send the owner of the Ambassador Bridge to jail for disregarding court orders.
Attorneys for embattled Ambassador bridge executives Matty Moroun and Dan Stamper are working to keep them out of jail for good.
The Michigan appeals court has ordered the release of Ambassador Bridge owner Manuel “Matty” Moroun and his top business associate after a night in jail for contempt.
Attorneys for Moroun plan to file a second appeal Friday to get the 84-year-old businessman out of jail.
The Ambassador Bridge owner’s son says his elderly father was given no warning of what would happen today when he entered the court.
The State Court of Appeals has denied a request for the immediate release of Ambassador Bridge owner Manuel “Matty” Moroun, jailed for civil contempt.
The president of the company that operates the Ambassador Bridge between Detroit and Canada has been released from custody after being cited for contempt in a lawsuit filed by state transportation officials.