Sentencing memo claims the government overstated Kilpatrick’s criminal history and didn’t have “sufficient evidence” for other crimes.
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy and Assistant Prosecutor Louisa Papalis were named prosecutors of the year by the Michigan Arson prevention committee.
County prosecutors must be notified when prison inmates are set free under a bill signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder.
Snyder moved between audiences that included honorees of the Green Leaders awards ceremony and the Federal Bar Association.
Michigan State Police have submitted a warrant request for a suspect in connection with the shooting death of a seven-year-old girl in a police raid of her Detroit home last May.
Lawyers say they’re still trying to possibly reach a plea deal in the case of a Michigan man charged with threatening Michigan congressman Bart Stupak.
Actor John Stamos can’t make it to federal court in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula next week, but he still wants to heard.