It’s unclear how residents will be asked to absorb that cost, but millage rates provided by michigan.gov show residents in Inkster — one of the poorest communities in the state — already pay among the highest rates in property taxes.
“Inkster residents may not be happy, but there’s not a lot they can do about it.”
The deal between Floyd Dent and the city of Inkster was finalized Thursday, as the cop charged in his beating was ordered to stand trial.
Western Michigan University is paying $35,000 to settle a lawsuit from a student group that said school policies unlawfully limit free speech on campus.
Dwayne Provience spent nearly a decade in prison before his murder conviction was thrown out.
The national settlement resolves complaints about misleading advertising and billing practices.
A Michigan hospital has agreed to pay $65,000 to settle a lawsuit from a fourth black nurse following an accusation that it agreed to a man’s request that no black nurses care for his newborn.
Of 71 lawsuits that ended with the state paying, 27 — more than a third — came from Michigan’s Corrections Department.
A popular weight-loss business has agreed to pay a Detroit-area woman $45,000 to settle a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit.
U.S. Justice Department is expected to announce a $1.2 billion settlement with the Japanese automaker over its disclosure of safety problems.