Bill Would Empower Michigan Legislature To Issue Subpoenas

Opponents of the change say it would be hypocritical for the Legislature to be able to subpoena information from local governments when the Legislature itself is exempt from the state’s Freedom of Information Act.

CBS Detroit–06/02/2015

(WWJ Photo/Kasey Stoddart) File

Investigation Into Alleged Falsified Overtime In Detroit Police Department

They’re looking into whether officers lied about having been served with subpoenas to appear in court just so they could log the overtime.

CBS Detroit–04/20/2015


Schuette Apologizes For Subpoenas Issued To Reporters

The suit accuses prison officials of failing to prevent the sexual assault of male teen inmates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2015

Wayne County Exec. Robert Ficano speaks about the severance issue (WWJ Photo/Florence Walton, File)

Ficano Denied Additional Cash For Legal Costs In FBI Probe

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano’s request to extend a contract with an outside law firm dealing with federal subpoenas has been turned down by commissioners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2011