The judge must decide if there is a rational public interest in restricting marriage to a man and a woman.
Police believe Brown killed the women in pairs in the basement of his Sterling Heights home while his mother slept upstairs.
The Sterling Heights man told police that he fell asleep and simply found the women lifeless when he woke up.
A hearing for two young Detroit men charged in the robbery and fatal shooting of an Eastern Michigan University football player is set to resume next week.
A trial will start next year for a metro Detroit man accused of killing four women after meeting them through online escort ads in 2011.
A convicted hit man will have the opportunity to testify and possibly clear a young man in a quadruple-killing at a Detroit drug house.
“You have to admit this is a bizarre case,” Judge Christopher Murray said.
A Clinton Township grandma who was convicted of murder during a fourth trial will spend the rest of her life in jail.
A 63-year-old grandmother who stood trial three earlier times in the bathtub drowning of her 4-year-old grandson has been convicted of first-degree murder in her fourth trial.
Jurors on Tuesday entered the courtroom for the first time to ask a question during deliberations in the corruption trial of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.