State Senator Facing January Trial On Domestic Violence, Assault ChargesAlong with felonious assault and domestic violence assault and battery, Virgil Smith is also charged with felony firearm and malicious destruction of personal property.
December Trial Set For State Senator Virgil Smith In Domestic Violence Assault CaseHe's accused of firing as many as ten shots at ex-wife’s car during a domestic dispute early Mother’s Day morning
State Senator Virgil Smith Bound Over For Trial For Domestic Violence, AssaultThe 35-year-old Smith is accused of firing as many as ten shots at ex-wife’s parked Mercedes-Benz.
Hearing Postponed For Michigan Senator Charged With Domestic Violence, AssaultA hearing for State Senator Virgil Smith, who is facing charges of domestic violence and assault, has been postponed until later this month.
Charged With Domestic Violence And Assault, State Senator Virgil Smith Returns To Work"This is the first time in two weeks that he has shown up for work, given his difficulties with the law..."
Michigan Senate Leader Hints At Resignation Of Senator Facing Assault ChargesThe leader of the Michigan Senate says a senator facing criminal charges should give "serious consideration" to whether or not he can still serve his constituents.
State Senator Virgil Smith Arraigned On Assault, Domestic Violence, Firearms ChargesBond for Virgil Smith was set at $25K, 10 percent, on the condition he does not have contact with his ex-wife.
State Sen. Virgil Smith Arrested For Assault After 10 Shots Fired At Ex-Wife's Car"There was no special treatment given," said Detroit Police Chief James Craig.
Detroit Police Investigating Shooting At State Senator's HouseDetroit Police are investigating a shooting at the home of State Senator Virgil Smith on Sunday.
State Senator Proposes Stiffer Penalties For Crimes Against Seniors“Our elder population, they’re more vulnerable," says Virgil Smith,
Bills Put 'More Teeth' Behind Blight BustsAn attack aimed at blighted properties across the state is gaining speed.
Senator: Emergency Manager Would Not Work For DetroitOne state lawmaker says an emergency manager would not work for the City of Detroit.