No Deal: Detroit Principal Chooses Trial In Corruption CaseShe accepted more than $40,000 from a contractor over 14 years, but defense attorneys say she didn't spend the money on herself -- it was used for students.
State Going After Pensions Of Ex-Detroit Principals Convicted In Bribery SchemeIn addition to prison time, they may have to pay with their pensions.
Another Ex-Detroit Principal Sentenced In Corruption CaseAll but one principal has pleaded guilty in a scheme that cost the Detroit district nearly $3 million.
Detroit Schools Convert To DTE Energy's Power Grid; Closings Reduced By 99 PercentBrown outs were almost a daily occurrence in some schools, causing lights to flicker and dim, disrupting classrooms and impacting the students' ability to focus and learn.
Detroit Teachers Union Members Ratify Contract With DistrictThe contract includes creating a committee to address teachers' health and safety concerns.
Prison Time For 3 More Principals In Detroit School ProbeThe scheme cost the Detroit district nearly $3 million.
State Responsible As Detroit Schools Filled With Illiteracy, Black Mold, Vermin and Dangerous Playgrounds, Lawsuit ClaimsThe suit alleges there are Detroit schools with no books, sex toys on playgrounds, mice and black mold, and students who can't even sound out words.
Prison Sentences For 4 More Detroit Principals Who Got KickbacksRonald Alexander, who pleaded guilty to accepting $23,000, wasn't remorseful. He called himself a "hero" to families and a victim of the scheme.
Senate Leader May Seek AG Opinion On Closing Detroit SchoolsAttorney general opinions are legally binding on state agencies and officers unless reversed by a court.
2 Face Sentencing In Detroit Schools Corruption CaseTwelve principals have been charged in the case, as well as an administrator who allegedly received as much as $325,000.
Detroit Teachers Union Has Tentative Deal With New DistrictTeachers will learn more about the tentative contract Tuesday, the first day of the school year, and then vote later this week.