'White Boy Rick' Movie's Inspiration, Richard Wershe Jr., Sues Police For $100MA Detroit-area man whose decades in prison for drug dealing and work as an informant inspired the movie “White Boy Rick” filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking $100 million, claiming he was coerced into assisting police while just a helpless teenager.
Michigan Family Loses Appeal In Lawsuit Over Priest's Funeral RemarksA priest who criticized a teenager's suicide during his funeral is protected by the religion clauses of the First Amendment, the Michigan Court of Appeals said.
ACLU Sues Michigan State Police, Claims Racial Profiling, Black Drivers Pulled Over MoreMichigan State Police is facing a new lawsuit from the American Civil Liberties Union which is claiming troopers pull over Black drivers at a disproportionate rate.
Son Files Lawsuit After Mother Killed In Accidental Crash During High-Speed Police ChaseHigh-speed pursuits continue to be scrutinized as they can lead to the arrest of a criminal but can also have deadly consequences for people caught in the path.
Michigan Judge Dismisses One Of The Last Lawsuits Claiming 2020 Election Fraud In The StateA Michigan judge dismissed an election fraud case Tuesday that state officials said was the last of the lawsuits challenging the 2020 election.
Michigan Flood Victims May Have To Wait For AccountabilityA lawsuit that accuses the state of Michigan of failing to regulate and enforce safety regulations on a dam that failed, causing an estimated $200 million in damages and destroying 2,500 structures, may not be resolved soon.
Eastern Michigan University Accused Of Failing To Respond To AssaultsEastern Michigan University “turned a blind eye” to the sexual assault of students by other students, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday by 11 women who said they were victims.
State Senate Sets Up Lawsuit Against Gov. Whitmer Over Proposed BillsMichigan's Senate authorized a lawsuit against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer over the state's COVID-19 relief funds.
Lawsuit Filed Against MDHHS Director Over High School Sports BanThe new director of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is walking in on the job with a big challenge at hand.
Lawsuit Seeks Reversal Of Michigan’s Ban On Contact SportsA high school sports advocacy group, hockey league and parents of athletes sued Michigan’s health director on Tuesday, seeking a reversal of a 2 1/2-month state ban on contact sports that was issued to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Michigan SOS Plans To Intervene In Atrium County Voter Fraud LawsuitMichigan's Secretary of State is preparing to intervene in a voter fraud lawsuit filed in Atrium County.
Michigan's Top Court Spikes Election Lawsuit By Trump AlliesThe Michigan Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected an unprecedented request to take control of ballots and ballot boxes from the Nov. 3 election and appoint someone to investigate claims of vote-counting fraud in Detroit.
Federal Judge Upholds Michigan Election Results Saying 'The People Have Spoken'U.S. District Judge Linda V. Parker ruled the lawsuit contained "theories, conjecture, and speculation."
3 Years After Oakland County Deputy’s Death, Wife Files LawsuitOakland County Deputy Eric Overall died in the line of duty just over three years ago.
AG Nessel Sues Trump Administration For Neglecting To Update National Energy Efficiency StandardsNessel joins the attorneys general of California, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Vermont, Washington, the District of Columbia, and the city of New York in filing this lawsuit.