Court OKs Law That Carries More Cash Penalties For ConvictsThe Michigan Court of Appeals has turned aside the latest challenge to a state law that forces criminal defendants to pay millions of dollars a year to partially cover the costs of running local courts.
Court Rejects Restriction On Use Of Medical MarijuanaJudges can’t prevent people from using medical marijuana while on probation for a crime, the Michigan Court of Appeals said.
Michigan Court Rejects Appeal Over Counting BallotsAn effort to stop the certification of Detroit-area votes from the Nov. 3 election was rejected Monday by the Michigan appeals court.
Ven Johnson Law Wins in Michigan Court of Appeals Against State of MichiganDNR Ranger Runs Stop Sign, Collides with Snowmobiler Resulting in Explosion.
Win For The Pigs: Michigan Hog Farm Will Remain Following Court RulingA Michigan Court of Appeals decision this week will allow a Bay County pig farm to remain despite neighbors' complaints over smells.
Governor Whitmer Takes Vaping Case to the Supreme CourtIn response to last week’s Court of Claims order blocking the Department of Health and Human Services’ emergency rules banning flavored nicotine vaping products, Governor Gretchen Whitmer today filed an application for emergency leave with the Michigan Court of Appeals and asked the Michigan Supreme Court to take the case directly.
Mich. Court Rules Marijuana Edibles Off Limits In Some CasesMichigan's Court of Appeals has ruled that baked goods and other food containing marijuana's active ingredient aren't considered "usable marijuana" under state law unless they contain plant material.
Deduction For Teacher Health Care Ruled UnconstitutionalThe Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled unconstitutional a state law forcing school employees to pay 3 percent of their salary toward retiree health care.
Court Rejects Democratic Challenge To Labor LawsThe Michigan Court of Appeals has sided with House Republicans in a procedural dispute with minority Democrats over when two pieces of labor legislation take effect.
Appeals Court Shoots Down Casino Ballot ProposalThe state appeals court has sided with a group opposing the expansion of casino gambling in Michigan and ordered that a petition allowing new casinos not go before voters.
Appeals Court Victory For Medical Marijuana LawThe Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled that cities cannot ban medical marijuana.
Camp Game Leads To Broken Teeth, LawsuitThestate appeals court says a jury can decide whether Camp Sea-Gull in Charlevoix was negligent when a child was struck in the mouth with a flagpole while playing capture the flag.
Taylor Couple Loses Appeal Over A Fence Michigan's second-highest court has a message for a Detroit-area couple: Take down the fence.
Court Says Cop Can Bring Whistleblower Case Against Kwame KilpatrickA Detroit police officer who was demoted for investigating claims that former Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick had a relationship with a ring of hit men has won a legal victory.
Are Church Confessions Safe? Court To Hear ArgumentsThe Michigan Court of Appeals will hear arguments Thursday about whether a pastor's testimony related to a possible confession in a child sexual assault case may be used in court.