Michigan Court Seeks More From Whitmer About Abortion Ban ChallengeThe Michigan Supreme Court said Friday it wants more information from Gov. Gretchen Whitmer about her request to erase a state abortion ban from decades ago.
Whitmer Answers Questions About Lawsuit Filed To Protect Abortion Rights In MichiganWhitmer joined leadership at Wacker for a ribbon cutting and tour of their new North American Headquarters and state-of-the-art R&D lab in Ann Arbor. At the event, Gov. Whitmer answered questions about a lawsuit she filed with the Michigan Supreme Court on the topic of abortion.
Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Bridget M. McCormack Tests Positive For COVID-19The leader of the Michigan Supreme Court announced Sunday she had tested positive for COVID-19 after experiencing cold-like symptoms.
Michigan Supreme Court Urged To Strike Down Law That Raises Millions In Local CourtsThe Michigan Supreme Court was urged Wednesday to strike down a law that forces people convicted of crimes to pay millions of dollars for the everyday costs of running local courts.
Michigan Supreme Court Reinstates Lawsuit Over Girl's Death At School Gym In Marquette CountyThe Michigan Supreme Court has overturned a decision and reinstated a lawsuit by the family of a 4-year-old girl who was accidentally killed at an Upper Peninsula school in 2015.
Michigan Supreme Court Rejects Latest Redistricting ChallengeThe Michigan Supreme Court on Friday turned down a challenge by Democratic-aligned groups to a new map for state House seats.
Michigan Supreme Court Adds 2nd Flint Water Case To DocketThe Michigan Supreme Court is getting more involved in Flint water criminal cases after agreeing to hear arguments in May about whether a one-person grand jury violates the state constitution.
Misconduct Might Affect Ex-judges' Michigan Law LicensesThe Michigan Supreme Court is considering a way to keep the heat on judges who leave office before they can be removed for misconduct.
AG Nessel Argues Before Michigan Supreme Court On Major Gay Rights CaseMichigan's attorney general on Wednesday asked the state Supreme Court to overturn key decisions and extend the state's anti-discrimination law to gays and lesbians.
Michigan Supreme Court Rules For ACLU In Jail Records DisputeThe American Civil Liberties Union won a decision Friday at the Michigan Supreme Court in a dispute over jail records related to the detention of Marine veteran in 2018.
Michigan Supreme Court Denies Black Lawmakers' Challenge To New Congressional MapsThe Michigan Supreme Court late Thursday denied Black lawmakers' challenge to new congressional and legislative maps, saying they showed no grounds to question the state redistricting commission's decision to slash the number of majority-African American seats.
Michigan Loses Key Immunity Decision In Snowmobile CrashA snowmobile driven by state employees is a motor vehicle under Michigan law, the state Supreme Court said, a key decision that could make taxpayers liable in a crash that injured two people.
Groups To Challenge Partisan Fairness Of New Michigan House MapSeveral groups announced Friday they will sue to challenge Michigan's new state House map, alleging it is biased toward Republicans and should be redrawn to be fairer to Democrats on a partisan basis.
Commission Urges Michigan Supreme Court To Reject Redistricting ChallengeAn attorney for Michigan's redistricting commission defended new maps for seats in Congress and the Legislature on Wednesday and urged the state Supreme Court to dismiss a challenge filed by Black lawmakers.
Michigan Supreme Court Strikes Law To Make Petition Drives HarderAn effort by Republicans to make it harder to change Michigan law through petition drives was declared unconstitutional Monday by the state Supreme Court.