Bobby Ferguson Wins Release From Prison Years EarlyA Detroit contractor who got millions of dollars of city work through extortion will be released early from prison, a judge said Thursday, mainly because a corrupt ex-mayor was granted an extraordinary break by former President Donald Trump.
90 Cases Of Virus Variant Found At Western Michigan PrisonNinety cases of a COVID-19 variant believed to be more contagious have been found in inmates and staff at a western Michigan prison, and dozens of test results are pending, officials said.
Donors Helping Michigan Man Buy Home After 25 Years In PrisonA Michigan man who was released from prison after nearly 25 years plans to buy a house after a public plea by his supporters raised more than $265,000.
Juvenile Lifer Locked Up For Nearly 50 Years Could Go FreeA man who has been in prison for nearly 50 years for murder when he was a teenager won a major decision from the Michigan appeals court that should lead to his eventual release.
Michigan Man Sentenced To Prison In Drowning Of Autistic SonA former western Michigan college professor has been sentenced to prison for manslaughter in the death of his autistic teenage son, who drowned after spending an hour in an icy backyard pool with his arms restrained.
Michigan Woman Who Killed Abusive Husband Freed From PrisonTina Talbot, 53, was eligible for parole after serving her minimum sentence.
Taylor Swift Stalker Sentenced To 30 Months In PrisonAccording to records filed in federal court, Eric Swarbrick was given the sentence during a hearing Wednesday in Nashville.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Won't Be Leaving Prison EarlyFormer Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick will not be released early from prison.
College Scam Lands Lori Loughlin And Husband In PrisonThe couple agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud in a plea agreement filed in Boston's federal court. The charge carries up to 20 years in prison and a fine of $250,000.
Michigan To Pay $80M In Lawsuit Over Teen Abuse In PrisonThe state of Michigan has agreed to pay $80 million to settle a class-action lawsuit on behalf of male teens who said they were sexually assaulted in prison while housed with adults.
Family Of Man Mistakenly Released From Prison Speaks OutThe Michigan Department of Corrections says 31-year-old Talleon Brazil was wrongfully released from a facility in Ohio last month.