4 Pharmaceutical Companies Accused In The Opioid Epidemic Reach A $260M Settlement Just Before TrialHours before the first federal trial in the opioid epidemic was set to begin, four pharmaceutical companies reached a settlement totaling $260 million.
U of M Health Systems Settles Drug Violations For $4.3M U.S. Attorney Matthew Schneider says the University of Michigan Health System has agreed to pay $4.3 million in the nation's largest settlement of its kind involving allegations of the diversion of opioids.
Beaumont Hospital to Pay $84M to Resolve Overpay ChargesA Detroit-area hospital will pay $84.5 million to settle U.S. Justice Department allegations over improper pay to eight doctors.
Michigan State and Nassar Victims Reach $500M SettlementMichigan State University has reached a $500 million settlement with hundreds of women and girls.
Black Men Arrested at Starbucks Settle with Philadelphia for $1 Each and a City Pledge Two black men arrested for sitting at a Philadelphia Starbucks without ordering anything settled with the city.
Michigan Will Appeal $325K Verdict In Favor Of Prisoner With Chronic PainThe state of Michigan says it will appeal after a jury awarded $325,000 to a prison inmate who accused officials of illegally rejecting his pleas for help for chronic pain.
Ex-State Police Sergeant Gets $350K In Case Over HarassmentA federal jury has awarded $350,000 to a former state police sergeant who said she suffered retaliation for reporting sexual harassment.
Jury Awards $325,000 To Michigan Prisoner In Dispute Over Health CareA prisoner serving a life sentence has been awarded $325,000 after a jury found state Corrections Department staff were "deliberately indifferent" to helping him with chronic joint pain.
$10.5 Million Settlement Reached In Class-Action Meningitis Outbreak LawsuitThe deal covers 311 patients of Michigan Pain Specialists and their survivors.
Detroit To Pay $100,000 After Officer Fatally Shoots DogThe owner says he asked officers if he could bring his dog "Babycakes" inside before it was shot.
Settlements Reached In Lawsuits Over Fatal Chain-Reaction Crash On I-75 During Snow SquallPolice say a total of 43 vehicles and semi-trucks were involved in 12 separate crashes over a mile-long stretch of I-75.
HIV-Positive Woman Ticketed By Dearborn Police Gets $40,000 SettlementShalandra Jones sued after the officer berated her for not telling him earlier in a traffic stop that she had the virus that causes AIDS.
GM To Pay $575 Million To Settle Ignition Switch LawsuitsGeneral Motors will pay $575 million to settle hundreds of civil lawsuits filed against the company over faulty small-car ignition switches, including the bulk of pending wrongful death and injury cases.
General Motors Settles Criminal Case Over Ignition Switches, Will Forfeit $900 MillionThe problem caused crashes that killed at least 124 people and injured 275 more.
No Touching! Prisoner Awarded $1,251 After Guard Said He Couldn't Embrace WifeThe 52-year-old is serving a life sentence for murder in Oakland County.