Key Moments In Flint's Lead-Tainted Water CrisisA Michigan judge’s approval of a $626 million settlement for Flint residents and others who were exposed to lead-contaminated water is the latest development in the crisis that started in 2014.
Student Seeks Changes At University Of Michigan After Sexual MisconductA student sued the University of Michigan on Thursday to try to force changes in how the school protects the campus from sexual misconduct, the latest strike after a year of scandals involving a doctor and the chief academic officer.
Lawyers Seeking 32% Of $641M Flint Tainted Water SettlementLawyers who negotiated a $641 million settlement for victims of Flint’s lead-contaminated water are asking a judge to set aside up to 32% for fees and expenses for years of work on the case.
Michigan Will Borrow $600M For Flint Water SettlementMichigan lawmakers on Wednesday planned to begin swiftly passing a plan to borrow $600 million to fund the state's proposed settlement with the residents of Flint, who sued after their municipal water supply was contaminated with elevated levels of lead for 18 months.
University Of Michigan Reaches $9.25M Settlement With Accusers Of Ex-ProvostA $9.2 million settlement has been reached with sexual misconduct accusers at the University of Michigan.
University Of Michigan Reaches Settlement In Sexual Abuse Scandal Regarding Former Provost PhilbertThe University of Michigan has released a $9.25 Million settlement that resolves complaints by eight women who say they were subjected to emotional and sexual abuse by former UofM Provost Martin Philbert.
State of Michigan Proposes a $600,000 Deal To Compensate Resident Harmed By The Flint Water CrisisThe State of Michigan is proposing a $600,000 deal to compensate residents of Flint harmed by lead-tainted water.
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.