Michigan Supreme Court Opens Year With New JusticeElection victories by Elizabeth Welch and Chief Justice Bridget McCormack gave Democratic nominees a majority on the seven-member court for the first time since 2010. They campaigned as a team.
Police Lose Drunken Driving Case At Michigan's Top CourtAuthorities lost an appeal Wednesday in a 2015 drunken driving case that was thrown out because of a dispute over the speed limit on a western Michigan road.
Private Schools Win Decision Over Tax Dollars For SafetyThe Michigan Supreme Court on Monday upheld a law that gives public money to private schools to comply with health and safety orders.
What Is Court Packing? A Hot Debate Topic, Joe Biden Says 'He's Not A Fan'There has been a lot of back-and-forth about court packing. What does that term really mean?
Stimulus Check Update: How Will Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings Affect Talks?Any possible stimulus package must pass through the Senate, which is now focused on installing Amy Coney Barrett on the Supreme Court.
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.
Latest: Final Countown To Kavanaugh ConfirmationBrett Kavanaugh, still short of votes in the final hours of the most politicized Supreme Court confirmation battle in years, is campaigning until the end.
State Supreme Court Proposing Rule on Local Court SecurityThe Michigan Supreme Court is considering a rule that would create local courthouse security committees.
Latest: Kavanaugh Fires Back At New Allegation, Says He Won't Withdraw NominationA new allegation of sexual misconduct was made against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh by a former Yale classmate.
Brett Kavanaugh Reportedly Accused Of Sexual Misconduct In Letter Flagged To FBI By Democrats Brett Kavanaugh has reportedly been accused of sexual misconduct in a confidential letter sent by Sen. Dianne Feinstein to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
A Judge Blocks Release of 3D Guns, Hundreds of Designs Downloaded Before DecisionA judge ruled that a website has to suspend downloads for 3D gun plans. But they're already out there.