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Blind Judge Makes History, Joins Michigan's Supreme Court

Posted 12.28.2014 | Crime

DETROIT (AP) -- Richard Bernstein officially joins the Michigan Supreme Court in a few days. But he's been working off the clock since November, prepa...

Blind Judge Making History On Michigan Supreme Court

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 12.28.2014 | Politics

DETROIT (AP) — Richard Bernstein officially joins the Michigan Supreme Court in a few days. But he's been working off the clock since November, prep...

Michigan High Court Overturns One Of Jennifer Granholm's Last Acts As Governor

AP | DAVID EGGERT and COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 08.03.2014 | Politics

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's Supreme Court on Tuesday overturned one of Jennifer Granholm's last acts as governor and gave an inmate an opportun...

New Hope For Opponents Of Controversial Law

Posted 07.08.2013 | Detroit

Will Michigan's hastily-passed right-to-work law stand up in court? On Friday, the state's Supreme Court unanimously denied a request from Gov. Ric...

Medical Marijuana Absurdities in Michigan: Patients Can't Share

Russ Belville | Posted 08.21.2013 | Detroit
Russ Belville

Tony can sit around puffing joint after joint of his 2.5 ounces.  Al could sit right next to him and do the same.  But if either of them pass a joint to the other, it's a crime?

A Rare Bipartisan Success: A Blueprint for Better Judicial Elections in Michigan

Andrew S. Doctoroff | Posted 09.05.2012 | Detroit
Andrew S. Doctoroff

In this era of political gridlock and unsolved problems, true bipartisan achievements are rare and warrant celebration. Which is why Michiganians should embrace the sweeping recommendations of the Judicial Selection Task Force.

Michigan High Court Says Yes To Foreclosures

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 11.17.2011 | Detroit

A ruling by the Michigan Supreme Court Wednesday overturned an lower court's decision that suspended thousands of foreclosures in the state. The new d...