- Lack of jury oath at trial gets Supreme Court's attention Updated: Jun-23-16 8:47 pm
DETROIT - Will an attempted murder conviction be thrown out because the jury wasn't given an oath?
- Court rejects appeal from '80s drug dealer 'White Boy Rick' Updated: Jun-23-16 5:21 pm
DETROIT - The Michigan Supreme Court has turned down an appeal by a Detroit-area drug dealer known as "White Boy Rick," who wants a new sentence after nearly 30 years in prison for crimes as a teen.
- State Supreme Court: Law protects Detroit officers who lied Updated: Jun-22-16 3:29 pm
DETROIT - Three Detroit police officers accused of lying during an internal investigation can't be charged based on those statements, the Michigan Supreme Court said Wednesday, acknowledging that its decision "may be viewed as unpalatable."
- Lawyer blasts state's top court in job dispute with firm Updated: Jun-15-16 2:14 pm
LANSING, Michigan - A lawyer who lost a case at the Michigan Supreme Court is taking a rare public swipe at the justices, saying "politics prevailed over the rule of law" in his dispute with a major firm.
- Flint whistleblower gets attention from state Supreme Court Updated: Jun-13-16 8:59 pm
FLINT, Michigan - The Michigan Supreme Court is looking at the case of a Flint police officer who says he was put on road patrol in a dangerous area after criticizing how tax dollars were spent.
- State Supreme Court looking at pot case, search of homes Updated: Jun-11-16 12:47 pm
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan - The Michigan Supreme Court wants to hear more about pre-dawn visits to the homes of two Kent County jail officers who were charged with possessing marijuana butter.
- Mom who declined drug test gets attention of top state court Updated: Jun-02-16 8:51 pm
HOWELL, Michigan - The Michigan Supreme Court wants to hear more about a Livingston County woman who declined to undergo a random drug test as part of her son's case in juvenile court.
- Court endorses standards for lawyers who represent poor Updated: Jun-01-16 5:56 pm
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan Supreme Court has signed off on broad standards for attorneys who represent people who can't afford a lawyer.
- Lawyer watchdog loses lawsuit over firing by Michigan court Updated: May-31-16 1:52 pm
DETROIT - A judge has dismissed a lawsuit over the firing of the longtime administrator of a state agency that investigates lawyers suspected of misconduct.
- Michigan Supreme Court suspends Upper Peninsula judge Updated: May-30-16 12:33 pm
SAULT STE. MARIE, Michigan - The Michigan Supreme Court has ordered a four-month suspension without pay for an Upper Peninsula judge who dismissed charges and tickets in dozens of cases without holding a hearing.
- Mich. Supreme Court rules against state workers in pay case Updated: May-26-16 4:40 pm
LANSING, Michigan - The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled in favor of the state in a dispute over a proposed 2011 raise for some public workers.
- Court updates Michigan rules to curb pay-or-stay sentences Updated: May-26-16 7:10 am
DETROIT - The Michigan Supreme Court has announced amendments to state rules aimed at keeping people from jail time because they can't pay court fines or fees.