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The Supreme Court says there will be no new sentencing hearing for a man who confessed to kidnapping, raping and killing a 16-year-old girl in Kentucky.
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A federal judge ordered the government to turn over mug shots of criminal defendants to the Detroit Free Press.
ProMedica has lost a court battle with the Federal Trade Commission and the hospital system is once again being ordered to divest itself of St. Luke's Hospital in Maumee.
A Flint-area same-sex couple is asking a federal appeals court to make a decision on whether the state should be required to recognize same-sex marriages performed outside of Michigan.
An Ohio man who was 19 when he made a false distress call that triggered a massive, 21-hour search on Lake Erie must pay $489,000 in restitution to the U.S. and Canadian agencies involved in the needless rescue effort, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.
The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld Michigan's ban on affirmative action in college admissions, delivering in its divided opinion a blow to the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, where dwindling minority enrollment has come under fire.
The justices said in a 6-2 ruling that Michigan voters had the right to change their state constitution in 2006 to prohibit public colleges and universities from taking account of race in admissions decisions.
Not all sex-related behavior in the workplace gives rise to an actionable claim for sexual harassment.
For the third time in a decade, the Detroit Free Press today won a lawsuit over the public's right to see the mug shots of criminal defendants charged in federal court.
The Sixth Circuit will hear Libertarian Party of Ohio v Husted at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22. The Sixth Circuit isn't sitting this week, so the hearing will be on the telephone, with all participants being included in a conference call.
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's crusade to bring "disparate impact" claims against employers conducting criminal and credit background checks on prospective employees took another huge hit recently after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit rejected the EEOC's appeal of the dismissal of its claim in EEOC v.
A Cookeville man had his case heard by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit earlier this week and the ruling of the lower court was affirmed.
In an April 16 order, Black said Ohio must recognize only the marriages of the four couples who are plaintiffs in the lawsuit Henry v.
TENTH CIRCUIT HEARS SECOND CASE: The same three-judge panel that heard the lawsuit challenging Utah's ban on recognition of same-sex marriages today hears a lawsuit challenging Oklahoma's.
The family of a Marine who killed himself after a tour of duty in Iraq has won a bid to reinstate a lawsuit against the federal government over his treatment by two Veterans Affairs facilities in Kentucky.