Judge Says Michigan Gov. Whitmer Won't Have To Testify In Abortion LawsuitA judge turned down a request to have Gov. Gretchen Whitmer testify next week at a hearing about Michigan's 1931 anti-abortion law.
Lawyer In Whitmer Kidnap Plot Trial Raises Concern About JurorA judge overseeing the second trial of two men accused of conspiring to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer took steps Friday to keep a lid on a defense lawyer's concerns about whether a juror will be fair.
Jury Picked, Evidence Next In 2nd Trial In Gov. Whitmer PlotFederal prosecutors are set to begin building their case against two men described as leaders of a 2020 scheme to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, their second chance to get convictions after a jury couldn't deliver a unanimous verdict last spring.
Jury Picked In 2nd Trial In Gov. Whitmer Kidnap PlotJury selection started Tuesday in the second trial of two men charged with conspiring to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in 2020 over their disgust with restrictions early in the COVID-19 pandemic.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Tests Positive For COVID-19, Reports 'Mild Symptoms'Gov. Gretchen Whitmer tested positive for COVID-19, according to a statement from her office Monday night.
Adam Fox, Barry Croft Jr. Face New Trial Over Scheme To Kidnap Michigan Gov. WhitmerTwo men accused of crafting a plan to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in 2020 and ignite a national rebellion are facing a second trial this week, months after a jury couldn't reach a verdict on the pair while acquitting two others.
Oakland County Judge's Order Blocks Enforcement Of 1931 Michigan Abortion BanA judge blocked enforcement of a 1931 Michigan ban on abortion Monday, just hours after the state Court of Appeals said county prosecutors were not covered by a May order and could enforce the prohibition following the fall of Roe v. Wade.
Whitmer Approves Additional Emergency Funding For Otsego County After TornadoMore than $500,000 in state funding is being allocated to Otsego County and surrounding communities that were impacted by the May 20 tornado, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Wednesday.
Minimum Age For Tobacco Sales Raised To 21 In MichiganA new legislation in Michigan raises the minimum age for tobacco sales to 21 years old.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Urges FDA To Remove Barriers To Medication AbortionGov. Gretchen Whitmer urged the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to remove restrictions on reproductive healthcare, specifically on the abortion pill mifepristone.
Gov. Whitmer Declares State Of Emergency In Marquette County After Flash Floods In MayGov. Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of emergency for Marquette County Tuesday after thunderstorms and flash flooding in May.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Signs 'Historic' Education BudgetState officials say the budget is divided into six categories: students, mental health, learning supports, student safety, school infrastructure and teacher recruitment.
Small Business Administration Grants Declaration Of Disaster For Otsego County After Deadly TornadoThe U.S. Small Business Association (SBA) granted an administrative declaration of disaster for Otsego County after a deadly tornado in May, also after the Federal Emergency Management Agency denied the state's request for a major disaster declaration.
Whitmer Signs Executive Order Refusing To Extradite Woman, Providers Coming To Michigan For Reproductive HealthcareMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order Wednesday refusing to extradite women who come to the state for reproductive healthcare.
Michigan Gov. Whitmer Urges Biden To Make Birth Control Available Over The CounterMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is asking President Joe Biden to make birth control available over the counter without a prescription.