Court Blocks Drive For More Marijuana In Mount PleasantThe Michigan Court of Appeals has blocked an effort to increase the number of marijuana businesses to 10 from three in Mount Pleasant.
Court Affirms Death Sentence For 2 Dogs In Horse Attack In Presque Isle CountyTwo dogs blamed for an attack on a horse in the northern Lower Peninsula can be put to death, the Michigan Court of Appeals said.
Man Wins Appeal Over Being Sentenced By VideoThe Michigan Court of Appeals has granted a new hearing to a man who claimed his rights were violated when he was sentenced for a crime by video, a common practice during the coronavirus pandemic.
Case Surrounding The Reopening Of Michigan Bistro Goes To Appeals CourtThe owner of Marlena's Bistro and Pizzeria in Holland was jailed for refusing to comply with local health orders, and now her legal team has filed the case with the Michigan Court of Appeals.
Michigan Family Loses Appeal In Lawsuit Over Priest's Funeral RemarksA priest who criticized a teenager's suicide during his funeral is protected by the religion clauses of the First Amendment, the Michigan Court of Appeals said.
Michigan Court: Call To UP Police Was A Terrorist ThreatThe Michigan Court of Appeals affirmed the conviction of a man who was charged under an anti-terrorism law when he called a sheriff’s office and said it was going to be “hashtag Las Vegas” if he didn’t get money for a workplace injury, just days after that city experienced the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
Court OKs Law That Carries More Cash Penalties For ConvictsThe Michigan Court of Appeals has turned aside the latest challenge to a state law that forces criminal defendants to pay millions of dollars a year to partially cover the costs of running local courts.
Court Rejects Restriction On Use Of Medical MarijuanaJudges can’t prevent people from using medical marijuana while on probation for a crime, the Michigan Court of Appeals said.