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Crime Survivors Unite Calling For Fast Vote On Bills Expanding Survivor Compensation

04/29/22 04:07 PM By John Reurink - Comment(s)
Crime Survivors Unite Calling For Fast Vote On Bills Expanding Survivor Compensation
Legislation extending the window for victims of violent crime to seek compensation from the state is near the finish line, pushing advocates to make a final call for its success, which they did Thursday during a vigil outside the Capitol.

Supreme Court Denies AGs Request to Appeal 45 Riot Act Decision

04/04/22 02:51 PM By John Reurink - Comment(s)
Supreme Court Denies AGs Request to Appeal 45 Riot Act Decision

(Source: MIRS.news, Published April 1, 2022) The Michigan Supreme Court Friday denied the Attorney General’s request to appeal its 2020 ruling that the state’s 1945 “Riot Act” was unconstitutional.

 

The majority said it wasn’t persuaded the questions should be reviewed before the Michigan C...