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16 Sep 2014, 12:14 pm by Bill Raftery
Chancery Courts were first created in 1855, but not protected under the 1864 constitution. [read post]
14 Mar 2015, 3:20 am by WIMS
<> CRC Report: Use of Immediate Effect in Michigan - The 2015-16 legislative session is underway and the Michigan legislature is again up to the standard practice of granting immediate effect to almost every law enacted -- a new Citizens Research Council of Michigan (CRC) report identifies the need for reform -- either of the Constitution to reflect legislative practice or of legislative… [read post]
15 Sep 2019, 4:19 pm by The Law Blogger
Last August, we blogged about the most recent such case: Carpenter v United States.Carpenter was summarized in our post:Tim Carpenter was convicted in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan for a series of armed robberies in Detroit and across Northern Ohio. [read post]
23 Jun 2019, 3:28 am by SHG
Michigan Lawprof Nicholas Bagley raises the alarm that, based upon the Supreme Court’s decision in Gundy v. [read post]
1 May 2015, 8:58 am by WIMS
Michigan News <> Attorney General v. [read post]
13 May 2008, 1:56 pm
Cox, No. 07-1103 In an action alleging vindictive prosecution against Michigan's Attorney General, a state Supreme Court Justice, and the state's Secretary of State, as well as others in the AG's office, dismissal of plaintiffs' claims and imposition of sanctions against them are affirmed where: 1) because the issues raised in a state court were substantially the same as those raised in the district court, because those… [read post]
28 Dec 2013, 12:00 pm by Robert Chesney
  In a 2012 opinion by Judge William Fletcher, plaintiff’s substantial connections to the United States were held sufficient to entitle her to proceed with her constitutional challenge even though she is not a U.S. citizen or resident in the United States (the opinion may be found at 669 F.3d 983). [read post]
27 May 2017, 1:56 pm by Josh Blackman
While on the campaign trail, a non-incumbent presidential candidate has not yet taken the oath to “preserve, protect and defend the Constitution,” U.S. [read post]
13 Sep 2013, 12:02 pm by Gail Heriot
  As the director of elections for the Michigan Secretary of State put it, “Never before have I seen such absolutely incredible and unprofessional behavior from lawyers urging this disruption. [read post]
22 Jun 2010, 1:34 pm by thejaghunter
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton put Arizona on noticeceded US land to Mexican drug lords. [read post]
12 Dec 2011, 8:00 am by Kali Borkoski
Border ControlAmicus brief of Michigan and Ten other States (forthcoming)Amicus brief of Mountain States Legal FoundationAmicus brief of Cochise County Sheriff Larry A. [read post]