Detroit Free Press

The hearing would consider the city’s request to block all lawsuits that were filed before the city filed for bankruptcy.

The measure would provide health care for more than 400,000 additional residents.

The Supreme Court will hear an appeal of a decision in November that threw out the affirmative action ban.

The American Civil Liberties Union challenged a law denying benefits for domestic partners on behalf of five same-sex couples who were in danger of losing their health insurance.

The state Senate finally passed a bill approving a fifty million dollar fund to help those residents with heat bills through a $1 surcharge.