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(MPRN-Cincinnati) A federal appeals court has upheld an agreement between Michigan and Canada to build a second international bridge in Detroit. 


(MPRN- Undated) A federal appeals court says the Jackson County Commission regularly violated the US Constitution by opening its meetings with a Christian prayer. In a 2-1 ruling, a panel of the Sixth Circuit US Court of Appeals held the commission violated the Establishment Clause. 


(MPRN-Lansing) A federal appeals court took aim Thursday at Michigan’s sex offender registry law. The court ruled on a narrow legal issue, but suggested the law may be unconstitutional. 


(MPRN-Cincinnati, OH) The US Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the city of Troy’s decision to place a police officer on unpaid leave following his brain surgery. 

(MPRN-Cincinnati, Oh) The US Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Wayne County violated the speech and religious rights of a Christian group that staged an anti-Muslim demonstration at an Arab ethnic festival.