Michigan Supreme Court


(MPRN-Lansing) The city of Escanaba is taking on big box stores in the Michigan Supreme Court. The city says the home improvement store Menards is dodging taxes. 

Michigan Supreme Court Building
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(MPRN-Lansing) The Michigan Supreme Court says the music streaming service Pandora does not violate the state’s privacy law by collecting and sharing information about user preferences. 


(MPRN-Lansing)  A new court rule is supposed to make sure judges in Michigan don’t put people in jail because they can’t afford to pay fines or fees. 


(MPRN-Lansing) An annual report from the state Supreme Court says specialty courts that focus on veterans, people with mental illnesses, and those with substance abuse problems are reducing re-offense rates, and saving taxpayers money. 


(MPRN-Lansing) More than 300 Michigan inmates sentenced as minors to life without parole could get a second chance at early release. That’s under a U.S. Supreme Court ruling handed down Monday.