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An assistant attorney general has been promoted to judge at the Michigan Court of Appeals.

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is expected to sign into law bills inspired by the Larry Nassar scandal, including one approved Tuesday that would give childhood sexual abuse victims more time to sue.

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Gov. Rick Snyder's administration and key lawmakers struck a budget deal Thursday that includes using a surplus to spend hundreds of millions of dollars more on road work and school-safety initiatives while also padding the state's savings account.

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a bill requiring defendants to listen to victim impact statements in most cases.


About 100 people crowded into Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder's office lobby to demand that the state continue to provide bottled water to Flint residents.

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Gov. Rick Snyder's administration is nearing completion of the country's strictest drinking water rules for lead, a plan that would eventually result in the replacement of all 500,000 lead service pipes in Michigan despite opposition from municipalities and utilities.

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Gov. Rick Snyder has announced a confidential 24-hour sexual assault hotline in the coming weeks.

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Governor Rick Snyder and state lawmakers have an extra 315 (m) million dollars to work with as they finalize the new budget.

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and lawmakers will have hundreds of millions of dollars more to budget than they expected at the turn of the year.

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Dakota Carter was 4 years old when he found his calling inside his grandfather's garage.

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Michigan's Senate has passed a bill requiring defendants to listen to victim impact statements, diminishing the chances the man convicted of killing Rebekah Bletsch will be able to walk away from such statements during his next murder trial.

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Governor Rick Snyder has signed bills that would make it tougher and more expensive for losing candidates to call a recount of the results. We have more from Capitol Bureau Chief Rick Pluta.

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Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and a British government official have signed a memorandum of understanding designed to strengthen the production of advancements in automotive technology and mobility.

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A group that regularly meets in Flint to discuss the city's recovery from contaminated water is caught in a spat between the mayor and Gov. Rick Snyder.

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State law enforcement might be able to solve more missing persons’ cases. That’s after Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill into law. It will require law enforcement to enter missing persons’ cases into the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System – or NamUs.