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City of Flint water tower
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The Latest on the lead-tainted water crisis in Flint, Michigan (all times local):

View of the Flint river
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The state has authorized spending $4 million more to defend its environmental agency and current and former regulators against criminal charges and lawsuits related to Flint’s water crisis.

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Relatives of an inmate who died after hanging himself in a Michigan jail cell have settled a lawsuit that alleged a deputy was watching Monday Night Football on TV instead of monitoring the man.

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A federal lawsuit seeks to block some public funding of Little Caesars Arena in Detroit and a new Detroit Pistons headquarters without a vote from city residents.

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The Supreme Court is set to rule on the affirmative action case - Fisher v. The University of Texas- this spring. However, before they hand down their ruling, the court will hear another affirmative action case out of Michigan- Schuette v. The Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action.  George Washington, the lead attorney for the Coalition, discusses the case.

Young Immigrants File Suit Against SOS

Dec 19, 2012
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Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson faces a lawsuit over her refusal to grant drivers licenses to some young immigrants. 

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Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has brought a racketeering charge against the former president of a mortgage document processing company. 

Former state Attorney General Mike Cox is challenging Blue Cross Blue Shield’s Medigap policies in court.

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The American Civil Liberties Union says conditions at the Isabella County jail are so inhumane they violate the U.S. Constitution’s protections against cruel and unusual punishment.

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Three Michigan residents have filed suit after allegedly developing fungal meningitis following an injection of a tainted steroid produced by a Massachusetts company.

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A lawsuit claims no state-appointed managers should be running Michigan cities or school districts until after voters determine the fate of the emergency manager law in November.

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Michigan would void its contract with thousands of home healthcare workers if a state board agrees with a legal action filed this week by the Mackinac Center.

AG Files Suit Against Lansing Casino

Sep 11, 2012

Michigan’s Attorney General has filed a lawsuit to block plans for a casino in Lansing.

A political fight between Republicans and Democrats at the state Capitol has landed in court.