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MI Supreme Court names Court of Claims judges

gavel2 11-13-13The Michigan Supreme Court has moved quickly to name judges to serve on a revamped Court of Claims to hear major lawsuits filed against the state. This comes one day after Governor Rick Snyder signed the court shakeup. And it caps a fast and controversial path to shaking up the court. Read more

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Governor signs bill to move Court of Claims

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder

Governor Rick Snyder has moved lawsuits challenging some of his administration’s most-controversial policies to a new panel of judges on the state Court of Appeals. The governor has signed a bill that shakes up the court that hears big lawsuits against the state.
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State House approves moving lawsuits against the state out of Ingham County

gavelLegislation that would change the way lawsuits filed against the state are handled will go to Governor Rick Snyder’s desk — and he’s expected to sign it. Read more

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