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Judge turns down manslaughter ID requests from former Flint EM, DPW director

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 3:40pm

"Simply telling the defense that it intends to seek a bindover on a charge not supported in the complaint and warrant would not only violate the Code of Criminal Procedure but Mr. Earley and Mr. Croft's rights to a preliminary examination," the joint motion says.

FLINT, MI -- Special Flint water prosecutors can still charge former emergency manager Darnell Earley and former Department of Public Works Director Howard Croft with involuntary manslaughter -- even though they haven't identified the alleged victims yet.

Genesee District Judge Nathaniel Perry denied a motion from both men at a hearing Monday, Sept. 24, after their...

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Sue Snyder announces resource website for sexual assault survivors

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 3:10pm
The website, michigan.gov/voices4, includes educational information on sexual, domestic, child and elder abuse, health and legal options and information on helping a survivor. Watch video ......
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Accounting norms not followed in school’s $25K gift card purchase

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 2:36pm
Public funds were used to purchase $25,000 in gift cards during December 2017 and June 2018 at the direction of Superintendent Rane Garcia. Muskegon Heights Public School Academy......
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High-speed police chase victims in Flint wait as judge considers lawsuit

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 1:42pm
"These are not civil rights claims. These are ordinary run-of-the-mill tort liability claims ...," Sedynsky argued. "They are in the wrong court for this type of thing." Wa......
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Michigan’s severe weather risks for Tuesday include heavy rain, tornadoes

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 1:34pm
The National Weather Service is warning of severe weather that could bring damaging winds and isolated tornadoes to Lower Michigan on Tuesday, Sept. 24. The National Weather Ser......
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Man seriously injured in crash blamed on distracted driving

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 1:21pm
A driver told police he looked down for something crawling on his leg when he hit another car. A Zeeland man was hospitalized Monday, Sept. 24, after a three-vehicle crash in Ott......
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3 things we learned: Goodness, Frank Ragnow sure knows how to bounce back

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 12:47pm
The Lions beat New England 26-10 on Sunday night at Ford Field. Here are three things we learned in the first victory of the Matt Patricia era. DETROIT -- The Lions beat New Engl......
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Snyder hopes Trump response to Kavanaugh accuser won’t discourage victims

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 11:04am

Backlash against Brett Kavanaugh's accuser is "not appropriate," Gov. Rick Snyder said Monday, Sept. 24, during the "Let's End Campus Sexual Assault" seminar in Kalamazoo. Watch video

KALAMAZOO, MI -- Gov. Rick Snyder said President Donald Trump's response to the accusations against a Supreme Court nominee "creates a challenge" for the work he and his wife are doing in Michigan.

Backlash against Brett Kavanaugh's accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, is "not appropriate," Snyder said Monday, Sept. 24, during the Let's End Campus Sexual Assault seminar hosted at Western Michigan University. 

Kavanaugh accused again of sexual misconduct, 3rd woman may come forward...

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Upsets open door for Grand Valley and Ferris State to enter top 5

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 11:02am
Both climb two spots in the weekly AFCA poll. Losses by two of the top-ranked NCAA Division II teams in the country cleared the way for Grand Valley State and Ferris to both move......
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Teen who died in traffic crash was recent Reeths-Puffer grad

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 10:12am
Sidney Prus died Friday as a result of the single-vehicle crash. MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI - Police continue to investigate a single-vehicle crash that killed a Muskegon County teen Fr......
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Lions defense suffocates Tom Brady with some amazing (bleep)

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 9:57am

The Lions stepped on Brady's throat early, rarely let up and cruised to a 26-10 win Sunday at Ford Field.

DETROIT -- Matthew Stafford opened the season with one of the worst first quarters you'll ever see at Ford Field. And then Tom Brady topped it in the very next game. Or bottomed it. Whatever.

Detroit's defense turned the screws on the New England quarterback Sunday night, holding him to 1 of 4 passing in a dominant opening frame -- for minus-1 yards. New England ran six plays, none of which moved the chains.

The Lions stepped on Brady's throat early, rarely...

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Rain moves into Michigan overnight, severe weather risk widespread Tuesday

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 9:34am
After a picture-perfect weekend to kick off the fall season, most of Michigan is staring down another threat of showers, thunderstorms and the potential for severe weather. Watch video ......
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Ex-police officer, now councilwoman, claims discrimination in lawsuit

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 8:12am
The lawsuit alleges that Roosevelt Park police repeatedly harassed, intimidated and discriminated Mirelda Sanchez Tokarczyk because of her race and gender. ROOSEVELT PARK, MI - A......
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Aero Med responds to serious crash

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 6:16am
The crash happened Monday, Sept. 24, at Van Buren Street and 96th Avenue. A man who suffered a head injury in a crash was airlifted from the scene in Ottawa County.MLive File Pho......
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Kerryon Johnson is an emerging star who could help save Detroit’s season

News Source: MLive
Post Date: Monday - September 24, 2018 - 3:59am
On a night where just about everything went right, the rookie running back shined brightest. This is an opinion piece by MLive.com reporter Kyle Meinke. DETROIT -- Shocked by th......
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