Michigan 'stand your ground' law under fire

Michigan 'stand your ground' law under fire

DETROIT, May 18 (UPI) -- Michigan Democratic lawmakers say they want to repeal a 2006 law similar to Florida's "stand your ground" law, invoked in the killing of Trayvon Martin.
GE plans Detroit research center

GE plans Detroit research center

DETROIT, June 25 (UPI) -- Sources close to General Electric Corp. said the company planned to open a clean energy research center in Detroit that would create 1,200 jobs.

Granholm says 'no' to Obama

LANSING, Mich., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm said Wednesday she won't take a Cabinet post in the incoming Obama administration.
Granholm seeks high court ruling on mayor

Granholm seeks high court ruling on mayor

DETROIT, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm asked the state's Supreme Court to quickly decide if she has the right to consider removing Detroit's mayor from office.

Detroit council asks gov. to oust mayor

DETROIT, May 13 (UPI) -- The Detroit City Council voted Tuesday to ask the governor of Michigan to oust embattled Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.

Mich. leaders: Engineering aid for lakes

LANSING, Mich., Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Three top Michigan politicians have come forward with a plan for the low water levels at lakes statewide: using man-made engineering to fix the problem.

Granholm supports commandments in public

LANSING, Mich., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Democratic Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm has endorsed the display of the Ten Commandments in government buildings, including the state Capitol.

Michigan governor likes 'year of our Lord'

LANSING, Mich., March 29 (UPI) -- Michigan's Gov. Jennifer Granholm wants "in the year of our Lord" returned to the date on official state documents.
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