If you are unsatisfied with the outcome of your civil court case, you can request for an appeal; unlike in criminal cases, both parties in a civil case have the right to appeal decisions made in court(...)
A convoy led by 51st District Court Judge Jodi Debbrecht and Main Street Oakland County Program Coordinator Bob Donohue departed at 2:00 pm on June 16th to deliver supplies donated by southeast Michigan residents to the victims of the tornado that destroyed most of Joplin, Missouri. We talk with Judge Debbrecht and Oakland County Executive L Brooks Patterson about all the events leading up to the departure. When the convoy arrives in Joplin, it will make multiple stops to deliver the needed supplies. They also will meet with Joplin Mayor Mike Woolston and his staff, who will accept the hundreds of children's books collected for the youngest victims of the tornado
CAMERON, Mo. (AP) - A southwest Missouri man convicted of killing his grandmother has died in prison. The state Corrections Department says 31-year-old Troy Ford, of Springfield, was pronounced dead just before noon Friday at a northwest Missouri hospital. The agency says an autopsy will be performed. Ford was serving a life sentence at Crossroads Correctional Center for second-degree murder and ...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The Virginia truck driver who killed a sailor aboard a Naval destroyer served prison time for manslaughter and drugs, but it was still unclear what led him onto the base earlier this week.