Bill Schuette http://wemu.org en Schuette Files Brief Defending Gay Marriage Ban In Michigan http://wemu.org/post/schuette-files-brief-defending-gay-marriage-ban-michigan <p></p><p> <meta content="Gay Marriage, Supreme Court, Michigan" name="news_keywords" /> </p><div>Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is asking a federal appeals court to uphold the state's 2004 voter-approved gay marriage ban.&nbsp;</div><div> Thu, 08 May 2014 14:03:06 +0000 Associated Press 45550 at http://wemu.org Schuette Files Brief Defending Gay Marriage Ban In Michigan Gay Marriage In Michigan: Lawyers Disagree Over Gay Marriage Appeal Path http://wemu.org/post/gay-marriage-michigan-lawyers-disagree-over-gay-marriage-appeal-path <div>Attorneys who persuaded a judge to overturn Michigan's ban on gay marriage are opposing the state's request to have an entire appeals court take the case.&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">They want the case to move quickly, but they say the Cincinnati-based court should stick to its practice of assigning cases to a three-judge panel.</span></div><div> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:15:09 +0000 Associated Press 44446 at http://wemu.org Gay Marriage In Michigan: Lawyers Disagree Over Gay Marriage Appeal Path Ann Arbor City Council To Consider Resolution Urging State Drop Appeals To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling http://wemu.org/post/ann-arbor-city-council-consider-resolution-urging-state-drop-appeals-same-sex-marriage-ruling <p>Ann Arbor City Council is set to ask state officials to drop appeals to the court ruling that briefly allowed same-sex marriages to take place.&nbsp; Council tonight will consider a resolution urging Governor Rick Snyder and Attorney General Bill Schuette to suspend efforts to contest Judge Bernard Friedman’s ruling. &nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 04:07:05 +0000 Andrew Cluley 43989 at http://wemu.org Ann Arbor City Council To Consider Resolution Urging State Drop Appeals To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Judge Rejects Right To Work Challenge http://wemu.org/post/judge-rejects-right-work-challenge <div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;DETROIT &nbsp;- A judge has rejected a challenge to a key portion of a Michigan law that allows workers to have a job without giving financial support to a union.</div><p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 08:00:51 +0000 Associated Press 43707 at http://wemu.org Judge Rejects Right To Work Challenge Schuette: Supreme Court Needs To Resolve Same-Sex Marriage Question ASAP http://wemu.org/post/schuette-supreme-court-needs-resolve-same-sex-marriage-question-asap <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Michigan Attorney General Bill </span>Schuette<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says the sooner the US Supreme Court settles the question of whether same-sex marriage bans are constitutional, the better.&nbsp;</span></p></div><div> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 09:54:52 +0000 Rick Pluta 43406 at http://wemu.org Schuette: Supreme Court Needs To Resolve Same-Sex Marriage Question ASAP State Rep. Jeff Irwin Wants Appeals of Same Sex Marriage Ruling Dropped http://wemu.org/post/state-rep-jeff-irwin-wants-appeals-same-sex-marriage-ruling-dropped <p>Michigan&nbsp;<a href="http://www.voteirwin.com/home.html">State Representative Jeff Irwin</a> thinks <a href="https://www.billschuette.com/">Attorney General Bill Schuette</a> is wasting tax payer dollars trying to defend the state’s ban on same-sex marriage.</p><p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:28:59 +0000 Andrew Cluley 43305 at http://wemu.org State Rep. Jeff Irwin Wants Appeals of Same Sex Marriage Ruling Dropped Democrats call for Independent Probe of Prison Escape http://wemu.org/post/democrats-call-independent-probe-prison-escape <div><strong>Democrats say state attorney general not fit to investigate prisoner escape</strong></div><div>By Jake Neher</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:31:41 +0000 Bob Eccles 41385 at http://wemu.org