A recent controversy in Whitehall, Mi has the town divided as to what to do about an overly-friendly store clerk! An "Assault" is defined as a "willful or offensive touching". Are the actions of this clerk an assault? (click on the link to read more!)
An Interesting Interview with our new Supreme Court Justice Richard Bernstein
Richard Bernstein comes from a pure plaintiff background and has no prior judicial experience. Yet, after reading this interview, I am looking forward to following his career.
KENT COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT GRANTS PARENTING RIGHTS TO GAY PARTNER IN NON-BIOLOGICAL UNION
An interesting development in the "best interests of the child test" arising out of the Kent County Circuit Court. The judge grants parenting rights to the lesbian partner of the mother of a child conceived through an anonymous sperm donor. The court ruled that the best interests of the child test is controlling when deciding issues of custody and parenting time between separating couples in a civil union. No matter how you fall out on this issue, this one may be heading to the Supreme Court!
Court grants equitable parenting rights to separating member of a gay civil union!