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Posted: Apr 29, 2016, 11:25 AM
A Grand Rapids ordinance that prohibits the use of a premises “which shall destroy the peace and tranquility of the surrounding neighborhood” is unconstitutionally vague, the Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled in a published opinion.
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Posted: Apr 25, 2016, 11:10 AM
An ex-wife who filed a motion to modify a custody order was not entitled to attorney fees associated with the motion, because she was able to pay her own fees and the fees were not the result of her ex-husband’s failure to obey a court order, the Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled.
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Posted: Apr 19, 2016, 1:35 PM
The Michigan Court of Appeals has peremptorily vacated a trial court order that denied a mother’s motion to transfer a child-custody case from Michigan to Idaho.
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Posted: Apr 11, 2016, 1:05 PM
The Michigan Supreme Court has directed that, when finalizing adoptions, trial courts must use specific language on the record, indicating that no appeal is pending in the underlying termination of parental rights case.
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Posted: Apr 1, 2016, 11:20 AM
Whether to consolidate multiple arbitration claims is a decision for the arbitrator, and not the trial court, unless the arbitration agreement specifically addresses the issue, the Michigan Court of Appeals has ruled in a published decision.
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