Complete Committee Meeting List
(Detroit News, 1/22/05)
the Hall of Justice
The Michigan Supreme
Court will hold a public administrative hearing on January 27 th in
the Supreme Court courtroom located on the sixth floor of the Michigan
Hall of Justice, 925 W. Ottawa Street, Lansing. The hearing will begin
promptly at 9:30 am and adjourn no later than 11:30 am.
Directions to the Hall of Justice and Parking Instructions
The State Court Administrative
Office has launched an online Self-Help
Center. The Self-Help Center is designed to help members of the public
find legal assistance, learn about Michigan law, and represent themselves
in some legal matters. The site does not provide legal advice.
Legal Self-Help Web Center Launched by State Court Administrative Office
Courts Located 79 Percent of Missing Foster Children in 2004
Board of Commissioners met on Friday, January 21, 2005. The following
public policy position was adopted by a unanimous vote.
No. 2004-53 – Amendment
of Rules 9.124 and 9.126 of the Michigan Court Rules
amendments of MCR 9.124(B)(1) require a petitioner for reinstatement
to file a personal history affidavit only with the grievance administrator
and prevent its disclosure to the public except as provided by MCR 9.126.
The amendment of MCR 9.124(B)(2) clarifies that a petition for reinstatement
must be accompanied by both a publication fee and administrative costs
imposed by MCR 9.128(B)(1). The amendment of MCR 9.126(C) clarifies that
a personal history affidavit pursuant to MCR 9.124(B)(1) is a confidential
document and is not open to the public.
November 2, 2004
November 2, 2004
Hearing: January 27, 2005
For 2005 Pro Bono Circle Of Excellence Extended To February 28
Dems Eye Minimum Wage Hike To $7.15
(Lansing State Journal, 1/23/05)