Public Policy Update from the State Bar of Michigan
July 30–August 5, 2012
Volume 10 Issue 31

In the Capitol
Complete Committee Meeting List

New Public Acts

In the Hall of Justice
Nominations Open for Child Welfare Awards; Foster Care Review Board to Recognize Service to Abused and Neglected Children

At the Bar
SBM Launches New Mentoring Center

State News
Emergency Manager Fight Now Focusing on Law's Older Version
(Detroit News, 8/6/12)

Court Rules Expert Testimony Can Be Excluded From Double Murder Trial
(Livingston Daily, 7/31/12)

Divided Michigan Supreme Court Rules in 2 Auto No-Fault Cases
(, 7/31/12)

Michigan Court Creates Defense in Child Support Cases
(Lansing State Journal, 7/31/12)

Links of Interest
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