Daily Archives: July 7, 2019

School Agency Agrees To Pay $450K To Close Sexual Harassment Case – Detroit News Watch

ALLEGAN, Mich. (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — To settle a lawsuit on behalf of two teachers who said they were sexually harassed, a western Michigan education agency has agreed to pay $450,000, which was filed in federal court Wednesday. One teacher will receive $250,000 and the other, $200,000. The education agency, which offers programs to children with disabilities, serves school ...

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Michigan’s Pot Agency Issues Rules On Sales, Growing – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — Emergency rules were released Wednesday by the agency that regulates the selling and growing of marijuana in Michigan to clarify the requirements for businesses that plan to sell pot to adults 21 and older. Michigan’s Marijuana Regulatory Agency plans to start taking business applications Nov. 1. The rules will remain in effect for ...

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Nessel Praises MSP For Expanding Incident Crime Reporting Categories To Include Gender Identity – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – The Criminal Justice Information Center of the Michigan State Police was praised by Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel Friday for expanding its category of hate crimes to include gender identity. The information collected is compiled and reported to the FBI for its annual report on Crime in the United States and is used by ...

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