Archive | November, 2015

87th District Court Crawford County

November 25, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon. Monte J. Burmeister 24 year old of Grayling ordered to pay $550 in fines and costs for license suspended-revoked-allowed another suspended person to operate. 56 year old of Mio sentenced to seven days in jail, 366 days probation for domestic violence. 35 year old of Prudenville sentenced six days in jail, 365 days probation […]

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46th Circuit Court Crawford County

November 20, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon. Janet M. Allen 40 year old of Kalkaska sentenced to 14 months – 24 months in prison for check non-sufficient funds $500 or more. 40 year old of Alma sentenced to 60 days in jail for no contest to police officer assault and probation violation. 28 year old of Salt Springs sentenced to 1 […]

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90th District Court Emmet County

November 18, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

63 year old of Petoskey is ordered to pay $300 in fines and costs for open intoxicants in a motor vehicle. 29 year old of Alanson is ordered to pay $145 in fines and costs for driving in violation of vehicle code. 29 year old of Petoskey is ordered to pay $350 in fines and […]

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82nd District Court Roscommon County

November 12, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

65 year old of Roscommon received 12 months probation, $772.77 in fines, costs and restitution for third degree retail fraud. 38 year old of Gaylord received three months probation, 10 days in jail for operating a vehicle on a suspended or revoked license. 29 year old of Houghton Lake received 93 days in jail for domestic […]

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Secret Emails Show Fraud at Michigan State Police Crime Lab

November 12, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Law, Michigan Medical Marijuana Law   |   0 Comments

A series of emails obtained by Detroit area attorneys Jeff Frasier and Michael Komoron show marijuana results from the supposedly independent Michigan State Police Crime Lab were being expressly directed by Ken Stecker, who is the traffic safety prosecutor for the Prosecuting Attorneys Association of Michigan. In the attached emails, the issue is whether or […]

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Resist and Obstruct Does Not Apply to Reserve Police

November 11, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Law   |   0 Comments

The Michigan Court of Appeals recently ruled that the resisting and obstructing statute at MCL 750.81d does not apply to a failure to comply with the command of a reserve police officer. The court applied the rule of Expressio Unius Est Exclusio Alterius which is Latin and means that the express mention in a statute […]

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82nd District Court Roscommon County

November 03, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

29 year old of Almont sentenced 60 days in jail for one count and 31 days in jail for the second count for impaired driving. 23 year old of Roscommon sentenced 31 days in jail and 6 months probation for impaired driving. 30 year old of Goodrich sentenced 45 days in jail and 6 months […]

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87th District Court Crawford County

November 02, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Criminal Sentencings, Selected Michigan Courts   |   0 Comments

Hon. Monte J. Burmeister 34 year old of Buda ordered to pay $760 in fines and 182 days probation for operating while visibly impaired. 27 year old of Lake City ordered to pay $420 in fines for motor vehicle allowed suspended person to operate and no proof of insurance. 59 year old of Wayland ordered […]

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