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State courts almost always have the power to hear cases involving events that took place in the state where the court sits or if defendants reside in or are served with a summons and complaint in that state so unless your case involves one of the few types of cases over which federal courts have. Crime victim compensation programs have a maximum that will be paid for each claim, which varies from state to state and can range from $10,000 to $100,000 they also have limits on certain types of expenses, for example, limits on the amounts that can be paid for funeral or burial expenses, for counseling, or for medical expenses. I think michigan is an oft-maligned and little understood place with the full range of seasons, beautiful scenery (muskegon state park pictured), and plenty of natural, social and cultural offerings it's one of the most beautiful places to live in the country speaking specifically of the west. The plaintiff is either the people of the state of michigan or a city, village, township, or other local government unit and is represented by the prosecutor if you receive a ticket or are arrested on a misdemeanor warrant, you are considered the defendant.
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The michigan freedom of information act, and its companion the michigan open meetings act, were passed in 1976 in the wake of the watergate scandal, led by the efforts of the late rep perry bullard the laws provide citizens with the right to examine and view the workings of their government and to. In michigan, the next step on your way to trial is a preliminary examination (also referred to as a preliminary hearing or probably cause hearing) this is a formal process in front of the judge that challenges the prosecution to show the court that enough probable cause exists to send the case to trial. The national criminal justice commission created by this legislation will help identify ways to protect public safety, reduce the prison population and help the people who have paid their debts to society access the resources they need to turn their lives around. Whats the best way to rent (lease) a house (single family home, 3b, 21ba etc) find answers to this and many other questions on trulia voices, a community for you to find and share local information.
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