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News From Around Detroit
- Flint water case against Snyder 'fatally flawed,' should be dismissed, lawyer saysby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
Snyder's attorney is trying to get the Flint water crisis case thrown out because he argues the charges should have been filed in Lansing.
- Judge Isidore Torres, first Hispanic judge in Wayne Co. courts, dies at 73by Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
On the bench, Judge Isidore B. Torres was known both for the respect he showed attorneys and for his sense of humor, said his son, Felipe Torres.
- Michigan readies for impact of new COVID-19 strain that could dominate the US by Marchby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
Health officials are concerned about what the UK variant of COVID means for Michigan case numbers, hospitalizations and deaths.
- Report calls for new marijuana taxes to help promote minority ownershipby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
A Marijuana Regulatory Agency work group says the state should institute a 1.5% tax on transactions between recreational marijuana license holders.
- Republican Party moves to replace GOP board member who voted to certify Michigan electionby Detroit Free Press (GANNETT Syndication Service)
Van Langevelde's rejection of false claims of voter fraud allowed the election to be certified, awarding Michigan's 16 electoral votes to Joe Biden.
- Biden picks transgender woman as assistant health secretary
President-elect Joe Biden has tapped Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine to be his assistant secretary of health, leaving her poised to become the first openly transgender federal official to be confirmed by the U.S. Senate.
- Panel concludes China, WHO should have acted quicker to stop pandemic
A panel of experts commissioned by the World Health Organization has criticized China and other countries for not moving to stem the initial outbreak of the coronavirus earlier and questioned whether the U.N. health agency should have labeled it a pandemic sooner.
- Joe Biden to propose 8-year citizenship path for immigrants
President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a sweeping immigration bill on Day One of his administration, hoping to provide an eight-year path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million people living in the U.S. without legal status.