Michigan Cyber Court

Did you know that Michigan has a CYBER COURT, created in law at MCL 600.8001 – 8028 and entered into law in 2002?! As the...

Michigan Attempt to Commit a Crime

The crime of attempt reduces the punishment. In some cases this does nothing. Consider a juvenile defendant age 12 charged with a 5-year felony. At...

Larceny

This crime consists of a taking, and carrying away, of tangible personal property, of another, by trespass, with intent to permanently deprive. The property must...

Life Expectancy

In personal injury and medical malpractice cases, ‘life expectancy’ is an important issue in determining damages. Experts will determine the damages of the plaintiff in...

“Registration” of Wills

A will does not have to be “registered” for it to be valid. Filing it with the probate court in the county where the testator...

Eviction for Controlled Substance Violation

Attorneys do well to advise their criminal defendant clients that their controlled substance violation could get them evicted. If the client is renting property under...

A Valid Michigan Will

In order to make a valid will in Michigan, an individual has to be at least age 18 and of sound mind. The will has...