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COMMENTARY: Legalization of pot to pose roadside testing challenges

December 14, 2018

By Bridget Lorenz Lemberg On November 6, Michigan voters said “yes” to the legalization of recreational marijuana. With more than 4.3 million voters reporting to the polls, 56 percent voted in favor of the ballot proposal. As of December 6, marijuana ...

COMMENTARY: Clean the snow off of your vehicle or face legal wrath

December 14, 2018

By Marie E. Matyjaszek Winter in Michigan sparks a variety of interesting human behavior—motorists driving like they’ve never seen snow before; others bundling up like they’re about to trek to the North Pole; and impatient drivers who decide ...

MAY IT PLEASE THE PALATE: Fran's Top-Secret Recipe

December 14, 2018

My sister Fran is famous for her Special K bars, which she makes in abundance at the holidays. I asked her for her recipe, which she obliged, but with the admonishment: “You have to PROMISE to keep this a family SECRET recipe.” Well, I hadn’t ...

TAKING STOCK: Differing philosophies

December 14, 2018

Dear Mr. Berko: This market frightens the heck out of me, and I’m scared my $263,000 individual retirement account will go up in smoke. I’m 42. Is there any way to avoid scary downturns? SS, Springfield, Ill. Dear SS: No! It concerns me, ...

'Angels' bring sleuthing skills to deadly disaster

December 14, 2018

By Jocelyn Gecker Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They have become known as the Angels of Paradise. But there is nothing ethereal about them. They are online sleuths who know how to find people, and they have been putting their skills to use ...

Legal People ...

December 14, 2018

Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Jessica Busch has joined the firm's Troy office as Of Counsel. Busch focuses her practice on healthcare, corporate, mergers & acquisitions, administrative & regulatory, and corporate governance. ...