Is MIP really a civil infraction in Michigan? What you need to know

The law on Minor in Possession of Alcohol, also known as MIP, in Michigan was recently changed and goes into…

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What is OWVI in Michigan? Is it drunk driving?

There are several types of drunk driving charges in Michigan.  One that is surprising to most is OWVI or Operating…

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What is Retail Fraud in Michigan? Shoplifting

What is Retail Fraud in Michigan? Retail fraud is commonly referred to as shoplifting in Michigan.  In other words it…

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Can you get HYTA more than once in Michigan?

In Michigan, there is a statute called the Holmes Youthful Trainee Act also known as HYTA .  This statute can…

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The early stages of a felony case in Washtenaw County

There are many stages to a felony case in Michigan.  Today I will focus on Washtenaw County and the early…

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