Michigan Supreme Court ruling shouldn't take effect until Oct. 30, Gov. Whitmer says
DAVISON, Mich. — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s administration is asking the Michigan Supreme Court to clarify its decision to strike down her emergency powers during the COVID-19 pandemic doesn’t take effect until Oct. 30.Whitmer and Robert Gordon, director of the Department of Health and Human Services, filed a motion on the matter Monday, three days after the high court’s decision.Without the 28-day “transition,” Michigan workers and their families could lose unemployment benefits and “critical measures meant to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus” would “immediately lapse,” the governor’s of...
The Detroit News