INKSTER, Mich. (AP) - A man will be arraigned ahead of his trial on first-degree murder and torture charges in the shooting of a Detroit-area girl in front of her father. Raymone Jackson will appear in Wayne County Circuit Court today. He also is charged with two counts of assault with intent to murder.
DETROIT (AP) - Two men are expected to be arraigned ahead of their trial in the drug-related killing of two suburban teens whose bodies were found in an eastside Detroit field. Records show Fredrick Young and Felando Hunter are due in Wayne County Circuit Court today on first-degree murder, torture and robbery charges. The bodies of Jourdan Bobbish and Jacob Kudla were found in July 2012.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land says she's close to filing an amended financial disclosure statement to account for nearly $3 million she's given her campaign. A spokeswoman says Land likely will fix the "clerical error" this week. Democrat Gary Peters has called on Land to stop spending the money until addressing discrepancies his campaign says may be illegal.
DETROIT (AP) - A Detroit federal judge turns 90 today. Avern Cohn maintains a regular load of criminal and civil cases on the second floor at the downtown courthouse. Cohn was recently assigned to take over a long-running case involving the use of excessive force and other changes at the Detroit Police Department. Cohn was in private law practice in 1979 when President Jimmy Carter nominated him to the federal bench.
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