criminal charges Dogs In Cars Bill Passes Michigan Senate Committee By Cheyna Roth • May 30, 2018 Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org State lawmakers want to tackle animal safety. Legislation aimed at preventing animals from dying in vehicles has passed a state Senate committee. Listen Listening... / 0:40 Cheyna Roth reports on a Michigan Senate committee passing a bill that would keep dogs from being kept in hot cars. Schuette Says Governor's Attorneys Are Holding Up Flint Investigation By Rick Pluta • Jun 29, 2016 State of Michigan / michigan.gov Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says lawyers hired by Governor Rick Snyder at public expense are delaying progress in the criminal investigation of the Flint water crisis. Listen Listening... / 0:43 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on AG Bill Schuette's claims that Governor Snyder's attorneys are slowing the Flint water investigation. Detroit-Area State Representative Faces New Legal Troubles By Rick Pluta • Jun 29, 2016 Michigan House Democrats / housedems.com Legal troubles are piling for a Detroit-area state lawmaker. Representative Brian Banks faces new felony charges that he submitted fake paycheck records to get a loan. Listen Listening... / 0:40 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on possible criminal charges against Michigan State Rep. Brian Banks. Criminal Charges Filed Related To Flint Water By Rick Pluta • Apr 21, 2016 Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org Two state water quality experts and a Flint utility official face criminal charges related to the Flint water crisis. Listen Listening... / 0:36 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on criminal charges filed related to the Flint water crisis.