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​Schedule of Oral Arguments

Unless otherwise directed below, Court will convene at 9:30 a.m. in the Michigan Hall of Justice.  Counsel are required to be present at 9:15 a.m.  Counsel in cases scheduled after the [BREAK] may check in any time prior to 12:15 p.m.


April 2017 Special Session

 Notice & Schedule 

Court Community Connections Program

Oral Arguments will be held on April 25, 2017, in the Petoskey High School     Auditorium at 1500 Hill Street, Petoskey.  Arguments will commence at approximately   10:00 a.m.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

People v Gino Robert Rea (153908)


April 2017 Session

April 2017 Calendar | April 2017 Revised Call


wednesday, April 12, 2017

 People v Tmando Allen Denson (152916)

 Jeffrey Haksluoto v Mt. Clemens Regional Med Ctr (153723)

 People v Melvin Earl Howard (153651)

 Tammy McNeil-Marks v Mid-Michigan Med Ctr-Gratiot (154159) 


Thursday, April 13, 2017

 Bettina Winkler v Marist Fathers of Detroit, Inc (152889) 

 Ronnie Dancer v Clark Construction Co, Inc (153830)

 People v Dwayne Edmund Wilson (154039)

 People v Gary Patrick Lewis (154396)



March 2017 Session

March 2017 Calendar | March 2017 Call


Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Enbridge Energy Ltd Partnership v UP Power Co (153116, 153118)

In re Hon. Lisa O. Gorcyca (152831)

People v Phillip Joseph Swift (151439)

Employers Mut Casualty Co v Helicon Assoc, Inc. (152994)


Nexteer Automotive Corp v Mando America Corp (153413)

Teddy 23, LLC v Michigan Film Office (153420-1)


Thursday, March 9, 2017  

Keith Todd v NBC Universal (MSNBC) (153049)

People v Michael Frederick (153115) to be heard with 

People v Todd VanDorn (153117)

People v William Lyles, Jr. (153185)

Power Play International, Inc v Del Reddy (154347)



January 2017 Session

 Jan 2017 Calendar | Jan 2017 Call


 Tuesday, January 10, 2017

 Shae Kevin Graham v Sharea Foster (152058)

 People v Alexander Steanhouse (152849) to be argued with... 

 People v Masroor (152946) 

 Joseph G. Nickola v MIC General Ins. Co. (152535)

 In re Mardigian Estate (152655)


 People v Justin Timothy Comer (152713)

 Ruben Castro v James Alan Goulet, M.D. (152383)

 People v David Roark (152562)

 Denise Fowler v Menard, Inc. (152519)


 thursday, January 12, 2017 (afternoon session only, 1:00 p.m.) 

 In re Rasmer Estate (153356) to be argued with...

 Kevin Smith v City of Flint (152844)

 People v Darius Lamarr Franklin (152840)




Decem​ber 2016 Session 



Wednesday, December 7, 2016


Chance Lowery v Enbridge Energy Ltd Partnership (151600)

Covenant Med Ctr v State Farm Mut Auto Ins Co (152758)

Perkovic v Zurich American Ins Co (152484)


In re Hicks/Brown, Minors (153786)

People v Boban Temelkoski (150643)

Simpson, PR of Est of Simpson v Alex Pickens Jr. Assoc MD, PC (152036) 


thursday, December 8, 2016


In re Contempt of Kelly Michelle Dorsey (150298)

Clam Lake Twp v Dep't of Licensing & Reg Affairs (151800) to be heard with

TeriDee, LLC v Haring Charter Twp (153008)

Ivan Frank v Joshua Linkler (151888)


In re Cliffman Estate (151998)

Baruch SLS, Inc v Twp of Tittabawassee (152047)





October 2016 Session

 Oct 2016 Calendar | Oct 2016 Call


wednesday, October 5, 2016 

In re Application of MI Electric Transmission Co (150695) Old MSC Courtroom-Capitol


People v Timothy Wade Horton (150815)

City of Coldwater v Consumers Energy Co (151051)

City of Holland v Consumers Energy Co (151053)

City of Huntington Woods v City of Oak Park (152035)


Thursday, October 6, 2016

Daniel Kemp v Farm Bureau General Ins Co (151719)

SBC Health Midwest, Inc v City of Kentwood (151524)

In re Hon. J. Cedric Simpson (150404)


Tod McClain,PR of Est of McClain v Lansing Fire Dept (151421)

Bronson  Methodist Hosp v MI Assigned Claims Facility (151343-4)

Spectrum Health Hospitals v Westfield Insurance Co (151419) 



October 2016 Special Session

Notice & Schedule 

Court Community Connections Program 

Oral arguments will be held on October 19, 2016, at the River Rouge High School

in River Rouge, MI.  Arguments will commence at approximately 12:30 p.m. 


Wednesday, October 19, 2016

 Michael A. Ray v Eric Swager and Scott Allen Platt (152723)







For a list of cases that are to be scheduled for oral argument in the future, along with links to the pleadings filed in those cases, please visit the "cases awaiting argument" page.

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