An elected official in suburban Detroit said he was visited by the U.S. Secret Service after his colleagues asked him to resign over his critical comments about President Barack Obama and others in 2009.
The state's association of attorneys has launched a program to see that innocent people are not sent to jail - and, if they are wrongly convicted, to get them out.
An Ottawa County judge is part the new task force.
Friday's rain didn't dampen spirits in Coopersville.
About 350 people braved the weather in an attempt to break the Guinness Book of World Records of "most people dancing with a Hula-Hoop." It happened on the Coopersville High School football field.