The students were from West Ottawa High School.
A woman was illegally fired by a Detroit-area funeral home after disclosing that she was transitioning from male to female and dressed as a woman, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
UPDATE Monday, March 5, 2018: Chopra trials pushed back
Two high-profile jury trials will take place this month in Ottawa County, along with another case heading closer to trial.
William John Easterling Jr. is facing two counts of sexual exploitation and attempted sexual exploitation.
Sandra Lynn Fielstra pleaded no contest to criminal sexual conduct charges in 2016, based on a sexual relationship she had with a 16-year-old Fruitport High School student.
A 65-year-old Grand Haven woman has been ordered to serve 15 days in jail for setting fire to a mobile home last summer.
GRAND RAPIDS — A former school-district maintenance worker accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl last summer still is expected to stand trial in West Michigan despite her death, which is being investigated as a homicide.
LANSING — Larry Nassar, the sports doctor accused of sexually assaulting more than 150 women and girls, will be confronted again this week by scores of victims as he faces another prison sentence for molesting gymnasts.
Jeffrey Willis' trial for the kidnapping and murder of Jessica Heeringa has been delayed until May. The trial was originally scheduled to start in March.
LANSING — Some parents thought they were misinterpreting the doctor's techniques. Others assumed their children were lying or mistaken.
LANSING — A decades-long sentence for Michigan sports doctor Larry Nassar ensures he won't be free again. But the conclusion of an extraordinary seven-day court hearing doesn't close the book on the scandal.
Juan Jose Del Cid, a Guatemalan man who lives in Holland, was found guilty by a jury of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with multiple variables, and a second criminal sexual conduct charge for a sexual violation by an individual 17 or older against a victim less than 13 years old.
The man was arrested after police found weapons in his vehicle.
LANSING (AP) — Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber described herself in court Friday as one of 140 survivors of sexual assault by Larry Nassar, as Michigan State University called on the state's attorney general to investigate the school's handling of complaints against the disgraced former sports doctor.
LANSING — U.S. Olympian McKayla Maroney said being sexually assaulted by a Michigan sports doctor who molested her and other gymnasts scarred her mind in ways that may never heal.