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A top-ranking Republican in Michigan’s House will be issued a civil infraction for bringing an unregistered gun to the airport in July.

Representative Lee Chatfield of Levering apologized, saying he made an inexcusable mistake.

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The Michigan Supreme Court will decide whether schools can ban firearms, or if that’s preempted by a state law.

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The Michigan Supreme Court will hear arguments next month in a case that pits school districts against advocates who say people should be allowed to carry firearms in schools.

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The Michigan Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether schools can legally ban guns.

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Some Democrats in the Legislature are calling for a law that would allow authorities to seize the firearms of people who threaten to commit suicide or hurt others.