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Briefs filed in federal court Tuesday allege a small northern Michigan community has continued a practice of religious discrimination, despite making a bylaw change saying they would stop..

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Residents of Bay View in northwest Michigan have voted to end the community’s religious test for residents.

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A federal judge has permanently blocked Michigan from eliminating straight party ticket voting.

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Bay View is a small summer resort community near Petoskey in Northern Michigan. Residents in the Norman Rockwell-esque setting are facing a lawsuit that they say has split the community.

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A Saginaw therapist filed suit on May 11th in federal court alleging she was fired for her Catholic faith.