Tag Archives: Legal

No Image Yet

Michigan Antis Run Amok

There is a herd of antis determined to screw up the Michigan government. You know them – they are against everything governmental from adequate taxation to vaccination. “Make America Great Again” means eviscerating “gubmint” at all levels so Big Pharma can charge $600.00 for a $6.00 EpiPen, Big Medicine can charge $1,500.00 for a CT Scan that costs $150.00 in Read More


No Image Yet

Grinding Out Profits in a Trust Mill

I walked into an orthopedic doctor’s office the other day. He looked at me and said, “I recommend immediate bilateral knee replacements for you, sir.”   “My knees feel fine,” I said, “I came because my shoulder is hurting.”   “The shoulder can wait,” he snapped, “You need those knees replaced.”   I said, “I don’t think so,” and did Read More


No Image Yet

Double Standard

To turn on the news this year has revealed a seemingly endless parade of sexual predators – actors, comedians, producers, directors, politicians and executives. Women and men have come forward to accuse people in positions of power of groping, harassing, threatening and raping them. While some of the predatory behavior has been recent, many victims have waited decades before going Read More


No Image Yet

Justice for the Rich; Slapdown for the Rest of Us

In a September 30, 2016 decision, Price v. Medicaid Director, 838 F.3d 739 (6th Cir. 2016), The U.S. Sixth Circuit Court showed its lack of compassion and understanding of those who have limited income and modest net worth. The court held that while nursing home residents may have their eligibility for care paid by the state backdated up to three Read More