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Jurist: Courts need vaccine; State's chief justice lobbies for staff, judges in 2nd wave

Dec 26, 2020 - The Detroit News

Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Bridget McCormack is asking the state's top doctor to allow judges and other court staff to be among those in the second tier of people in Michigan to be vaccinated.

In a letter Dec. 8 to Dr. Joneigh Khaldun, the state's chief medical executive and chief deputy director of the Department of Health and Human Services, McCormack asked that judges and court workers who are still performing work in person at courthouses across Michigan be among the "essenti...