A judge said a 1945 law cited by Whitmer is not limited to local and regional emergencies only.
DETROIT (AP) – Gov. Gretchen Whitmer prevailed Thursday in a high-stakes challenge from Republican lawmakers who sued over her authority to declare emergencies and order sweeping restrictions during the coronavirus outbreak.
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- Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan governor, prevails in GOP coronavirus orders lawsuit (washington times)
- Michigan governor wins legal fight with lawmakers over virus (washington times)