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A state lawmaker wants to make sure Michigan doesn’t have any privately run prisons.

Michigan regulators announced Thursday a cut in marijuana licensing fees for prospective business owners living in 19 cities whose residents were disproportionately impacted by the drug war.

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A bill before the Legislature would expand the state income tax credit for low-wage-earning workers.