trespassing http://michiganradio.org en Who's that knocking on your door? http://michiganradio.org/post/whos-knocking-your-door <p>In Michigan, you can no longer invoke trespassing laws to avoid being served court papers at your door.</p><p></p><p>At the end of 2013, a new law took effect to exempt process servers from trespassing laws.</p><p></p><p>Michigan Sen. Rick Jones sponsored the legislation. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;He says the goal is to increase safety for process servers who sometimes are confronted with threats of violence.</p><p></p> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 21:52:43 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 15979 at http://michiganradio.org Who's that knocking on your door? Lifting lifetime bans on the U of M campus http://michiganradio.org/post/lifting-lifetime-bans-u-m-campus <p>Hundreds of people <a href="http://www.ur.umich.edu/update/archives/110601/trespass">banned from the University of Michigan campus</a> may soon be able to walk again freely on the Ann Arbor campus.&nbsp; More than 2 thousand people landed on U of M&rsquo;s lifetime campus ban list during the past decade for a variety of offenses.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>In the past, if you landed on the list, you had little chance of ever getting permission to walk again on the Ann Arbor campus.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 01 Jun 2011 17:41:57 +0000 Steve Carmody 2706 at http://michiganradio.org Lifting lifetime bans on the U of M campus University of Michigan reviews trespass policy http://michiganradio.org/post/university-michigan-reviews-trespass-policy <p>The University of Michigan is reviewing its trespass policy after faculty members have requested an update.&nbsp; The review follows an incident last fall when former assistant state attorney general Andrew Shirvell was banned from campus. He allegedly harassed the U of M student body leader in person and online. The ACLU has complained about banning Shirvell from campus. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 11 Mar 2011 21:21:19 +0000 Kyle Norris 1615 at http://michiganradio.org University of Michigan reviews trespass policy