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Bridget Mary McCormack (D)

Chief Justice

Born: January 10, 1969
Term: January 1, 2021
Phone: 5173730128


Trinity College; New York University Law School


Prior to her election to the Michigan Supreme Court, Justice McCormack served as a professor at the University of Michigan Law School. Justice McCormack also launched a pediatric law clinic and founded the Michigan Innocence Project - the first innocence project in the country to focus on non-DNA cases.

Additional Information

Gov Convenes State Agency Task Force Aimed At Opioids (08-21-2019)

Bits And Tidbits (07-30-2019)

Supremes: Defendants Can't Be Sentenced For Acquitted Crime (07-29-2019)

Supremes: Border Agents Who Stole Are Public Officers (07-25-2019)

Task Force Begins Work On Reducing Jail, Pretrial Incarceration (07-24-2019)

Genesee Drain Commissioner's Suit Continues After Supreme Court Decision (07-18-2019)

Man Gets New Trial In Murder Case, Supremes Order (07-17-2019)

Supreme Court Hears Arguments On Adopt-And-Amend Tactic (07-17-2019)

Two Convicted Sex Offenders To Get New Trials, Supremes Say (07-11-2019)

McCormack Urges Lawmakers To Act On New Local Court Funding Scheme (07-10-2019)

Bits And Tidbits (06-14-2019)

Macomb County Retirees Lose Appeal Over Unaltered Lifetime Health Care Benefits (05-30-2019)

Trust Money Isn't Automatically Considered For Medicaid Eligibility (05-09-2019)

Three Branches Of Gov't Unite Criminal Justice Data Collection, Reform Effort (04-17-2019)

Bits And Tidbits (02-21-2019)

Bits And Tidbits (02-14-2019)

Video Conferencing, Judgeship Reductions Saves State $65M Since '11 (01-29-2019)

State Justices Voted On Strict Party Lines Just Once This Term (08-02-2018)

Viviano, Clement Join Democrat Justices To OK Redistricting For Ballot (07-31-2018)

Man Stuck With Murder Despite Bad Jury Instructions, Supremes Rule (08-01-2017)

Supremes On Preliminary Exams, Estates And Governmental Immunity (07-31-2017)

Supremes Decide To Simplify Review Of Sentencing Guideline Departures (07-25-2017)

MSC: State Immune From Litigation Over Parking Lanes (07-28-2016)

Supremes: Prosecutors Must Correct False Testimony (07-30-2015)

High Court Says Part Of State's Sentencing Guidelines Unconstitutional (07-29-2015)