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Michigan's Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) has wrongly accused tens of thousands of people of cheating on their unemployment claims.
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The state of Michigan is appealing a lower court ruling to the Michigan Supreme Court in a lawsuit involving  people who were falsely accused of defrauding the state Unemployment Insurance Agency.

Between 2013 and 2015, a computer glitch wrongly accused more than 40,000 people of fraud.