Minnesota

Criminal Justice

New wanted poster offers $10K reward for man charged with murder of Boston Scientific chief counsel

Criminal Justice

Top lawyer for tech company is slain; ex-roommate who lost eviction case is sought as suspect

Media & Communications Law

Jesse Ventura wins $1.8M in actual-malice defamation trial over best-selling memoir

Business of Law

3 partners of well-known firm injured in car crash while attending annual meeting

Evidence

Burglary suspect busted because he left his Facebook page open on victim’s computer, police say

White-Collar Crime

Attorney convicted of laundering proceeds from marijuana operation

Law Practice Management

Fish & Richardson to make Minneapolis its administrative hub

Education Law

Student suspended for 7 weeks over 2-word tweet sues police and school officials

Criminal Justice

Alibi exonerates ex-lawyer accused of setting his girlfriend on fire

Criminal Justice

1st law in US requiring cellphones to have ‘kill switch’ is enacted in Minnesota

Criminal Justice

DNA evidence leads to charges in 2009 rape and murder of 12-year-old girl

Election Law

Minnesota judge orders shutdown of online voter registration system

Criminal Justice

Suspended lawyer faces criminal charges, is accused of setting girlfriend on fire

Criminal Justice

Missing couple is accused of collecting welfare while living large; $60K allegedly went for massages

Constitutional Law

School to pay $70K to teen pressured to provide passwords after Facebook post critiqued staff member

Court Security

Top county prosecutor tackles fleeing defendant

Trials & Litigation

Did judge take oath on time? Refused a recusal, divorce litigant gets issue to state’s top court

Law Firms

3 practice leaders exit Dorsey & Whitney

Law Professors

Activist law prof files suit claiming he was wrongly barred from campus because of PTSD

Court Security

Judge spots familiar face in court; man accused of threats to kill state and federal judges is held