Dayton Names Thissen Among State Supreme Court Finalists Former gubernatorial candidate and Democratic state Rep. Paul Thissen was named as one of four finalists for a Minnesota Supreme Court vacancy on Wednesday, raising the specter of Gov. Mark Dayton naming another partisan figure to the state's highest court.
Senate Confirms Minn. Supreme Court Justice To Federal Appeals CourtFor the first time in nearly 30 years, the Senate has confirmed a judicial nominee without a seal of approval from a home state senator.
Franken: I'll Oppose Minn. Supreme Court's Stras For 8th CircuitSen. Al Franken says he'll oppose Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras' nomination to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Trump Expected To Name Minn. Supreme Court Justice To Federal District CourtThe White House is expected to name a Minnesotan to the country's second highest court.
3 Incumbents Re-Elected To Minn. Supreme CourtThree incumbents appointed by Gov. Tim Pawlenty won new terms on the Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday.