Feds Sue St. Anthony Over Rejection Of Islamic CenterThe federal government announced its plans to sue the city of St. Anthony for rejecting a proposed Islamic center a couple of years ago. U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger formally announced the civil rights lawsuit at a news conference Wednesday afternoon.
Dayton Admin Wants Minn. Union Law Cases TossedGov. Mark Dayton's administration has responded to a federal lawsuit seeking to block unionization of certain in-home day providers with a court filing saying opponents lack standing to sue. New filings came Monday in one of two federal cases aiming to undo a new law paving the way for a union election. The administration wants both lawsuits dismissed and will argue for that in a July 18 court hearing.
Suit Alleges Minn. Police Violated Woman's Rights A federal lawsuit accuses Gaylord police, the Sibley County sheriff's office and others of violating a woman's constitutional rights when she was detained last year.
Company Linked To Meningitis Illness Denies Claims A Massachusetts company has denied negligence in connection with a steroid linked to a fungal meningitis outbreak that has claimed 34 lives nationwide.
Federal Lawsuit Filed Against Ramsey Co. SheriffA federal lawsuit has been filed against Ramsey County Sheriff Matt Bostrom on Aug. 22, according to authorities.