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Bill Would Make It Harder For Felons To Own Guns

The first firearms bill introduced in the Minnesota Legislature this session would make it harder for convicted felons who’ve served their time to regain the right to own a gun.

01/18/2013

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Milwaukee Election Officials Didn’t Check List

More than 200 people who registered to vote at the polls in Milwaukee on the first day of in-person early voting were not checked against a list of felons ineligible to vote. The mistake was discovered Monday, the first day of in-person early voting in the state.

10/23/2012

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Prosecutor Group Says Voter Fraud Probes Costly

The head of the Minnesota County Attorneys Association says a GOP request to investigate alleged voter fraud by felons in 2008 is costing prosecutors time and effort with little to show for it.

11/22/2010