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Man Gets Jail Sentence In Fatal March Crash

The man who pleaded guilty in the crash that killed a Fulbright Scholar from Richfield in March has been sentenced to one year in jail. In July, Neftali Paolo Ramirez pleaded guilty to drinking before the fatal March 8 crash in Burnsville.

08/19/2015

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1 Pleads Guilty In Pedal Pub Ambush

A 25-year-old Shakopee man has pleaded guilty in May’s ambush on pedal pub.

08/12/2015

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Suspended MN Doctor Pleads Guilty To Stealing Prescription Drugs

A 43-year-old suspended Pelican Rapids doctor has pleaded guilty to obtaining Hydrocodone, Oxycodone and other prescription drugs by writing and filling fraudulent prescriptions, the United States Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday.

07/29/2015

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Drunk Driver Who Killed Fulbright Scholar Sentenced

A Bloomington man pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of criminal vehicular homicide for a crash that killed a Richfield woman. The Dakota County Attorney’s Office says 26-year-old Neftali Paolo Ramirez admitted to drinking before the fatal crash in Burnsville on March 8.

07/15/2015

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Ex-NFL Player Sharper Pleads Guilty To Rape In Louisiana

Former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper pleaded guilty Monday to rape in a Louisiana drug-and-sexual-assault case, completing a series of pleas in four states that will see him serve at least nine years in prison.

06/15/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty To Ejaculating Into Co-Worker’s Coffee

A 34-year-old Blaine man has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge accusing him of ejaculating on a co-worker’s desk and in her coffee.

04/02/2015

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Fmr. Gopher QB Pleads Guilty In Assault Case

A plea hearing will be held in Mankato Wednesday for former Gophers quarterback Phillip Nelson. It comes after he decided to plead guilty to fifth-degree assault for his part in a fight that nearly killed former MSU-Mankato football player Isaac Kolstad.

01/21/2015

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Fmr. Gopher QB Philip Nelson Enters Guilty Plea In Mankato Assault

Former Gopher quarterback Philip Nelson filed a petition to enter a guilty plea Tuesday in the attack that left former Mankato State University linebacker Isaac Kolstad with brain trauma. According to Nelson’s attorney James D. Fleming, Nelson filed a petition to plea guilty to fifth degree assault, a misdemeanor charge, and have all felonies dropped.

01/20/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty To 5 Armed Robberies; 20-Year Sentence Expected

A 23-year-old Minneapolis man is expected to receive a 20-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to five aggravated robberies – half the total he is suspected of committing, the Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Monday.

12/29/2014

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Woman Pleads Guilty To Faking Birth

A woman has pleaded guilty to federal charges in Davenport after faking a birth to collect child support payments from a man who thought he was the nonexistent child’s father.

12/19/2014

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St. Louis Park Man Pleads Guilty In Impaired Crash That Killed Store Owner

A 20-year-old St. Louis Park man has pleaded guilty to two counts of criminal vehicular homicide in the April 15 death of a hardware store owner, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.

10/28/2014

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Fmr. Mpls. Teacher Pleads Guilty To Stalking 17-Year-Old Student

A 46-year-old Oakdale man has pleaded guilty to aggressively pursuing a 17-year-old student while teaching at Minneapolis South High School, the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.

10/07/2014

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Vadnais Heights Investment Advisor Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion

A 43-year-old Vadnais Heights investment advisor pleaded guilty to accusations that he spent clients’ money on personal items instead of investing their funds, the United States Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday.

09/10/2014

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West St. Paul Man, 22, Pleads Guilty To Deadly Hit-&-Run Crash

A 22-year-old West St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to a hit-and-run rollover crash that killed one person last November.

06/16/2014

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Eden Prairie Man Pleads Guilty In Fatal Crash

An Eden Prairie man has pleaded guilty in a drunken driving crash that killed his passenger last August. The Hennepin County Attorney’s office says 48-year-old Randoll Guy Sloan pleaded guilty Tuesday, the day his trial was scheduled to begin.

05/28/2014

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‘Man In Black’ To Serve 14 Years For 31 Bank Robberies

A bank robber nicknamed “Man in Black” has been sentenced to 14 years for robbing 31 banks. Mark Wetsch, who’s since changed his name to Sheik Bilaal Muhammad Arafat, pleaded guilty to six robberies.

05/19/2014

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Two Harbors Man Pleads Guilty To Stabbing, Killing Duluth Landlord

A 42-year-old Two Harbors man pleaded guilty to stabbing and killing a Duluth man inside his Central Hillside apartment, according to the St. Louis County Courthouse.

03/27/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty To Fleeing Police, Killing 1 In Crash

A 34-year-old St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to fleeing police and crashing into a vehicle, killing one person and seriously injuring another, according to the Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman.

03/12/2014

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Collection Agency Owner Sentenced For Major Financial Fraud

A 50-year-old Rosemount man has pleaded guilty to one count each of theft and theft by swindle while being the owner of a collection agency, the Dakota County Attorney’s Office announced Monday.

03/03/2014

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Minn. Councilwoman Pleads Guilty To Stealing Money From Dying Dad

A Maple Grove city councilwoman has pleaded guilty to a charge accusing her of stealing thousands of dollars from her dying father.

02/05/2014

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Man In Toddler-Slapping Plane Case Gets 8 Months

A federal judge on Monday sentenced a man who pleaded guilty to slapping a crying toddler on an Atlanta-bound flight to serve eight months in federal prison.

01/06/2014

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Teen Pleads Guilty In Elderly Woman’s Robbery, Killing

A 16-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to being the “lookout” in a 79-year-old Willmar woman’s stabbing death, according to the Kandiyohi County Court.

12/10/2013

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Kansas Man Pleads Guilty To 1980 Stabbing Death

A cold case revived by Minneapolis police with newly discovered DNA evidence has resulted in a guilty plea to a 1980 murder. Robert Skogstad has entered the plea in the fatal stabbing of 22-year-old Mary Steinhardt at a Minneapolis apartment building where he was a caretaker.

11/21/2013

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Elk River Man Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Pre-Teenage Girl

A 30-year-old Elk River man will spend 30 years in prison after it was discovered that he engaged in a sexual act with a 7-year-old victim.

10/30/2013

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Ex-Mpls. Cop Accused Of Sex Assault Now Working At Mall

Prosecutors want a former Minneapolis police officer accused of sexually assaulting girls to be thrown back in jail.

06/13/2013

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