Appeals Court Backs $50M Settlement In NFL Retirees CaseA federal appeals court has upheld a judge's approval of a $50 million settlement in a lawsuit over publicity rights for retired NFL players. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday rejected arguments by several retirees — including Jim Marshall, Joe Senser and Dan Pastorini — that the class-action settlement on behalf of around 25,000 players was unfair.
Amy Senser Heading Home After Finishing Work Release ProgramAmy Senser is headed home Monday after finishing the work release portion of her sentence in the 2011 death of Anousone Phanthavong in a hit-and-run crash in Minneapolis. The wife of former Minnesota Viking Joe Senser will now be on supervised release either at her Edina home or someplace else she wants to live for the next year.
Amy Senser To Leave Prison This WeekAmy Senser is scheduled to leave prison this week to enter a work release facility. Starting this Thursday, the wife of former Minnesota Vikings player Joe Senser will be transferred from the Shakopee prison to a jail or halfway house.
Attorney Weighs In On Senser’s Claim That Wife Was Denied Fair TrialStar Tribune columnist C.J. recently interviewed attorney Ron Meshbesher about the Amy Senser case. When asked how he would have defended Senser, Meshbesher responded by saying it was a tough case because she left the scene of the fatal accident. Anousone Phanthavong, 38, was killed while refilling his gas tank on an Interstate 94 exit ramp in Minneapolis. Senser was convicted of criminal vehicular homicide in the 2011.
Amy Senser Granted Early Release From PrisonState officials say Amy Senser, who's serving time for a fatal hit and run, will be released nearly six months early from prison. The Department of Corrections says Senser applied for a transfer to a jail or halfway house for work release, and it was approved. Senser is the wife of former Minnesota Vikings player Joe Senser. She was convicted of criminal vehicular homicide in the 2011 death of 38-year-old Anousone Phanthavong.
Joe Senser Talks With John Williams Today At 3 On WCCO!His 1st radio interview following the trial....tune in for this WCCO Exclusive!
1 Year After Conviction, Amy Senser's Appeal Is HeardAmy Senser's appeal of her guilty verdict went before the Minnesota Court of Appeals Wednesday.
Senser’s Appeal Hearing Pushed Back To MayAmy Senser’s appeal of the felony conviction in the hit-and-run death of a Minneapolis man will now be heard in early May.
Amy Senser’s Attorney Files Formal Appeal Amy Senser’s attorney filed a formal appeal on Wednesday in connection with Senser’s criminal vehicular homicide conviction in May.
Amy Senser Ordered To Remain In Prison During AppealAmy Senser has been ordered to remain in prison during her appeals process. A judge denied her request to be released on Wednesday.
Young Chef's Hit-And-Run Death Remembered It's been one year since a young chef died, and a former Viking's wife turned up in the headlines.
Victim's Brother: Senser’s Remorse ‘Was Real’Amy Senser is spending her first of many nights in prison for the hit-and-run that killed a man. She learned Monday she'll spend three years and five months behind bars for killing Anousone Phanthavong last August.