Franken Working To Change How The Justice System Deals With The Mentally IllSen. Al Franken is hoping this is the year he can get legislation passed to help people suffering from mental illness.
DeBlog: Are The Rich Treated Better In The Justice System? On Tuesday night, we did a Good Question on whether rich/prominent people get special treatment in the justice system. We thought it made sense to interview an attorney who's won some and lost some for prominent clients, Joe Friedberg.
Good Question: Do Prominent People Get Perks In Court?The wife of a former Minnesota Vikings player and current restaurant owner runs into a man and kills him in a car accident, leaves the scene, yet she's not in jail. The sister of the victim, Anousone Phanthavong, suspects special treatment.