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Chris Cook Attorney Talks Adrian Peterson Case

Adrian Peterson is facing not only a criminal prosecution in Texas. but punishment by the NFL. Just two weeks ago, the league announced a new domestic abuse policy.

09/14/2014

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Husband & Wife Are Divorce Attorney, Matchmaker

It’s a day of love for many, but for one Minneapolis couple, it’s also a career. That’s because April Davis is a matchmaker, and her husband Franz Davis is a divorce attorney. There’s no perfect formula for success, but the Davises have an advantage: each other.

02/14/2014

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St. Paul Man Gets 16 Years For Brutally Stabbing Family Lawyer

A 36-year-old St. Paul man was sentenced to more than 16 years in prison Friday for stabbing a family lawyer multiple times, breaking a knife in the process. Anoka County District Judge Thomas Fitzpatrick sentenced Sheikh Nyane to 200 months in prison for attempted murder, the county attorney’s office said.

01/17/2014

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Son Of Ex-Twins Owner Suspended From Law Practice

A Minneapolis attorney has been suspended from practicing law for 90 days for allegedly sexually harassing one of his students. The Minnesota Supreme Court says Clark Calvin Griffith II must petition to be reinstated once his suspension is over.

11/13/2013

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Brodkorb Lawyer Leaves Case After Filing Error

An attorney for fired Minnesota Senate operative Michael Brodkorb has withdrawn from his wrongful termination case after a document was mistakenly filed in public.

08/01/2013

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Minn. Senate Racks Up $5K More In Brodkorb Bills

The Minnesota Senate’s latest legal bill in an ongoing lawsuit by ex-employee Michael Brodkorb totals nearly $6,000.

02/15/2013

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‘Catch Me If You Can’ Scammer To Do Mpls. Show Q&A

The scam artist who inspired the movie and Broadway musical “Catch Me If You Can” will be in Minneapolis next week.

12/08/2012

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Need A Man? For A Fee, N.Y. Matchmaker Can Help

We love our reality TV shows about people looking for love, but there’s a real bachelor here in the Twin Cities who has brought in a big time matchmaker to find the love of his life.

10/10/2012

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Minn. Lawyer And Academic New U Of Vt. President

Incoming President E. Thomas Sullivan said Wednesday in his introduction to the University of Vermont — and the state — that finding enough money to ensure the school can provide a high-quality education at a reasonable price and making the campus more international are among his top priorities.

02/22/2012

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Man Convicted Of Impersonating Lawyer Files Appeal

A Minnesota man convicted in North Dakota for impersonating a lawyer has filed an appeal in federal court.

01/22/2012

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Judge Orders Arrest In Anti-Catholic Court Filings

A judge has ordered the arrest of a Minnesota attorney who has made repeated anti-Catholic slurs in court filings.

01/04/2012

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Lawyer Gets 6 Years For 2010 Christmas Day Assault

A 44-year-old man was sentenced Thursday to six years and three months in prison for a 2010 Christmas Day assault.

11/17/2011

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Local Attorney Helping In Penn State Sex Scandal

A Twin Cities attorney, who’s had success in similar sexual abuse cases, is now involved in the Penn State scandal.

11/09/2011

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Duluth Attorney Advertises He’s Alive & Well

An attorney has taken out an ad in the obituary section of a Duluth newspaper to let readers know he’s alive and well.

08/25/2011

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Lawyer Accused Of Beating Son Facing Felonies

A St. Paul attorney is accused of choking and punching his 7-year-old son at least 30 times.

06/22/2011

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