House Revives Effort To Scrap Lawmaker ImmunityA Minnesota lawmaker wants to make it crystal clear: State legislators can't avoid arrest during session. Lawmakers' supposed immunity from being arrested for drunken driving and other crimes has been a hot topic for years.
Minnesota Considers Ending Lawmaker Immunity Law The Minnesota House has passed a bill that erases any immunity for state lawmakers facing felony or misdemeanor charges, including drunken driving.
Concordia Students Seek To Change 'Legislator Immunity'A group of college students is taking on what they see as a loophole in the state constitution. It's referred to as “legislator immunity,” and essentially protects lawmakers from arrest during the legislative session.