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Court Says School Project Contract Is Public Data

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has backed the Timberjay Newspapers group in an open records case involving how units of government farm out work to contractors.

10/09/2012

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State Asks Court Not To Block Minn. Wolf Hunt

State officials have asked the Minnesota Court of Appeals to reject an attempt by animal welfare groups to block the resumption of wolf hunting in the state.

10/03/2012

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Appeals Court Reverses Conviction In HIV Case

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has reversed the conviction of an HIV-positive man who was accused of passing the virus on to another man through unprotected sex.

09/24/2012

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2 Groups Sue To Try To Block Minn. Wolf Seasons

The Center for Biological Diversity and Howling for Wolves say the Minnesota DNR did not do its due diligence before setting up the first wolf season, which is to begin Nov. 3.

09/18/2012

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Conviction Upheld In 1997 Killing Of Iowa Teen

The Minnesota Court of Appeals is affirming the conviction and sentence of a man found guilty of ordering the kidnapping and killing of an Iowa teen.

09/17/2012

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450-Foot Cellphone Tower Near BWCA Will Be Allowed

A 450-foot cellphone tower with flashing lights that would be seen from parts of the Boundary Water Canoe Area Wilderness will be allowed to go forward, after the Supreme Court denied a request to hear the case.

08/21/2012

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Minn. Appeals Court Upholds Aiding Suicide Conviction

The Minnesota Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld the convictions of a former nurse who hunted for suicidal people in online chat rooms and encouraged two to kill themselves, saying his actions were not protected speech.

07/17/2012

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Appeals Court Reverses Ruling In Timber Lawsuit

The Minnesota Court of Appeals says a lower court erred when it ruled in favor of timber companies who claimed the state broke promises by capping payments under a forest management program.

07/02/2012

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Former US Rep. Minge Leaving Judicial Post

Minnesota Court of Appeals Judge David Minge is retiring at the end of March.

01/11/2012

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AT&T Asks Appeals Court To Allow Tower Near BWCA

AT&T is asking the Minnesota Court of Appeals to overturn a judge’s decision barring it from building a 450-foot cellphone tower with flashing lights that would be visible within parts of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

01/10/2012

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Appeals Court: Family Can Sue Over Misdiagnosis

The ruling reverses a Kandiyohi County District Court decision to dismiss the case against Dr. Rachel Tollefsrud and the Family Practice Medical Center in Willmar.

01/03/2012

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Minn. Appeals Court Upholds $1M ‘U’ Verdict

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld a $1 million civil verdict against the University of Minnesota and men’s basketball coach Tubby Smith and denied their request for a new trial.

10/17/2011

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Court: Facebook Posts Were Grounds For Discipline

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld the University of Minnesota’s right to discipline a student in a mortuary sciences class who made threats on her Facebook page.

07/11/2011

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Supreme Court To Review Cirrus Case Over ’03 Crash

The state Supreme Court will review an appeals court ruling in a 2003 plane crash that killed two men in north-central Minnesota.

06/28/2011

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Minn. Appeals Court Reverses Clergy Abuse Decision

A Minnesota man who claims he was abused by a Roman Catholic priest in the early 1980s will get another chance to have his lawsuit heard in court.

06/27/2011

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DWI Conviction Reversed For Disabled Scooter Rider

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has reversed the drunken driving condition of a disabled man who was intoxicated while riding his three-wheeled mobility scooter.

06/13/2011

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Can You Get Divorced If You Never Got Married?

Can you get divorced if you never married? In this case, the Minnesota Court of Appeals says “Yes.”

06/09/2011

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Appeals Court Upholds Shiue’s Civil Commitment

The Minnesota Court of Appeals on Tuesday upheld the civil commitment of a Minnesota man who kidnapped his former teacher and her daughter more than 30 years ago and killed a 6-year-old boy who saw the abduction.

04/26/2011

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Court: Mistake No Reason To Withhold Unemployment

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has ruled that a worker’s mistake on the job is not enough reason to deny unemployment benefits.

04/05/2011

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Minn. Panel Considers Faster Environmental Reviews

A proposal to speed up environmental reviews and permitting for businesses gets its first legislative hearing on Thursday.

01/20/2011

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Lawyers: Williams Wall ‘Never Used Steroids’

Lawyers for Pat and Kevin Williams took their appeal of a four game suspension to the Minnesota Court of Appeals Wednesday.

11/17/2010

New Trial Ordered in Train Crash that Killed Four

  BNSF was ordered to pay 21.6 million dollars to families of four victims

09/14/2010

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