Dayton Names Thissen Among State Supreme Court Finalists Former gubernatorial candidate and Democratic state Rep. Paul Thissen was named as one of four finalists for a Minnesota Supreme Court vacancy on Wednesday, raising the specter of Gov. Mark Dayton naming another partisan figure to the state's highest court.
Man Who Helped Kill Mom, Son When Teen To Be ResentencedThe case of a Minnesota man who was 16 when he and an accomplice killed a mother and son in Minneapolis is being sent back to a lower court for resentencing.
‘We Are Moving Backwards’: Alan Page Talks ‘Take A Knee’The protest against racism is something retired Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan Page knows something about.
Order To Unlock Phone With Fingerprint Deemed ConstitutionalThe Minnesota Supreme Court ruled that a judge's order requiring a man to provide his fingerprint to unlock his cellphone was constitutional and didn't violate his right against self-incrimination.
Dayton Asks Lower Court To Stay Budget Battle RulingGov. Mark Dayton is asking a lower court to stay its ruling that his veto of the Legislature's budget was unconstitutional while the Minnesota Supreme Court considers the case.
DWI Convictions Overturned For Woman Who Inhaled Compressed AirThe Minnesota Supreme Court reversed DWI convictions of a woman found slumped over in her car after allegedly inhaling compressed air.
Dayton, Lawmakers Hire Mediator Over Budget DisputeThe two sides have been locked in a legal battle for months over Dayton's decision to veto the Legislature's budget.
Supreme Court Rules Dayton's Budget Veto Was ConstitutionalThe Minnesota Supreme Court says Gov. Mark Dayton's veto of the Legislature's budget was constitutional.
Franken: I'll Oppose Minn. Supreme Court's Stras For 8th CircuitSen. Al Franken says he'll oppose Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras' nomination to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
MN Supreme Court Justice 'Cites' Rolling Stones As Legal PrecedentRepublicans who control the Minnesota House and Senate are suing Gov. Dayton after he vetoed the legislature’s operating funds in a budget dispute.
Minn. Supreme Court Hears Argument On Budget BattleDayton line-item vetoed their funding to force top Republicans to rework major tax breaks and other measures he signed into law earlier this year.
Arguments In Supreme Court Case Between Legislature, Dayton Begin MondayGov. Mark Dayton and Republican lawmakers are taking their fight over legislative funding to the state's highest court.

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