Supreme Court Won't Hear Appeal To Require Fire Sprinklers In New MN HomesFire officials hoping to make Minnesotans safer by requiring sprinklers in new homes were delivered a blow this week. The Minnesota Supreme Court decided not to review a decision made by a lower court regarding those sprinklers being part of the Minnesota State Building Code.
Minnesota Priest's Appeal Rejected By Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court has turned away an appeal from a Minnesota priest who was convicted of having sex with a woman who was seeking his spiritual advice.
4 Things To Know: Rosa Parks, World AIDS Day, 4th Precinct Protests & MoreFrom Minneapolis city leaders asking the 4th Precinct protesters to vacate to the anniversary of Rosa Parks' refusal to get up from her seat, here are the top four stories for Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015.
Minn. Supreme Court Declines To Hear Bear Researcher Lynn Rogers' CaseThe Minnesota Supreme Court has declined to reconsider a decision barring wildlife researcher Lynn Rogers from putting radio collars on black bears.
4 Things To Know: St. Paul's Bob Dylan-Inspired Street, Holiday Travel & MoreFrom St. Paul paying tribute to Bob Dylan to expensive bank fees, here are the four stories to know for Monday, Oct. 5.
Dayton Prepared To Make His 3rd Minnesota Supreme Court PickMinnesota's highest court is about to welcome its newest member. Gov. Mark Dayton is scheduled to name a new Supreme Court justice Tuesday afternoon.
Good Question: What Happens When You Ignore The Supreme Court?The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Friday that marriage is now a fundamental right for same sex couples. Almost immediately, public officials weighed in saying county and state workers could refuse to hand out those licenses based on their religious beliefs.
Gay Marriage Opponents Pushing For Religious Exemption BillCritics of last week's Supreme Court ruling to legalize same-sex marriage say they're not done fighting.
Conservative Churches Confront New Reality On Gay MarriageAt First Baptist Dallas, where the pulpit was adorned Sunday with red, white and blue bunting to honor the Fourth of July, the pastor called the Supreme Court's gay marriage ruling "an affront in the face of Almighty God."
Minnesota Same-Sex Marriage Pioneer Hails High Court RulingA Minneapolis man who fought for his own same-sex marriage more than 40 years ago is celebrating the landmark Supreme Court ruling that said gay couples can marry anywhere in the country. Michael McConnell says in an email to The Associated Press that the high court affirmed the question he and his partner raised 44 years ago — "same-sex couples have a constitutional right to marry."
Minnesota Couples Celebrate Supreme Court Marriage RulingTens of thousands of people are expected to descend on Loring Park in Minneapolis this weekend to celebrate gay pride.
Dakota County To Begin Taking DNA From Those Charged With Violent CrimesThe Dakota County Sheriff Office will be the first in the state to begin collecting DNA swabs from those suspected of a violent crime.