Law Professor Says Republicans Can Make Case Rep. John Thompson 'Brought Disrepute' To House Rep. John Thompson's lawyer says he won't resign amidst old allegations of domestic abuse. But representatives of both parties, including the governor and House speaker, want him gone and have asked him to resign.
Rep. John Thompson's Lawyer Says He 'Challenges The Authenticity' Of Domestic Violence Police ReportsIn a statement posted on social media Sunday, a lawyer representing Rep. John Thompson says Thompson "challenges the authenticity of the police reports" accusing the state representative of domestic violence.
Walz, DFLers Call On Rep. John Thompson To Resign Following Allegations Of Domestic ViolenceGov. Tim Walz and leaders from Minnesota's DFL and GOP parties are calling on State Rep. John Thompson to resign following reports of domestic violence allegations.
As Questions About Traffic Stop Continue, Supporters Rally Around Rep. John ThompsonProminent leaders in the social justice community are rallying in support of DFL state Rep. John Thompson.
'I Got A Ticket For Driving While Black': Video Released Showing Rep. John Thompson's Traffic StopWhere Thompson lives is part of the controversy surrounding the traffic stop, leaving some asking if he was truthful about where he was living when he filed to run for state office.
Rep. John Thompson Must Sign Form To Release Traffic Stop Video, Police SayA Minnesota state representative is speaking out about the growing controversy that followed a St. Paul traffic stop.
Rep. John Thompson's New Bill Seeks To End Racial Injustice In MinnesotaA Minnesota lawmaker highlighted a bill Sunday at the State Capitol that he hopes will stop systemic racism.
Minnesota DFL Postponed Fundraiser After State Rep. Candidate John Thompson's Hugo RemarksThe Minnesota DFL postponed a fundraiser for state representative candidate John Thompson. It follows controversial remarks Thompson made during a Hugo protest in August.
State Rep. Candidate Apologizes For 'Inflammatory Rhetoric' At Black Lives Matter Protest In HugoJohn Thompson wore a "Bob Kroll Must Go" T-shirt as he disparaged Hugo and shouted profanities at neighbors who supported police.
4 Years After Philando Castile's Death, His Mother And Best Friend Continue To Be Agents For ChangeFour years ago Monday, Philando Castile was shot and killed by police in front of his girlfriend and her 4-year-old daughter during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights.
Police Change Account Of Disturbance That Put North Memorial Hospital On LockdownThe Minneapolis NAACP is demanding a review and investigation into the arrest of a man at North Memorial Medical Center.