Lawsuit: City, County Officials Violated Rights Of HomelessA lawsuit accuses officials in Minneapolis and Hennepin County of violating the civil rights of people in homeless encampments when they conducted sweeps that displaced them and put their health at risk.
Minnesota Voter Advocacy Group Sues Minneapolis Over Election GrantA Minnesota voter advocacy group is suing Minneapolis to block it from accepting money to help cover a shortfall in funding to carry out the November election amid the coronavirus pandemic.
AG Ellison Shuts Down Alleged Sham Charity FundraiserAttorney General Keith Ellison has helped shut down a fundraising operation that allegedly scammed customers out of millions of dollars.
Minn. AG Ellison Sues Trump Administration Over Change To Federal Environmental LawMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison joined a coalition of 22 states, territories, and local agencies in suing the Trump Administration challenging unlawful changes to federal environmental laws enacted over 50 years ago.
Churches, Businesses File Another Lawsuit Challenging MasksGov. Tim Walz is facing yet another lawsuit challenging his statewide mask mandate.
Wisconsin Coffee Shop Sues Over Face Mask OrdinanceA coffee shop in a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin that declared itself a “mask-free zone” is suing local officials over an ordinance requiring the wearing of face coverings inside businesses to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
ACLU Lawsuit Alleges Law Enforcement Used Excessive Force During George Floyd ProtestsProtesters were teargassed, pepper-sprayed, and shot with foam bullets and flashbangs without warning or orders to leave, the suit claims.
Suit: North Dakota Refinery Developer Owes Workers WagesSome current and former employees of a company developing an oil refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota filed a lawsuit claiming they are owed wages and bonuses.
'Tipping Point For Policing In America': Attorney Sues 4 MPD Officers On George Floyd Family's BehalfGeorge Floyd's family filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the city of Minneapolis and the four police officers charged in his death, alleging the officers violated Floyd's rights when they restrained him and that the city allowed a culture of excessive force, racism and impunity to flourish in its police force.
AG Ellison Sues Generic Drug Manufacturers Again, Alleges Conspiracy To Fix PricesAttorney General Ellison is again suing generic drug-manufacturers for alleged conspiracy to illegally fix prices.
ACLU Of Minnesota Sues Local Law Enforcement Over Attacks On Journalists Covering George Floyd ProtestsThe American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota (ACLU-MN) filed a lawsuit against local law enforcement overnight Tuesday after reports of journalists being targeted and attacked while covering the George Floyd protests.
Human Rights Dept., West Lutheran High School Reach Settlement Over Sex Assault AllegationsThe decree does not resolve any claims that the student may have against the school.
Vet Wants To Be Paid For Long-Term Care Of Seized HorsesA rural Minnesota veterinarian who has taken in dozens of miniature horses since they were seized because of maltreatment says she wants to be paid for caring for them for a year and a half.
Woman Forced To Remove Hijab In Jail Settles For $120KA Minnesota Muslim woman has received $120,000 to settle her lawsuit alleging she was forced to strip in jail and remove her hijab for a booking photo over a traffic offense.
School District Sued Over Treatment Of Transgender StudentA mother is suing a Minnesota school district, claiming it discriminated against her son because he's transgender.