MN Dept Of Human Rights Joins Coalition To Tackle Pay DiscriminationThe Minnesota Department of Human Rights has joined a multi-state coalition in support of a lawsuit fighting for pay discrimination, it announced Monday. The coalition, headed by California, supports protecting demographic information "critical to ensuring equal pay," the department said.
Enbridge Offers To Settle Bad River's Pipeline LawsuitEnbridge Energy has offered the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa at least $24 million to settle a lawsuit the tribe filed to shut down and remove the Line 5 pipeline from its reservation.
St. Paul Public Schools Settles Teacher Retaliation LawsuitSt. Paul Public Schools has agreed to settle a 2017 whistleblower lawsuit with a black former teacher who accused the district of retaliating against him for criticizing its racial equity policy that led to a reduction in suspensions of African-American students.
MN Human Rights Dept. Sues West Lutheran H.S. For Permitting Student's Sexual AssaultThe human rights department says the school did not protect the student and retaliated against her by preventing her from returning for her tenth-grade year.
Lawsuit Challenging Grape Laws For Minnesota Wineries Moves ForwardCurrent laws stipulate that wineries here must use a majority of Minnesota-grown grapes to make wine.
Ex-UMD Athlete Sues Board Of Regents, Alleging RetaliationFormer track and cross-country athlete Paige du Bois is seeking compensatory and emotional distress damages, as well as attorney's fees.
Minnesota Joins 13-State Lawsuit Against T-Mobile And Sprint MergerMinnesota is the latest state to join a lawsuit against a proposed merger of major telecom companies T-Mobile and Sprint, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Friday. Thirteen other Attorney Generals are part of a complaint alleging the merger would increase cellphone prices, cut jobs, and hurt rural customers.
Suit Seeks Release Of Vatican’s Clergy Abuse 'Secrets'The lawsuit filed in St. Paul seeks the release of decades worth of information on clergy sex abuse within the Catholic Church.
Settlement Reached In Hudson Booster Days Go-Kart CrashKelly Bridge, her son Parker Reimer and Parker's older brother, Carter Reimer, were seriously injured by a go-kart driven by a Shriner.
ACLU Of Minnesota Files Lawsuit Against Anoka-Hennepin School DistrictThe American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota filed a lawsuit against Anoka-Hennepin School District Monday based on its treatment of a transgender student.
'Not A Real Emergency': AG Ellison On Why Minn. Joined Suit Against TrumpMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison says Minnesota joined the lawsuit because he believes the declaration of a national emergency is unconstitutional.
7 Minnesota Cities Sue Over Sealants Polluting PondsSeven Minnesota cities are suing a group of companies that refine coal-tar sealants to help pay for cleanup after the product's harmful chemicals ended up in stormwater ponds across the state.
Jury Awards Doctor $112M In Dispute With MedtronicDr. Rick C. Sasso sued Medtronic, alleging that it violated a contract by not paying royalties he was due for spinal implants and screw-implant systems he invented and sold to the Minnesota-based company.
Costco Moves To Intervene In Lawsuit Against St. CloudCostco bought about 19 acres in Heritage Park for $3.5 million last July. Citizens for Government Accountability claims the land is worth at least $6 million.
'House Of Horrors': Former Student Seeks To Close Central MN Catholic SchoolA former student of Holy Innocents' Catholic School in Waite Park has filed a lawsuit alleging she was sexually abused by five staff members and a priest when she attended the school from 1978 to 1984.