Appeals Court Affirms MPCA's Decision That Water, Wetlands Will Be Protected During Line 3 ConstructionThe Minnesota Court of Appeals has affirmed the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency’s approval of a key environmental permit in Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 pipeline replacement project.
Minnesota Court Of Appeals Sends PolyMet Air Permit Case Back To AgencyThe court ruled that the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency hadn't sufficiently justified granting the permit after opponents raised allegations that PolyMet was planning a much larger mine.
Minn. Court Affirms Approvals Of Line 3 Pipeline Replacement Project; Opponents Vow To Stand Their GroundThe Minnesota Court of Appeals on Monday affirmed state regulators' key approvals of Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project, in a dispute that drew over 1,000 protesters to northern Minnesota last week.
Enbridge Ready To Resume Line 3 Construction In JuneJune will be a critical month for Enbridge Energy's Line 3 crude oil pipeline as the company resumes construction and opponents mobilize for large-scale protests and civil disobedience.
Women Now Hold All Chief Judicial Seats On Minnesota Executive Branch And Appellate CourtsTuesday marks an unprecedented moment in Minnesota history.
MN Appeals Court To Hear Oral Arguments To Reinstate 3rd-Degree Murder For Derek ChauvinIn an 11th-hour development, the Minnesota Court of Appeals will be hearing arguments in early March about reinstating the third-degree murder charges for Derek Chauvin, who is accused in the death of George Floyd.
MN Court Of Appeals: Separate Locker Room Violated Transgender Boy’s RightThe Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled Monday that schools must allow students to use locker rooms that are consistent with their gender identity, saying a suburban school district violated the rights of a transgender student by keeping him from using the boys' main locker room.
Water Gremlin Responsible For Lead Testing And Cleanup, Court Of Appeals OpinesThe company has until the end of the month to file an appeal to the state Supreme Court.
Gov. Walz Names Susan Segal Chief Judge Of Minnesota Appeals CourtGov. Tim Walz said Monday he has named Judge Susan Segal as the new chief judge of the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
Gov. Walz Names Ramsey County Judge Frisch To Minnesota Court Of AppealsGov. Mark Dayton appointed Frisch to the district court in 2014. She previously served as senior associate general counsel for the University of Minnesota.
Minnesota Court Of Appeals Sends PolyMet Permit Back To MPCAThe Minnesota Court of Appeals sent an air-emissions permit for the PolyMet copper-nickel mine back to state regulators for further review on Monday, giving another victory to environmental groups who oppose the project.
Minnesota Court Of Appeals Rejects 2 Major Permits For PolyMet MineThe Minnesota Court of Appeals on Monday rejected two of the most important permits for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota, giving a major victory to environmentalists.
Court Of Appeals Strikes Down Minnesota’s Revenge Porn LawThe court ruled that the state law was such a broad violation of First Amendment free-speech rights that it couldn’t be fixed by a ruling limiting its scope.
Minnesota Court Rules Against Planned Power Plant In WisconsinThe Minnesota Court of Appeals on Monday ordered state regulators to reconsider whether an environmental review is necessary for a proposed natural gas-fired power plant that would be built by Minnesota and Wisconsin utilities.
Appeals Court Strikes Down Minnesota's Phone Stalking LawThe Minnesota Court of Appeals has ruled that a state law that makes it a crime to stalk someone by telephone is unconstitutional because it's too broad.