Hutchinson Woman Sentenced In Christopher Rossing's DeathA Hutchinson woman has been sentenced for her role in the death of Christopher Rossing.
Fmr. MSU Student Advisor Sentenced In Drug & Burglary CasesA Mankato man has been sentenced to 20 days in jail for a pair of crimes inside two women's dorm rooms.
St. Paul Man Gets 5-Year Sentence In Church ArsonA 27-year-old man has been sentenced for setting fire to a St. Paul church last December. On Thursday, Gregory Louis Knox, of St. Paul, learned he will spend 5 years in the St. Cloud Prison.
Man, 42, Gets 15 Years For Elaborate Fraud & Identity Theft ConspiracyA 42-year-old man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for "orchestrating an identity theft, check, and tax fraud scheme that spanned more than 10 years", the United States Attorney's Office announced Wednesday.
Brooklyn Park Father Gets 10 Years Crash That Paralyzed DaughterA 46-year-old Brooklyn Park man was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison in connection with a drunken crash that paralyzed his daughter last summer.
Duluth Man To Serve 30 Years For Sexually Assaulting PreteenThe St. Louis County Attorney's Office says a 49-year-old Duluth man has received the maximum sentence for sexually assaulting a preteen girl. On Monday, Joseph Edward Wilson -- who was found guilty of two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct -- was asked by the judge if he had anything to say before the sentencing. He did not, and the judge sentenced him to the statutory maximum 30-year sentence.
High Court Vacates Sentence In '10 Market Killings The Minnesota Supreme Court has vacated the mandatory sentence of life without release for a man convicted of killing three people in a Minneapolis market in 2010 when he was 17. Mahdi Hassan Ali's case is being sent back to Hennepin County for a hearing to determine whether factors relating to his youth make a life sentence with parole more appropriate.
Man Gets 30 Years In Duluth Landlord Killing A northeastern Minnesota man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for fatally stabbing a Duluth landlord. Forty-two-year-old Raymond Weeks pleaded guilty in March to intentional second-degree murder.
Minneapolis Man Gets 81 Months In Man's Punching DeathA 22-year-old Minneapolis man has been sentenced to nearly seven years – 81 months – in prison in connection with a man's punching death, but steadfastly maintains that he was not the one to throw the deadly punch, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office announced.
17-Year-Old Boy Gets 16 Years In Brutal St. Paul BeatingA 17-year-old boy has been sentenced to over 16 years in prison for taking part in the brutal beating of a St. Paul man last August, the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.
Man In Toddler-Slapping Plane Case Gets 8 Months A federal judge on Monday sentenced a man who pleaded guilty to slapping a crying toddler on an Atlanta-bound flight to serve eight months in federal prison.
Vikings Simpson Pleads Guilty To DWI, Careless DrivingMinnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson pleaded guilty Thursday to DWI and careless driving. Simpson was officially charged on Nov. 13, after being arrested Nov. 9 while driving on Interstate 394.
Driver In Fatal Drunk Driving Crash Ordered To Pay $37KA Cokato man has been ordered to pay more than $37,000 after <a href="http://cbsloc.al/SINe2i" target="_blank">drunkenly causing a car crash that killed three generations of a family</a> last year in Kandiyohi County.
Esme's Blog: The Final Humiliation Of Tom PettersIf there were ever a Minnesota case where cameras in the courtroom would have been a benefit to the public, it is the Tom Petters case, in my opinion. For four remarkable days in the winter of 2009, Petters testified, maintaining with a cocky flair, that he was an unwitting pawn in a $3.6 billion Ponzi scheme. It was all the work of his underlings he said, and that he had no idea what was going on.
Man Sentenced For Shooting At 2 Cops After Fight With BrotherA 41-year-old West St. Paul man has been sentenced for shooting at two police officers after a fight at his home with his brother Sunday morning, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office.