Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Filed Against Several Mpls. Property Owners: ‘Such Behavior Is Unacceptable’A federal lawsuit has been filed against multiple property managers and owners in Minneapolis, accusing them of sexual harassment in violation of the Fair Housing Act.
Minnesota Man Among 3 Sentenced In Money Laundering And ID Theft SchemeForty-four-year-old Vladimir Chevtayev was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to one count of conspiracy in January.
Wesley Warren, 22, Charged In Cinder Block Attack, Robbery On White Earth Indian ReservationThe U.S. Attorney’s office has charged a 22-year-old Ponsford man with allegedly beating a robbery victim with a cinder block on the White Earth Indian Reservation last month.
Iranian CEO Seyed Sajjad Shahidian Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy To Violate US SanctionsSeyed Sajjad Shahidian admitted to opening hundreds of PayPal accounts on behalf of his Payment24 customers who resided in Iran and to unlawfully bringing millions of U.S. dollars into the economy of Iran.
Montez Terrill, 25, Charged With Setting Minneapolis Pawn Shop On Fire During George Floyd UnrestRochester resident Montez Terrill Lee, 25, faces one count of arson in connection to the torching of a Minneapolis pawn shop amid the unrest following George Floyd's death.
La Crosse Dentist Sentenced To 6 Years For Tax EvasionA La Crosse dentist who prosecutors say directed his patients to pay in cash has been sentenced to six years in prison for tax evasion.
US Attorney Erica McDonald Joins Fight Against St. Paul ViolenceUnited States Attorney Erica McDonald is now helping coordinate the fight against violence in St. Paul.
U.S. Attorney's Office: Barton Scott Sentenced To 25 Years In Snapchat 'Sextortion' CaseBarton Scott, 36, was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison for extorting dozens of people on Snapchat, including many minors, in order to obtain sexually-explicit content from them.
Courtland Man Gets 40 Years In Prison For Child PornographyPhillip Mark Reinhart was sentenced to 40 years in prison for production and attempted production of child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. The 38-year-old pleaded guilty on January 17 to creating sexually explicit images of two minors who were seven and nine years old.
Shakopee Man Sentenced To More Than 20 Years In Drug CaseFederal authorities say a Shakopee man has been sentenced to more than 20 years in prison after a search of his home discovered large quantities of drugs.
US Attorney: Mpls. Charter School Teacher Charged With Sending Teens Nude PhotosProsecutors charged a former Minneapolis charter school employee for using Facebook to sexually exploit teenagers.
St. Paul Federal Jury Convicts 36 In Thai Sex Trafficking RingA federal jury in St. Paul convicted 36 people for their roles in an international sex trafficking organization Wednesday. Prosecutors say the criminal enterprise trafficked hundreds of Thai women for sex across the United States, including Minneapolis.
Feds Charge 'Native Mob' Member With Attempted MurderA Fond du Lac man has been charged with attempting to kill someone in retaliation for that person's testimony.
Chiropractor Going Back To Prison For New Ponzi SchemeA Twin Cities chiropractor who has already spent time in prison for a Ponzi scheme is going back for the same crime.
Prosecutors: Most Islamic State-Related Defendants Get Max SentenceFederal prosecutors say the majority of terrorism defendants in the U.S. who have been sentenced in cases related to the Islamic State group have received the maximum 15 years in prison.