After Supreme Court Declines To Hear Minn. Sex Offender Program Case, What's Next? When the U.S. Supreme Court last week declined to hear a challenge to the constitutionality of Minnesota's sex offender program, which holds more than 700 people, it relieved the pressure for major near-term change.
U.S. Supreme Court Declines To Hear Minnesota Sex Offender Program CaseThe U.S. Supreme Court has denied to hear the Minnesota Sex Offender Program case, effectively supporting a federal appeals court ruling that overturned a decision that the program was unconstitutional.
SCOTUS Declines To Hear Minnesota Assisted Suicide CaseFlorida-based Final Exit Network argued that Minnesota's law making it a crime to help other people kill themselves violates the freedom of speech.
SCOTUS Justice Kagan Visiting UW-MadisonElena Kagen is the fourth female justice in the Supreme Court's history.
SCOTUS To Take On Wisconsin Gerrymandering CaseA three-judge court struck down Wisconsin's legislative districts in November and ordered new maps drawn.
SCOTUS Overturns Montana In Railroad Worker CaseThe high court ruled 8-1 on May 30 that state courts don't have jurisdiction over a railroad company headquartered elsewhere.
Democratic Opposition To Gorsuch Grows; Schumer Warns Against Rule ChangeSenate Democratic opposition to Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee swelled Friday as Democrats neared the numbers needed to block Judge Neil Gorsuch with a filibuster.
What If Election Dispute Goes To 8-Member SCOTUS?"It would be Bush v. Gore, with a twist," said one election law expert, law professor Richard Hasen at the University of California at Irvine.
Supreme Court Upholds Conviction In Mendota Heights Officer's DeathThe Minnesota Supreme Court has affirmed the conviction of a man who killed a Mendota Heights police officer.
Obama Seeks SCOTUS Candidate With GOP Support, Biden SaysPresident Barack Obama is looking to nominate a Supreme Court candidate who has enjoyed past Republican support, Vice President Joe Biden said, offering some of the first indications of the president's criteria in replacing the late Justice Antonin Scalia.
Klobuchar: I’m Not Interested In Scalia's SeatPresident Barack Obama says he will nominate someone to succeed Justice Antonin Scalia, who died unexpectedly on Saturday. The president is asking senators to "do their job" and keep an open mind.
Klobuchar Mentioned As Possible Scalia ReplacementMinnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar is one of the people being mentioned as a possible replacement for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
Supreme Court Ruling On Life Sentences May Affect Minnesota ManAttorneys say a U.S. Supreme Court ruling likely means a Minnesota man sentenced to life without parole for raping and killing a Woodbury girl when he was 17 will get hearing on whether his sentence should be reduced.
Couple Considering Lawsuit Against Blue Earth County To Legalize MarriageA Minnesota couple is considering filing a federal lawsuit against a Minnesota county for its failure to recognize their marriage as legal. Michael McConnell and Jack Baker are believed to be the first gay couple in the nation to have gotten a marriage license.
Scalia Talks Death Penalty At University Of Minnesota Law SchoolJustice Antonin Scalia says it "wouldn't surprise" him to see the U.S. Supreme Court invalidate the death penalty after moving in recent years to restrict its application.