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  • News

    March 6, 2013

    Urban cavers fight over turf and free speech

    How an exploration dispute between academic Greg Brick and Action Squad's Gabe Carlson became a vicious legal battle

  • News

    February 16, 2011

    Jammie Thomas-Rasset: The download martyr

    RIAA fines Brainerd woman $220,000 for 24 songs

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Al Franken gavels Elena Kagan's Supreme Court vote to a close

    Image Via YouTubeAl Franken does the honors during Elena Kagan's Senate confirmation vote.​Solicitor General Elena Kagan was confirmed for the Supreme Court this afternoon and Minnesota freshman Sen. Al Franken gaveled the vote to a close by declaring "the nomination is confirmed." The vote wa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2010

    Chris Barden challenges Lori Swanson for Attorney General post

    ​R. Christopher Barden, an Republican lawyer from Edina, formally announced his candidacy for Attorney General today.In a statement posted on the True North blog last night, Barden laid out his platform, which includes a lot of red meat for the GOP base: lock up more criminals, be more business-fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2009

    TwinCitiesTwitter keeps it local

    Finding local Twitter tweeps with something useful to say can be a challenge, but to locals have a new tool that solves the problem.

  • News

    June 24, 2009

    Minneapolis photographer captures Obama as a young man

    Lisa Jack didn't know she was photographing the first black president

  • News

    April 29, 2009

    Westlaw rises to legal publishing fame by selling free information

    St. Paul company outprofits Gannett, McGraw Hill, New York Times

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2009

    Awkward Obama inauguration moment: Oath of Office

    Did Obama forget his Oath of Office? Up too late study ... More >>

  • Movies

    September 26, 2007

    Wide-Open Spaces

    Director Sean Penn Delivers a Soulful Road Movie About a Young Man's Tragic Adventure Into the Alaskan Wilderness

  • News

    June 9, 2004

    Blows Against the Death Penalty

    Local attorney Sandra Babcock recently won a major international court decision

  • Movies

    November 5, 2003

    Sweet Smell of Cosmopolis

    The new 'People I Know' is so old-fashioned it's already gone

  • Arts

    July 9, 2003

    Class Action

    With 'Justice,' a pair of Twin Cities civil rights lawyers raise the bar for African American filmmaking

  • Movies

    July 2, 2003
  • Arts

    May 15, 2002

    Y Tu Película También

    'Hollywood Shuffle' in shades of brown; Sanity's loss is theater's gain

  • Books

    October 10, 2001

    Left Field

    Joan Campbell's surprising loss leaves two candidates fighting for the Second Ward's liberal base

  • News

    May 31, 2000

    Who Wants to be a Senator?

    Forget free trade with China, privatizing Social Security, and that pesky debate about campaign-finance reform. Heres everything you really need to know about that gaggle of Minnesotans who are vying for a six-year stint in Washington.

  • News

    May 17, 2000

    Magic Bus

    The NAACP's education lawsuit promised to be a watershed case for poor and minority kids. So when exactly did the wheels come off?

  • Sports

    December 29, 1999

    Once in Love With Amy

    The surprise hit Judging Amy is a kind of woman's standard, in the key of melodrama

  • News

    August 25, 1999

    Everyone an Author

    Third Voice's backers say the software is the last best hope for a people's Web. Critics call it cybergraffiti.

  • Feature

    October 15, 1997

    High Stakes

    When Minnesota and Wisconsin tribes gave $500,000 to the Democrats, a lobbyist testified, the Democrats listened.

  • News

    March 6, 1996

    The Trials of David Lillehaug

    In the wake of Najarian and Shabazz, the U.S. attorney and former DFL prodigy finds his once-bright political future in question.