Rice County Sheriff's Dept.William Melchert-Dinkel's suicide-cheerleading isn't protected speech.William Melchert Dinkel wanted his judge to rule that adopting an online persona to help convince people to kill themselves is protected as free speech. Rice County Judge Thomas Neuville isn't buying ... More >>
The abortion debate quietly smolders at the capitol
Two weeks after the election, how many judges can you remember from the ballot? Thought so.
Two years after picking billions of dollars out of Big Tobacco's pocket, state officials are still having trouble polishing their next trick: Figuring out how to spend it
Minnesota's deal with Big Tobacco was supposed to be worth $6 billion. But what if the golden goose lays an egg?
He's been thrown out of court on his ear, but Roger Conant is still railing about the legal fees from the tobacco settlement