Sandra Babcock

  • News

    August 30, 2006

    The Battle of Guantánamo Bay

    Attorney Joe Margulies on his new Gitmo book—and his Supreme Court win over the Bush crew

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2005

    Texas Two-Step?

    High court passes on death penalty case brought by Minneapolis attorney We've been waiting to blog on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision, announced Monday, not to hear an appeal filed by a Mexican national on death row in Texas who argues that foreign nationals are routinely and improperly denied he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2005

    Lone star stunt

    Minneapolis attorney's argument has Texas, the U.S. Supreme Court, & Condoleeza Rice sparring Last summer, City Pages published an interview with local lawyer Sandra Babcock, who had successfully argued to the World Court that the United States was executing foreign convicts in a manner that viola ... More >>

  • News

    June 9, 2004

    Blows Against the Death Penalty

    Local attorney Sandra Babcock recently won a major international court decision

  • News

    February 26, 1997

    Bad Company

    Dubious informant boomerangs on Hennepin County prosecutors.

  • News

    January 22, 1997

    Get Out of Jail Free

    In drug- or gang-related cases, one of the favorite weapons of prosecutors is confidential informants like Johnny Edwards. Trouble is, a lot of them will say anything to get themselves out of the hot seat--and continue committing crimes while they're turn

  • News

    June 26, 1996


    Operation Safe Streets

  • News

    February 28, 1996

    Death Row Stories

    During the 1970s the Supreme Court outlawed capital punishment on the grounds that it was applied in an "arbitrary" and "capricious" manner. Now it's back with a vengeance, but as a group of Minnesota attorneys is learning, nothing has really changed.