U.S. Office of the Attorney General

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    Keith Ellison opposes SOPA, joins blackout

    Congressman Keith Ellison has come out against SOPA. Rep. Ellison joins Wikipedia, Google, and millions of Americans across the country who are against SOPA, the Stop Online Piracy Act introduced by Rep. Lamar S. Smith (R-Texas). A number of websites around the world have created an Internet "black ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2011

    Karl Bremer on Bradlee Dean, Michele Bachmann's pastor problem [Interview]

    Courtesy Karl Bremer.Bremer has chronicled Bachmann and Dean on his blog, A Ripple In Stillwater.‚ÄčFor more than 10 years, blogger Karl Bremer has been doggedly chronicling the misadventures of Minnesota's craziest politician, Michele Bachmann. Now that Bachmann's presidential candidacy has earned ... More >>

  • News

    February 2, 2011

    Charles Schulz under scrutiny for Seroquel study suicide

    Is U of M department of psychiatry chair in the pocket of AstraZeneca?

  • News

    June 9, 2010

    Do DWI laws work?

    One in seven Minnesotans has a drunk driving conviction. Are we any safer?

  • News

    May 5, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 23, 2010

    Tim Pawlenty leads charge against Obamacare on "Good Morning America"

    The Minnesota governor took to the national airwaves to call the new law "an unprecedented overreach by the federal government."

  • News

    February 17, 2010

    Is American Family Legal Plan duping Minnesota's elderly?

    Insurance scams target vulnerable Americans

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Bachmann once again blasts ACORN, Obama as cameras roll

    Even members of her own party want her to pipe down, but that's not Michele Bachmann's way.

  • News

    September 3, 2008

    Flashback: Moles Wanted

    In preparation for the Republican National Convention, the FBI is soliciting informants to keep tabs on local protest groups

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2008
  • Blogs

    May 22, 2008
  • News

    May 21, 2008

    Moles Wanted

    In preparation for the Republican National Convention, the FBI is soliciting informants to keep tabs on local protest groups

  • Feature

    May 14, 2008

    Mystery illness fells young man

    But to get her son's mysterious malady diagnosed, a mother must battle some of the area's top hospitals

  • News

    September 5, 2007

    War Torn

    As a young radical, Norm Coleman protested the Vietnam War. Now his support for the Iraq quagmire may swallow his political career.

  • News

    August 29, 2007

    A Fight To Be Heard

    A rare disorder left him deaf, blind, and quadriplegic. Then the county took away his voice.

  • News

    June 13, 2007

    WCAL: A Trust Betrayed

    Nearly three years after St. Olaf sold its radio station to MPR for a pile of cash, it's a long way from living the decision down.

  • News

    May 23, 2007

    The Adoption Scam

    Reaching Arms International claimed to specialize in placing European orphans. But prospective parents say they've been left heartbroken.

  • News

    February 7, 2007

    Identity Theft

    Why did the state's director of public safety oust the head of the Minnesota Financial Crimes Task Force?

  • News

    June 9, 2004

    Portrait of a Civil Commitment

    Sex offender Bruce Foley was never committed. Then Dru Sjodin disappeared.

  • News

    February 25, 2004

    A Brighter Shade of Green

    A judge orders the MPCA to take another look at a plan to burn 10 million tires a year

  • News

    December 4, 2002

    Dancing as Fast as She Can

    Is the director of the Minneapolis Civil Rights department really doing anything?

  • News

    January 10, 2001


    Some hailed firefighters Julie Tossey and Kathleen O'Connor as symbols of a new era in gender equality in St. Paul. But others--including their own union--wanted to see their dreams go up in smoke.

  • Books

    May 31, 2000

    Dropping the Dime

    He fought for his right to make phone calls from prison, but now Ronaldo Ligons is about to be disconnected

  • 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?

  • News

    April 26, 2000

    Off the Hook

    Connect peopleís phones? Respond to customer complaints? Abide by state rules? Please. A brave new U S West canít be bothered with trivial details.

  • Books

    December 29, 1999


    The affordable-housing crisis comes to Uptown