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Day 64: A Citizen's Guide to Surviving Jury Duty

While away at school this last year, I got called for jury duty.  Rather than just calling one of the other MILLIONS of registered voters and drivers in the state, the Ramsey County court system decided that my civic duty was not to be ignored, but rather postponed.   288 more words


2 St. Paul School Admins Charged With Failing To Report Sexual Misconduct

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Two St. Paul Public School administrators have been charged with allegedly failing to comply with the state’s mandated reporting law after a student claimed he had been sexually harassed by a custodian, according to Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom. 669 more words


A Cinderella Story

May 20, 2014
Lexington-Hamline, Summit-University  10.3 Miles

Today was as close to perfect as you can get. The temperature sat just shy of 80 degrees with low humidity and the air filled with a delightful bouquet of violets, crab apple and choke cherry blossoms occasionally mixed with the enticing scent of barbecue ribs and burgers. 1,724 more words


Judge To Later Rule On Priests' Electronic Data

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Ramsey County judge said Wednesday that he wants more information before deciding whether the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minnesota must turn over electronic data, such as emails, texts and hard drive information, on priests who have been accused of sexual abuse. 519 more words


Officials: Man’s Body Pulled From Lake Phalen

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A young man’s body was pulled from Lake Phalen in St. Paul Saturday night.

Ramsey County officials say the call for help came in around 8 p.m. 54 more words


Press Statement Regarding Hennepin, Ramsey Counties’ Decision to Discontinue ICE Detention Requests

12 June 2014

Asamblea leaders would like to recognize the important decisions made by both Ramsey and Hennepin Counties this week to discontinue honoring ICE detention requests. 163 more words

Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Counties Say It’s Too Costly To Hold Prisoners For ICE

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It’s going to take an order from a judge for county jails to hold prisoners requested to be detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). 111 more words