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MN Supreme Court Upholds Audit Law

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has upheld a 2015 law limiting State Auditor Rebecca Otto’s duties.

Wednesday’s unanimous decision ends Otto’s years of challenges and mounting legal fees. 451 more words


Upholding the Law

Judge Heidi Shellhas, Minnesota Court of Appeals is our guest today to share with us what she does and the role women currently play in the Minnesota judicial system. 26 more words

Interview Episode

State Will Appeal Sex Offender's Discharge

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state plans to appeal a ruling that a 51-year-old man confined to Minnesota’s sex offender treatment program should get a full discharge. 125 more words


Unpublished ICWA Case from MN, Judge Jesson Concurrence

Here. This is an unpublished termination of parental rights out of the Minnesota Court of Appeals. Here is the concurrence in its entirety::

With a backdrop of historical trauma and a high number of Indian children being removed from their families and tribes by nontribal agencies, Congress passed the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). 

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Author: Kate E. Fort

U.S.: American Law? Or Christian Law, Muslim Law, Jewish Law?

[A slightly modified version of this article was published by Gatestone Institute, September 14, 2016.]

The Minnesota Court of Appeals rejected an argument to require a lower court to divide the proceeds of a wrongful-death suit under  938 more words

Legal Controversy Or Issue