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Appeals Court Rules Death Wish Against Trooper Wasn't Actual Threat

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Court of Appeals says merely expressing hope that someone will become subject to violence isn’t enough to convict them of actually threatening violence. 124 more words


Man loses appeal on sex crime conviction

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A man convicted of having sex with an 11-year-old girl has lost his appeal.

33-year-old Andrew Russell Severtson was found guilty in Olmsted County District Court of 1st degree criminal sexual conduct.  231 more words

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Civil Commitment upheld for Austin sex offender

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Mower County man has lost an appeal of his civil commitment as a sex offender.

Aaron Michael Hayes of Austin, who is now 35-year-old, was sentenced to 144 months in prison for the sexual assault of an 81-year-old woman in 2002.   172 more words

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Minn. Supreme Court: Warrantless Blood & Urine Tests Unconstitutional

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has upheld a Minnesota Court of Appeals decision that a blood or urine test administered without a warrant is unconstitutional. 114 more words


Austin man loses appeal of meth conviction

ST. PAUL, Minn. – An Austin man convicted of drug possession has lost his appeal.

40-year-old Michael Jerald Mattison was arrested in August, 2014, after a traffic stop in Austin.  209 more words

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Ex-police chief loses appeal on sexual misconduct

ST PAUL, Minn. – A former southern Minnesota law enforcer convicted of sexually assaulting a woman has lost his appeal.

Jason Mindrup of Waltham, the former chief of police in Brownsdale, was convicted in October, 2014, of 2nd and 3rd degree criminal sexual conduct.  160 more words

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Fillmore County sex offender loses his appeal

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A St. Cloud man convicted of sexually abusing a child in Fillmore County has lost his appeal.

30-year-old Ammanuel Ray Jones entered a guilty plea to 1st degree criminal sexual conduct for an incident on May 9, 2014, where he committed a sex act on an 11-year-old girl.  102 more words

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