August 1, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe
ST. PAUL Minnesota has appealed a federal government decision not to provide financial aid for individuals recovering from June storms as legislators begin preparing for a special session to deal with recent storm costs. Continue Reading
April 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic
County-level hearings for property tax assessment appeals began Tuesday at the courthouse in Mitchell, where officials face a much lighter workload than last year. Continue Reading
March 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The rules bar judges or judicial candidates from personally soliciting or accepting money from groups of fewer than 20 people, or from endorsing other political candidates. Continue Reading
February 16, 2012 in The Daily Republic
PIERRE A South Dakota House committee endorsed a plan Wednesday aimed at preventing death-row inmates from filing repeated appeals in an effort to delay their executions. Continue Reading
October 3, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The U.S. Supreme Court today refused to hear the appeal of an Ohio judge wanting to display a poster of the Ten Commandments in his courtroom. The display has been covered with a drape since a federal judge ordered Richland County Common Pleas Judge James DeWeese to remove it in October 2009. Continue Reading
August 25, 2011 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) The South Dakota Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a judge’s ruling that Sioux Falls’ administrative appeals process is unconstitutional.
June 27, 2011 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR The state Court of Appeals has affirmed Miles David Edinburgh’s conviction for the July 2008 stabbing death of Ridgewater College football captain Adam Milton.
December 7, 2010 in West Central Tribune
A line of questioning at an appeals court hearing over California’s gay marriage ban suggested the three judges could issue a decision that would legalize same-sex marriage in that state but leave intact bans in other western states under the court’s jurisdiction Continue Reading
November 29, 2010 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR The Willmar School District’s efforts to recover the cost of repairing shoddy work on the Willmar Senior High roof should go to arbitration now.
November 23, 2010 in West Central Tribune
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday that it is illegal to possess khat, a plant commonly used in East Africa and parts of the Arabian peninsula that can give users a high when chewed.