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Clay prosecutor to strike judge from DWI test refusal cases

June 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

MOORHEAD — Clay County’s top prosecutor may ask for a judge to be removed from future criminal cases in which a driver is accused of refusing a blood alcohol test.

Clay County Attorney Brian Melton said Judge Steven Cahill has failed to follow…continue reading on dglobe.com

Court delays action in environmental suit against 3M

April 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Supreme Court has delayed action involving the state’s lawsuit accusing 3M Co. of damaging the environment.

The court, asked to decide whether the state’s legal firm should be disqualified, kicked that decision back …continue reading on dglobe.com

Minnesota online voter registration to continue

April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators approved online voter registration Tuesday over Republican objections that the bill lacks adequate data security protection.

The vote came a day after a judge ruled the existing system illegal, likely meaning online…continue reading on dglobe.com

Judge says online voter registration illegal

April 28, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie illegally set up an online voter registration system, a judge ruled Monday.

Ramsey County Judge John Guthmann ordered Ritchie to end online registration at midnight today, but said anyone who …continue reading on dglobe.com

Lesbian golf coach proved U of M discrimination, judge rules

March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota’s ham-handed treatment of its new women’s golf coach in 2010 was illegal, and the man who hired her essentially forced her to resign after he found out she was a lesbian, a judge has ruled.
Former asso…continue reading on dglobe.com

N.D. Supreme Court upholds suspension of judge Corwin for harassing court reporter

March 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The North Dakota Supreme Court has upheld disciplinary action against East Central District Judge Wickham Corwin for his conduct toward a Cass County court reporter.

The high court found “clear and convincing evidence” that Corwin…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. Supreme Court upholds suspension of judge Corwin for harassing court reporter

March 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK – The North Dakota Supreme Court has upheld disciplinary action against East Central District Judge Wickham Corwin for his conduct toward a Cass County court reporter.

The high court found “clear and convincing evidence” that Corwin…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Judge facing suspension for sexual harassment decides not to run again

December 12, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO – A Cass County judge facing a possible two-month suspension after a disciplinary panel found he sexually harassed his former court reporter will not to seek re-election.

Judge Wickham Corwin sent a letter to the Cass County Bar Associatio…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Two judge positions open in 7th District

October 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Commission on Judicial Selection announced this week that two judgeship vacancies are occurring in Minnesota’s 7th Judicial District Court.

These vacancies were created upon the retirement of the Honorable Peter Irvine and the resignation of…continue reading on echopress.com

Demonstrators weigh in on court case over family visitation

September 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS – Supporters of a couple fighting a judge’s order that their children’s grandparents be allowed visitation rights demonstrated Tuesday in front of the Grand Forks County Courthouse during a hearing inside. Continue Reading