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Minn. Supreme Court won’t block wolf hunt

October 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL (AP) The Minnesota Supreme Court has rejected an effort to block the state’s wolf hunting season from opening Nov. 3. Continue Reading

For the students, it’s a one-on-one with the state’s top legal minds

October 10, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR After taking a break to remove their judicial robes and clear the auditorium stage, the seven justices of the Minnesota Supreme Court gamely answered a wide range of questions posed Wednesday morning by Willmar Senior High School students.
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Willmar, Minn., students offered a firsthand look at the state judicial system as Supreme Court justices hear case at senior high school

October 10, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Willmar Senior High School auditorium became a very, very large courtroom Wednesday morning, as the Minnesota Supreme Court convened to hear arguments in the case identified as “in the welfare of J.J.P.”
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Minn. high court visit to include case at the Senior High

October 7, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Minnesota Supreme Court is coming to Willmar.
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Supreme Court declines to hear anti-gay marriage group appeal

October 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal from a national anti-gay marriage group that tried to thwart Maine’s campaign disclosure law requiring it to release its donor list. Continue Reading

Evening with the Supreme Court is Oct. 9 at Willmar, Minn., Conference Center

September 6, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The Minnesota Supreme Court and the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce are partnering to host an informal evening Oct. 9 with the Minnesota Supreme Court at the Willmar Conference Center.
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Dayton names Appeals Judge Wright to Supreme Court

August 20, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed Minnesota Court of Appeals Judge Wilhelmina Wright to the state Supreme Court. Dayton announced Wright’s appointment Monday. The 48-year-old St. Paul resident will be the first black woman to serve on the state’s highest court. Continue Reading

Gildea, Griffith advance in MN chief justice race

August 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Chief Justice Lorie Gildea and International Falls attorney Dan Griffith have advanced to the general election in the race for chief justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Continue Reading

Stras, Tingelstad, top Minn. high court primary

August 14, 2012 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Incumbent Justice David Stras and Bemidji magistrate Tim Tingelstad will face each other in the November election for an associate justice seat on the Minnesota Supreme Court. Continue Reading

Reactions pour in to health care ruling

June 28, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Reaction to the Supreme Court’s ruling today on the Accountable Care Act has been swift to pour in. Here’s a sampling of what news outlets and commentators are saying.

Watch this list throughout the day for updates. Continue Reading