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Day 3 Of Hartley Trial
Matthew Hartley is charged and on trial for the hit and run death of 24-year-old Army Specialist Mollie Mahowald back in September. According to KSTP, Scott County prosecutors called many witnesses to the stand on Wednesday. The county attorney argues Hartley was drunk and driving his motorcycle on the wrong side of the road in the early morning on Sept...
Dayton Appoints Judge
On Thursday,Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Carol M. Hanks as a district court judge in Minnesota's Third Judicial District. The Third District includes the counties of Dodge, Fillmore, Freeborn, Houston, Mower, Olmsted, Rice, Steele, Wabasha, Waseca and Winona...
Wal-Mart, Wells Fargo Class-Action Appeals Rejected
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is turning down appeals by Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Wells Fargo & Co. of multimillion-dollar class-action judgments. The high court orders Monday follow last month's decision upholding a $5.8 million judgment against Tyson Foods Inc. ...
AM MN: Plea Bargains
Rice County Attorney John Fossum will stop by the KDHL AM Minnesota studio today to discuss plea bargaining. In fact, most criminal cases are resolved through plea bargains. An overwhelming majority of them, according to criminal.lawyers...