The Minnesota Supreme Court has upheld state laws that prohibit people with felony convictions from voting until they finish their parole, and put the burden on the Legislature to decide whether voting rights should be restored when people leave prison.
The Hennepin County jury deliberated less than two hours before convicting 29-year-old Julissa Thaler of first-degree murder on Wednesday in the killing of Eli Hart, just 10 days after she regained custody of him.
Folds of Honor is a 501 nonprofit organization that provides scholarships to families of fallen or disabled military service members. The nonprofit expanded earlier this year to add first responders to their mission.
Thousands of nurses in Minnesota launched a three-day strike Monday, pressing for salary increases they say will help improve patient care by resolving understaffing stresses that have worsened in the coronavirus pandemic.