David Chanen

Reporter | Suburban courts, general assignment
Phone: 612-673-4465

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Brooklyn Park attorney suspended for misconduct

A Brooklyn Park attorney was suspended indefinitely Thursday for professional misconduct by the Minnesota Supreme Court.Luke Enno, 35, failed to...

Updated: March 20, 2014, - 10:59 PM

Minn. Supreme Court reverses convictions in aiding-suicide case

The ruling still allows prosecution of people whose direct assistance causes a suicide, which could include a physical act or even use of speech.

Updated: March 19, 2014, - 09:35 PM

Minn. Supreme Court reverses convictions in aiding-suicide case

The state Supreme Court ruled that the state’s ban on “encouraging” suicide is unconstitutional, but upheld language on “assisting” suicide.

Updated: March 19, 2014, - 05:13 PM

Woman pleads guilty to fatal stabbing in Minneapolis

A woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to killing another woman during a fight in south Minneapolis in August.Yolanda L. Smith, 27,...

Updated: March 18, 2014, - 07:50 PM

Ex-Gopher Melvin Newbern sues Robbinsdale cop over force

Melvin Newbern says he got a concussion after being knocked to the ground while in handcuffs.

Updated: March 07, 2014, - 12:17 PM

Gov. Mark Dayton appoints two to state's Court of Appeals

Gov. Mark Dayton appointed two judges Wednesday to the state’s Court of Appeals.Judge Denise Reilly has served in Hennepin County...

Updated: March 05, 2014, - 08:53 PM

Last defendant sentenced in murder of Minneapolis teen

It took a Hennepin County District Court jury about five hours to find Kemen Taylor II guilty on nine criminal counts, including first-degree murder.

Updated: March 05, 2014, - 08:51 PM

Lawsuit settled in death of 6 in 2010 apartment fire in Minneapolis

Fire’s cause and origin still undetermined, but plaintiffs claimed that smoke detector maintenance could have prevented the deaths.

Updated: February 26, 2014, - 09:28 PM

Ruling may help unlock the door for committed sex offenders

In last week’s highly anticipated ruling, U.S. District Judge Donovan Frank, above, called Minnesota’s sex-offender commitment process “draconian” and in need of reform.

Updated: February 22, 2014, - 08:24 PM

Minnesota police groups sue NFL over weapons ban at stadiums

The suit argues that the league is violating state law and lacks the authority to enforce its new policy forbidding anyone other than on-duty officers and private security personnel working games to carry weapons in stadiums.

Updated: February 18, 2014, - 10:16 PM

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