Randy Furst

Reporter | Minneapolis
Phone: 612-673-7382
Randy Furst covers the U.S. District Court in Minnesota for the Star Tribune.

Recent content from Randy Furst

How a lawyer's strategy paid off in Toyota liability trial

Toyota’s appeal of the $10.9 million judgment in the Koua Fong Lee case returns attention to a clever strategy by...

Updated: May 06, 2015, - 07:36 PM

Ventura lawsuit over 'American Sniper' book was 'torture,' Taya Kyle writes

Widow of “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle reviews the case in her 334-page memoir.

Updated: May 05, 2015, - 09:51 AM

Minn. woman who stole $292,000 from vulnerable veterans gets year in prison

Patricia Winstead stole $292,000 from 24 veterans, but judge reduced sentence because she disclosed the crime.

Updated: May 01, 2015, - 08:58 PM

April 28: Don't toss out $1.8M award to Ventura over American Sniper book, lawyer says

Lawyer writes that author knowingly made up story.

Updated: April 28, 2015, - 11:33 AM

Tweeted threats against informant in Minnesota ISIL case, officials bring federal charges

Minneapolis man, 19, is charged with tweeting threats against informant, federal officers.

Updated: April 24, 2015, - 11:33 PM

Alleged ISIL recruit returning to Minnesota to face charges

Mohamed Farah waives hearing and will be flown from San Diego to Minnesota to face charges of conspiracy to go...

Updated: April 24, 2015, - 06:01 PM

Toyota seeks to overturn verdict; judge calls case a 'minefield'

Lawyers say $11M verdict based on ‘‘sleight of hand” in closing arguments.

Updated: April 22, 2015, - 11:44 PM

Giving wife cocaine to hide not the same as selling it to her, Minnesota Supreme Court rules

Abshir Abtidon Barrow had the legal right to withdraw his guilty plea, the court said, reversing both the district court ruling that prohibited him from changing his plea and the state Court of Appeals.

Updated: April 15, 2015, - 10:53 PM

Norway ordered to pay $2.1 million in legal fees

Judgment in consulate pay dispute may be state record.

Updated: April 13, 2015, - 11:46 PM

On the beat: Zygi Wilf, tales of the Dome and Pink Panther movies

As the new football stadium rises from the pit where the Metrodome once stood, it recalls memories from a decade...

Updated: April 06, 2015, - 07:57 PM

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