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

U.S. Supreme Court won't review decision that struck down Minnesota campaign law

The high court’s refusal to hear the case appears to have resolved a lawsuit brought in 2008 by Joel Brude and Ron Stoffel as well as campaign committees with which they were involved, working to defeat school bond levies.

Updated: March 24, 2015, - 11:17 PM

Twin Cities could get heaviest snowfall of the winter on Sunday

Two days into spring, the Twin Cities is in line for 3 to 5 inches of snow starting on Sunday.

Updated: March 22, 2015, - 09:15 PM

B. Todd Jones to leave the ATF; is the NFL next?

The former U.S. attorney for Minnesota won’t say if he is taking a position with the NFL.

Updated: March 20, 2015, - 09:37 PM

Judge says transgender man has case he was mistreated at hospital

A judge ruled this week that the man has built a “plausible” case that he was a victim of discrimination and mistreatment by a Fairview Southdale emergency room doctor on the basis of gender identity.

Updated: March 20, 2015, - 05:36 AM

Federal court beat: Number of Hmong attorneys growing in Minnesota

Just as the face of Minnesota is changing, so is its legal community.Chances are you were unaware there are 62...

Updated: March 11, 2015, - 07:03 PM

Major media and scholars side with Taya Kyle against Jesse Ventura

Groups question outcome of Jesse Ventura’s federal defamation trial.

Updated: March 10, 2015, - 10:00 PM

Toyota asks judge to overturn $10.9 million verdict in fatal Camry crash

Company disputes award to Koua Fong Lee in fatal car wreck.

Updated: March 04, 2015, - 10:13 PM

Throw out Ventura defamation verdict, Taya Kyle's attorney tells Appeals Court

Attorney for Taya Kyle challenged the verdict for Jesse Ventura on constitutional and other grounds.

Updated: March 04, 2015, - 08:18 PM

Consumer advocates, debt collectors lock horns over robocalls to cellphones

Consumer advocates and debt collectors are in a dogfight over a proposal before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to allow...

Updated: February 25, 2015, - 05:07 PM

Minnesota's female lawyers, judges celebrate milestones

The legal profession has undergone a transformation in the past 65 years, and the advances of female lawyers will be celebrated in the lobby of the U.S. Courthouse in Minneapolis at 4:30 p.m. on Monday.

Updated: February 23, 2015, - 07:16 AM

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