After about five hours of deliberation over two wildly different stories of how Felicia Reilly suffered her injuries, the jury convicted Thomas J. Swenson on all three counts against him.
Updated: July 26, 2013, - 11:21 PM
Ramsey County officials praised convicting the men,who lured the developmentally delayed teens to St. Paul last year and prostituted them.
Updated: July 25, 2013, - 09:50 PM
He was supposed to watch a neighbor’s house, mow the lawn and water the plants while the homeowner was away,...
Updated: July 19, 2013, - 10:35 PM
Prosecutors will retry Otis D. Washington, first to go to trial in the sprawling trafficking case.
Updated: July 18, 2013, - 08:52 PM
Lori E. Christensen's plea deal -- community service, 10 years probation and a 10-year "stay-away order" from the neighborhood -- in Ramsey County district court avoids prison time. She admitted videotaping her White Bear Lake neighbors.
Updated: July 16, 2013, - 09:23 AM
Jurors deliberating the fate of a man charged with the sex trafficking of young girls and women hadn’t gotten far...
Updated: July 15, 2013, - 08:40 PM
Colleagues laud Ramsey County District Judge Kathleen Gearin for her care and diligence.
Updated: July 13, 2013, - 09:45 PM
Otis D. Washington represented himself at trial Wednesday but in a highly unusual manner, including wearing his orange prison outfit.
Updated: July 03, 2013, - 10:06 PM
Statements Kira Steger made to family members and friends before she died will be admitted at trial, a judge decided.
Updated: July 01, 2013, - 10:45 PM