Gov. Mark Dayton’s office is considering convening the Legislature for a one-day session with a narrow agenda.
Updated: August 01, 2013, - 09:47 PM
Couples celebrated their new right to wed in midnight ceremonies across the state.
Updated: August 01, 2013, - 05:00 PM
Judge ruled lawsuits to halt unionization effort were premature. Now opposing camps will try to get their messages out to...
Updated: July 29, 2013, - 09:26 PM
Cities’ task force to see if technology can provide a solution to the battle over Minnesota’s voting system.
Updated: July 27, 2013, - 10:15 PM
Last weekend’s acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla., calls to mind Minnesota’s...
Updated: July 20, 2013, - 06:58 PM
A hearing in front of a top federal judge debated the right to vote against the status and rights of...
Updated: July 19, 2013, - 08:06 AM
A national movement to rethink crime and punishment is gaining a foothold in Minnesota, pushing the state toward policies that...
Updated: July 08, 2013, - 08:32 AM
One aspect that links the case with Minnesota concerns voter ID — the politically charged requirement that all voters show photo identification at the polls.
Updated: June 29, 2013, - 06:26 PM
As a result of the Supreme Court’s decision, when same-sex marriages begin in Minnesota on Aug. 1, they will be recognized by the federal government for such purposes as taxes, immigration and Social Security.
Updated: June 27, 2013, - 02:50 PM