Nurses union praises the measure, which sets a path for automatic suspensions.
Updated: March 11, 2014, - 09:16 PM
Nursing Board’s director said the proposal addresses some gaps in disciplinary process. Licensing boards and union have reservations.
Updated: March 06, 2014, - 03:43 PM
Judge Caroline Lennon has prevailed in the courts so far, but John Myser continues his legal battle against her.
Updated: March 03, 2014, - 09:47 PM
Head of the state Sentencing Guidelines Commission said widespread differences mean “something is wrong.”
Updated: February 26, 2014, - 09:25 PM
State judges are routinely rejecting guidelines that are supposed to make drug sentencing uniform and equitable statewide, according to a Star Tribune analysis of more than 21,000 drug convictions in Minnesota from 2007 to 2012.
Updated: February 24, 2014, - 09:49 AM
State lawmakers soon may consider changing what’s known as Minnesota’s Survival Law, which requires that a personal injury case be dropped if the victim dies of unrelated causes.
Updated: January 20, 2014, - 09:34 AM
The sexual and physical assaults of 15 residents in an Albert Lea nursing home in 2008 outraged Minnesotans, led to...
Updated: January 19, 2014, - 11:54 AM
The proposal, in wake of reports on state Nursing Board, requires immediate suspension of those who fail state monitoring program.
Updated: January 15, 2014, - 05:33 AM
Abdiqani Adan, 29, of Minneapolis died Friday afternoon at Hennepin County Medical Center, the county medical examiner’s office said.
Updated: January 04, 2014, - 10:29 PM