Revised definition is favored by many school groups but not panel’s GOP members.
Updated: March 12, 2014, - 10:07 AM
The ban won’t be reinstated, however, unless the Senate passes a bill that is still awaiting its first committee hearing.
Updated: March 10, 2014, - 10:04 PM
Bill would require property to be returned if there is no related criminal conviction. Some say law would be ripe...
Updated: March 07, 2014, - 11:24 PM
The goal is to make it harder to plead ignorance in hit-and-run cases.
Updated: March 03, 2014, - 09:08 PM
The wireless industry expressed skepticism over a legislator’s proposal to deter smartphone theft.
Updated: February 28, 2014, - 09:52 AM
In Minnesota, where 80% of the state’s 200 e-cigarette retailers have popped up in the past year, the Legislature is eyeing the idea of regulating them like regular tobacco, including banning their use indoors and in public places.
Updated: February 27, 2014, - 05:03 PM
The latest Minnesota Poll finds 63 percent in the state are at least “somewhat” worried about the amount of personal information the state and law enforcement agencies collect on average citizens.
Updated: February 22, 2014, - 01:59 PM
Vice President Joe Biden told visitors to a Minneapolis coffee shop that the millions of people likely to sign up for health insurance before a March deadline is “a hell of a start,” despite the fact that the federal government will likely fall short of its goal.
Updated: February 19, 2014, - 11:50 PM
State Supreme Court skeptical of law that bars electronic access to data that is public on paper.
Updated: February 18, 2014, - 08:20 PM