Author Archives: Minnesota Lawyer Staff

Civil forfeiture called inherently abusive

Institute for Justice U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has announced that the Department of Justice would repeal reforms intended to curb federal law enforcement agencies’ use of civil forfeiture. In response, Darpana Sheth, Institute for Justice senior attorney and director ...

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Bar foundation gifts surpass $200K

The Hennepin County Bar Foundation awarded $202,500 to 16 community organizations that promote equal access to justice to people in Hennepin County. It also greeted new officers, with the end of Katherine Bruce’s term as president. She is succeeded by ...

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