By Barbara L. Jones Members of the legal community reacted with sadness to the news that Justice Sam Hanson will leave the Supreme Court at the end of this year. Hanson will return to his former law firm, Briggs and ...Read More »
I have been away from the office and the blogosphere the last few days. However, I see in my absence a debate has been sparked by an intriguing post placed by my learned colleague, Barbara Jones. (“The Clarence Thomas Interview: ...Read More »
The Star Tribune has an interesting story today on the liability questions and potential lawsuits arising out of the collapse of the 35W bridge. (See “Question of liability rises.”) Given the limitations on state and municipal liability and the fact ...Read More »
As Minnesota prepares to celebrate its 150th anniversary next year, the courts are considering getting in the action with the establishment of the first-ever Minnesota Supreme Court Historical Society. More than 20 states already have such a society, which serves ...
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