MCRO Phase II might wow you

MCRO Phase II might wow you

Mark Ford, project manager for the State Court Administrator's Office, speaks via Zoom to the Judicial Council on Oct. 14. (Webcast screengrab)   Vastly updated court records system likely will arrive by year's end   When the state’s Judicial Branch unveils...
Labor union sues Judicial Branch

Labor union sues Judicial Branch

A labor union is suing the Minnesota Judicial Branch over a new statewide order that will require court reporters to prepare in forma pauperis transcripts during normal work hours. To court reporters, that is a major shift in policy that effectively scales back their...
Session/Law Sound-off

Session/Law Sound-off

Rep. John Thompson (Photo: Kevin Featherly)   This week’s topics: Booted from caucus; righteous cause; power rankings   Welcome to Session/Law Sound-off, the weekly current events quiz where we approach smart folks from across the political spectrum...