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Appeals court rules wrongful death suit in Minnesota girl's drowning can go forward

Duluth News Tribune 24 Feb 2021
— Portions of a lawsuit related to a girl’s death in a state park pond will go forward against the city of Moorhead and the state of Minnesota, according to documents filed this week in Clay County District Court ... Lubov said each of the defendants has a limited amount of time to request that the Minnesota Supreme Court consider those claims.

Libel litigation against Lindell: Why not here?

MinnPost 24 Feb 2021
Minnesota’s aversion to larger jury verdicts is reflected in the state law that limits assertion of an amount of claim to “reasonable damages in an amount greater than $50,000” in initial legal pleadings, rather than the gargantuan amounts that can be claimed in some other states.

Minnesota seniors 'frustrated and confused' about COVID-19 vaccine process, AARP says

Mesabi Daily News 24 Feb 2021
(The Center Square) – Only 42% of Minnesota seniors, the group most susceptible to death by COVID-19, have received the first of two COVID-19 vaccination shots. AARP Minnesota, which represents 640,000 people, sent Gov ... Minnesota has given the first COVID-19 vaccination to 364,331 people ages 65 and older, while 134,139 have received both shots.

GOP Senator on Investigations Committee Blames “Fake Trump Supporters” for Jan 6

truthout 24 Feb 2021
During a hearing on Tuesday examining the attack on the Capitol building that took place early last month, Sen ... Within that article, the author, J ... — Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) February 23, 2021 ... Mark Pocan (D-Wisconsin) tweeted ... Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota) was also critical of Johnson’s unfounded claims during the hearing itself ... .

No workers' comp paid so far at Minnesota meatpacking plants

Finger Lakes Times 23 Feb 2021
About 18,000 people have filed workers' compensation claims, saying they contracted COVID-19 while working in Minnesota ... In 2019, the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry received nearly 32,000 total claims, compared with 43,000 filed in 2020, state data show ... For Minnesota ...

Amy Klobuchar shuts down a GOP senator spreading a 'conspiracy theory' at the Capitol riot hearing

Alternet 23 Feb 2021
Ron Johnson of Wisconsin promoted a debunked conspiracy theory claiming that the insurrectionists were really left-wing militants. But Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a centrist Democrat, pushed back against that false claim ... But Johnson, on Tuesday, promoted false claims that on Jan.

Dominion Voting Systems sues ‘MyPillow Guy’ Mike Lindell for $1.3B over election fraud claims

Grand Forks Herald 22 Feb 2021
PAULDominion Voting Systems has filed a $1.3 billion dollar federal lawsuit against Minnesota entrepreneur Mike Lindell — as well as his bedding products company, MyPillow ... “Lindell knew there was no real ‘evidence’ supporting his claims ... Lindell’s false claims about Dominion.”.

Twins propose allowing 10,000 fans at Target Field for home games

MinnPost 22 Feb 2021
Yet he and other Minnesota business owners are now getting hit with surprise tax bills, because the state taxes forgivable loans.” ... “Minnesota U.S ... The Star Tribune Joe Carlson reports, “About 18,000 people have filed workers’ compensation claims, saying they contracted COVID-19 while working in Minnesota.

Husker weekend recap of wrestling, tennis and gymnastics

The Daily Nebraskan 22 Feb 2021
In doubles play, junior Victor Moreno Lozano teamed up with junior William Gleason to claim victory via a final score of 6-2 ... In doubles, senior Hayley Haakenstad and sophomore Chloe Kuckelman teamed up to claim a 6-4 victory against Minnesota’s senior pair of River Hart and Juliet Zhang.

No workers' comp paid for COVID-19 claims so far at Minnesota meatpacking plants

Star Tribune 22 Feb 2021
None of the claims that have been paid so far are from the state's largest meat-processing plants, where some of the Minnesota's biggest workplace outbreaks occurred ... .

It Looks Like a News App in the Apple Store. It's Really Russian Propaganda.

Democratic Underground 21 Feb 2021
The only shows available on Portable.TV are produced by RT America, including shows like Redacted Tonight with self-proclaimed comedian Lee Camp and The World According to Jesse with former Minnesota Gov ... That is, despite claiming to be “killer television” that is the “home of ...

Nebraska volleyball

Omaha World-Herald 20 Feb 2021
LINCOLNNebraska had little answer for Stephanie Samedy’s attack, CC McGraw at the service line or Minnesota’s block ... The Minnesota libero was at the service line as the Gophers jumped out to leads of 6-1, 8-2, 7-1 in the first three sets, respectively ... She served the final three points to finish Minnesota’s rally ... Minnesota at Nebraska.