Minnesota Legislators Redefine Felony Murder Laws: Two Women Released Under New Legislation

Minnesota Legislators Redefine Felony Murder Laws: Two Women Released Under New Legislation

MINNEAPOLIS (trfnews.i234.me) – Megan Cater and Briana Martinson, charged in the aiding and abetting of the murder of Corey Elder in Bloomington nearly seven years ago, have become the first inmates in Minnesota to benefit from recently amended felony murder laws. The killing was driven by an attempt to steal drugs from the victim, and both… Continue reading Minnesota Legislators Redefine Felony Murder Laws: Two Women Released Under New Legislation

Minnesota Legislator’s Lawsuit Against Gov. Dayton Will Cost Taxpayers $750,000

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A lawsuit brought against Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton by Legislators will cost taxpayers $750,000.

Free Lunch For ND Legislators, Students… Maybe

BISMARCK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) North Dakota legislators voted down a bill to provide free lunch for students, then voted for more money for their meals. Another bill could still provide free lunch for students. – Lawmakers in North Dakota voted to increase their own meal reimbursements for state employees during legislative meetings. – The increase is… Continue reading Free Lunch For ND Legislators, Students… Maybe

GF State Legislator’s Travel Expenses 14 Time The Average

BISMARCK, ND (trfnews.i234.me) A former Grand Forks State Senator’s travel expenses were 14 times the average, according to an investigation by the Associated Press. • North Dakota State Senator Ray Holmberg is resigning following a report about text messages he exchanged with an inmate. • Holmberg has made taxpayer-funded trips to four dozen US cities,… Continue reading GF State Legislator’s Travel Expenses 14 Time The Average