Contact Us
law

law

Supreme Court
Thinkstock
[

Lawyers Want High Court to Take Minnesota Sex Offenders Case

Lawyers for sex offenders confined indefinitely to Minnesota's secure treatment program have asked a judge to stay all further proceedings while they ask the U.S. Supreme Court to review an appeals court finding that the program is constitutional.

Read More

Bala,flickr
Bala,flickr
[

U Of Minnesota Law Professor Charged With Sex Assault

A University of Minnesota law professor is charged with
sexually assaulting and stalking a woman.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Minnesota Leaders Meet Privately About Sex Offender Program

An array of Minnesota officials gathered at a federal courthouse to privately discuss the future of the state's program for confining sex offenders. More than a dozen legislators, Gov. Mark Dayton, Attorney General Lori Swanson and others are talking about potential changes to a program that's been declared unconstitutional.

Read More

court-gavel
[

Appeals Court: Criminal Defamation Law Is Unconstitutional

The Minnesota Appeals Court says a state law that makes it illegal to defame someone is unconstitutional because it's too broad.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

New Law Soon To Require Farmers To Add 50-Foot Buffer Between Crops and Public Lakes

A new state law is waiting for Governor Dayton's approval which will require farmers to install a 50-foot buffer between their crops and public lakes, streams and ditches. A conservation buffer is an area of permanent vegetation that helps control pollutants and manage other environmental concerns before they hit the water.

Read More

Governor Mark Dayton and DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben (Photo courtesy of Governor Mark Dayton's Office)
Governor Mark Dayton and DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben (Photo courtesy of Governor Mark Dayton's Office)
[

Dayton Threatens Veto of Budget Bill Over Campaign-Law Part

Gov. Mark Dayton is threatening to veto a state agency budget bill if Republicans don't agree to remove a part that would ditch candidate spending limits and undo current restrictions on where their donations originate.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Mankato Area Law Enforcement Cite 61 For Underage Drinking

Mankato area law enforcement cited more than five dozen people during an underage drinking bust.

Read More

Hannah Foslien, Getty Images
Hannah Foslien, Getty Images
[

Lawmakers Pressured To Alter Sex Offender Commitment Law

Minnesota lawmakers who have long put off large-scale changes to the state's treatment program for sex offenders are under even more pressure to act this session, as a federal judge could soon rule on whether the program is constitutional.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Lawmakers Pass Measure Allowing Medical Marijuana

One vote is down and there's one more to go for a bill legalizing the use of marijuana for medical purposes.

Read More

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Senate Votes to Equate E-Cigarettes to Smoking

Minnesota senators have voted for a stringent set of electronic cigarette standards that would make their use unacceptable in any place regular tobacco is disallowed.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjon.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The WJON VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The WJON VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.