District Court of Minnesota opinion finding that civil committees in Minnesota's civil commitment program are not employees as defined by the Fair Labor Standards Act and thus their claims for violations fo that act were to be dismissed. Furthermore, that the state defendants were entitled to immunity under the Portal-to-Portal act.
Minnesota Court of Appeals opinion holding that, under state law, the commitment appeal panel has authority to review a revocation of transfer made by the special review board.
8th Circuit Court of Appeals opinion finding that criminal sexual conduct and failure to register as a sex offender are both crimes involving moral turpitude for immigration removal purposes.
Minnesota state district court finding that retroactive application of state's predatory offender statute violated the presumption against the retroactive application of laws.
Minnesota Supreme Court opinion finding that Minnesota DOC failed to comply with the law in failing to release an individual, or else otherwise modifying conditions of release.
Hennepin County trial court finding that city's residential banishment laws were unconstitutional under theories of conflict and field preemption