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Lawsuit challenges Apple Valley restrictions on where sex offenders can live
APPLE VALLEY, Minn. -- Three convicted sex offenders have filed a class-action lawsuit against Apple Valley contending an ordinance imposes retroactive punishment by banishing them from living nearly anywhere in the city. The civil lawsuit filed this week in U.S. District Court in...
February 14, 2020 - 8:16pm
December 17, 2019
Sex offender accused of sneaking onto St. Paul school bus sentenced to prison
ST. PAUL — A sex offender who authorities say sneaked onto a St. Paul school bus carrying children home from a field trip last spring was sentenced...
December 17, 2019 - 6:42pm
June 19, 2019
Registered sex offender who left North Dakota State Hospital in custody
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — A registered sex offender who left the North Dakota State Hospital without authorization Tuesday is back in custody, according...
June 19, 2019 - 12:49am
June 11, 2019
Alabama governor signs 'chemical castration' bill for some sex offenders
Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey, R, has signed a bill that will require people convicted of certain sex offenses to undergo "chemical castration"...
June 11, 2019 - 10:33am
May 13, 2019
Despite stricter police monitoring, Jamestown attracts disproportionate number of sex offenders
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — A disproportionate number of registered sex offenders live in Jamestown compared to other cities in the state, according...
May 13, 2019 - 6:00am
September 2, 2018
North Dakota works to track registered sex offenders
Keeping track track of sex offenders in North Dakota requires technology and the teamwork of law enforcement and communities across the state....
September 2, 2018 - 12:44pm
July 27, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota struggles in dealing with sex offenders
ST. PAUL—Dealing with sex offenders has been one of Minnesota's most difficult problems for at least 15 years.
July 27, 2018 - 10:32am
July 20, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Official announcement or politics?
ST. PAUL—Elected officials seeking re-election, or hoping to win another office, often make announcements that make it unclear if they...
July 20, 2018 - 5:03pm
April 25, 2018
Former Moorhead man is second to be fully discharged from state sex offender program
MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn.—A convicted sex offender who recently won a court fight with the Minnesota Department of Human Services plans to...
April 25, 2018 - 1:18pm
April 23, 2018
State officials in Minn. fear court ruling will let offenders go free too soon
ST. PAUL — About 450 sex offenders and mentally ill and dangerous Minnesotans could be released from state custody before they are fully treated,...
April 23, 2018 - 2:44pm
March 30, 2018
Dickinson man charged in child porn case
Editor's Note: This story was originally published on March 30, 2018. DICKINSON, N.D. -- A Dickinson man has been charged with two felony counts of child pornography. Lanny Schiele, 46 of Dickinson, has been charged with promoting or directing an obscene sexual performance by a...
March 30, 2018 - 5:38pm
January 12, 2018
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
ST. PAUL — Minnesota would seem to have an outsized influence on the next farm bill. Both of the state's senators are on that body's Agriculture...
January 12, 2018 - 11:10am
October 2, 2017
US high court leaves Minnesota sex offender program running
ST. PAUL—Minnesota can keep its program that indefinitely locks up sex offenders after they finish serving prison terms. The U.S. Supreme...
October 2, 2017 - 5:17pm
Minn. sex offender case rejected by US high court
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court will not hear a Minnesota case challenging a state law that allows sex offenders to remain locked up indefinitely....
October 2, 2017 - 11:04am
October 25, 2016
Minnesota struggles with sex offender reintegration as latest plan ‘backfired on us’
ST. PETER, Minn. — Nobody wants sex offenders in their neighborhood. That's the difficulty facing the state, which expects additional...
October 25, 2016 - 2:24pm