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Dionne Cordell-Whitney

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R. Kelly Faces New Sex Crime Charges in Minnesota

Already facing charges in Illinois and New York, singer R. Kelly’s legal troubles piled up higher Monday as Minnesota prosecutors announced two counts of engaging in prostitution and solicitation.

Minnesota Congressman Is Not Immune to Defamation Suit

The St. Paul city attorney can move forward with her defamation lawsuit against Congressman John Lesch for a letter he wrote questioning her suitability for a job, the Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled Monday.

Lawyer Takes Fight Against State Bar Dues to 8th Circuit

An Eighth Circuit panel heard oral arguments Thursday in an attorney’s challenge over a state bar association’s requirement that attorneys be members of – and also pay dues to – the association in order to practice law.