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Gov. Walz appoints Christy Hormann to fill 3rd Judicial District vacancy
Jan 25, 2022
Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced the appointment of Christy Hormann as district court judge in Minnesota’s 3rd Judicial District.
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Minnesota Supreme Court Committee issues interim report on the Legal Paraprofessional Pilot Project
Jan 24, 2022
At the end of December 2021, the Standing Committee for the Legal Paraprofessional Pilot Project issued the Interim Report and Recommendations to the Minnesota Supreme Court required by the Order Implementing the Legal Paraprofessional Pilot Project.
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Letter to the editor: Leanne Fuith's "Is there a better way to admit lawyers?"
Jan 21, 2022
I was disheartened by Leanne Fuith’s article disparaging the validity of the bar exam. While some of her points such as adequately testing the ability for real life application and practice are important - that's not really something you can ever adequately test with any licensing exam whether it be law, nursing, medical, etc.
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Commission on Judicial Selection opens application process for vacancy in the 10th Judicial District
Jan 21, 2022
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced a new vacancy in Minnesota’s Tenth Judicial District.
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Commission on Judicial Selection opens application process for vacancies in the 7th Judicial District
Jan 18, 2022
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced two vacancies in Minnesota’s Seventh Judicial District.
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Commission on Judicial Selection opens application process for vacancies in the 2nd Judicial District
Jan 14, 2022
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced two vacancies in Minnesota’s Second Judicial District.
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Commission on Judicial Selection recommends 3rd Judicial District candidates to Gov. Walz
Jan 11, 2022
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced that it is recommending three candidates for consideration to fill a vacancy in Minnesota’s Third Judicial District.
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Commission on Judicial Selection recommends Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals candidates to Gov. Walz
Jan 10, 2022
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced that it is recommending three candidates for consideration to fill a vacancy on Minnesota’s Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals.
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Gov. Walz appoints Helen Brosnahan and Kari Willis to fill 10th Judicial District vacancies
Jan 03, 2022
Governor Tim Walz announced the appointments of Helen Brosnahan and Kari Willis as District Court Judges in Minnesota’s Tenth Judicial District.
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Commission on Judicial Selection opens application process for vacancies in the 4th Judicial District
Jan 03, 2022
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced two vacancies in Minnesota’s Fourth Judicial District.
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Governor Walz, Lt. Governor Flanagan announce appointments
Jan 03, 2022
Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan announced appointments to the Commission on Judicial Selection, Board of High Pressure Piping Systems, Great Lakes Protection Fund Board of Directors, and Minnesota Forest Resources Council.
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Commission on Judicial Selection opens application process for vacancy in the 1st Judicial District
Jan 03, 2022
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced a new vacancy in Minnesota’s First Judicial District.
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Commission on Judicial Selection recommends 10th Judicial District candidates to Gov. Walz
Dec 06, 2021
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced that it is recommending four candidates for consideration to fill two vacancies in Minnesota’s Tenth Judicial District.
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A great day to be a new lawyer
JENNIFER THOMPSON
Dec 06, 2021
At the end of October, I had the honor of offering a few remarks to the newest members of our profession when I spoke at the new lawyer admission ceremonies. The ceremonies were held (in person, mostly) in the House of Representatives chamber at the Minnesota State Capitol.
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Potential ethics rule changes
Susan Humiston
Dec 06, 2021
The ethics rules generally change infrequently. Currently pending before the Minnesota Supreme Court are petitions to amend the advertising ethics rules (Rule 7, Minnesota Rules of Professional Conduct) as well as a proposal to amend the confidentiality rules applicable to information held by the Director’s Office (Rule 20, Rules on Lawyers Professional Responsibility).
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On the defensive: Responding to security suggestions
MARK LANTERMAN
Dec 06, 2021
Deflection, anger, denial, minimization of the threat, and an instant resort to the blame game often follow an earnest attempt to inform upper management of a security concern.
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Notes & Trends – December 2021
Dec 06, 2021
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Pro bono spotlight: The Reentry Justice Program
Dec 06, 2021
The MSBA is proud to partner with legal services organizations across Minnesota to encourage pro bono and to let you know about opportunities to volunteer your time.
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Minnesota’s newest attorneys sworn in at the Capitol
Dec 06, 2021
The Minnesota Supreme Court and the MSBA welcomed 345 new lawyers to the bar in seven admission ceremonies held at the state Capitol on October 29.
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Commission on Judicial Selection opens application process for vacancy in the 3rd Judicial District
Nov 19, 2021
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced a new vacancy in Minnesota’s Third Judicial District.
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