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Are sentences unusually light for gun crime in Hennepin County?

A battle seems to be brewing between Hennepin County judges and public officials. The controversy surrounds what is a perceived leniency when it comes to gun crime. One public official in particular believes that county judges are ignoring the state's sentencing guidelines.

Former Gophers player charged with assault

In the heat of the moment, emotions might run high, and sometimes people find themselves in uncharacteristic situations. However, that doesn't necessarily mean that any ensuing criminal charges can be backed up with reliable evidence. These issues may come up after the recent arrest of a former University of Minnesota quarterback.

Father facing murder charge after incident in New Brighton

It isn't difficult to imagine how a long-term feud between neighbors can reach a breaking point. If heated enough, such a dispute can make a person do things that are wildly out of character. When criminal charges result from a neighborhood dispute of any kind, it is important for the circumstances of the charges to be carefully analyzed. After all, every story has at least two sides.

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