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December 8, 2009
UPDATED: Jury rules in favor of city in Afton trial
The six-day trial of GJ&M Development Inc. v. Afton has reached its end, with the jury reaching a verdict in favor of the city. Following the afternoon break during Monday's trial, Afton's attorney made a motion to dismiss the plaintiff's claims since they felt that they did not...
December 8, 2009 - 4:51pm
December 7, 2009
"Beyond the Beat" blog: More testimony in Afton trial
Current and former Afton City Council members took the stand Monday at the Washington County Courthouse in Stillwater. Click on the "Beyond the Beat" web link to get the latest on the GJ&M v. City of Afton. Beyond the Beat blog is located on the bottom of the Woodbury Bulletin homepage...
December 7, 2009 - 1:56pm
December 3, 2009
Afton trial continues into next week
The case of GJ&M Development Inc. v. Afton continued Thursday, Dec. 3 at the Washington County Courthouse in Stillwater and will continue into next week. Judge Mary Hannon is hearing the case. During week Gordy Jarvis' attorneys in the case questioned several witnesses in the case...
December 3, 2009 - 5:16pm
August 17, 2009
Judge enforces plea agreement in Afton airstrip case
The lawsuit against Afton resident Jeffrey Walker and his allegedly illegal airstrip has finally landed. A jury trial was scheduled to begin Monday, Aug. 17 at the Washington County Court House. However, the jury trial never took place because the court decided to enforce a plea...
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August 17, 2009 - 1:07pm
May 22, 2009
Afton airstrip trial still on the runway
The lawsuit against Afton resident Jeffrey Walker and his allegedly illegal airstrip will be delayed once again. New Afton city attorney Fritz Knaak informed the city council at its May 19 meeting that the jury trial has been postponed until June 15 so that he can acquaint himself...
May 22, 2009 - 11:58am
February 27, 2009
Counties ordered to check ballots
ST. PAUL - Judges in the Senate election trial want county officials' help. The court on Thursday ordered 63 counties and some cities to examine...
February 27, 2009 - 8:00am
February 25, 2009
Trial digs into voter complexities
ST. PAUL - Kay Mack only talked about a handful of ballots, but her testimony Tuesday illustrated the complexity of a major issue in the U.S....
February 25, 2009 - 8:24am
February 24, 2009
Afton airstrip case to get a jury trial
The suit against Afton resident Jeffrey Walker and his allegedly illegal airstrip has taken off and is now flying to a jury trial in the spring. It's been almost five years since Walker installed an airstrip on his property at 1022 Indian Trail South in Afton -- a move which Afton...
February 24, 2009 - 1:02pm
February 23, 2009
Senate trial intrigue lost on observers
ST. PAUL - Minnesota voters - and even politically engaged college students - have little interest in details of the prolonged U.S. Senate election...
February 23, 2009 - 8:03am
January 27, 2009
Woodbury woman part of Senate trial
ST. PAUL - A Woodbury woman played a minor role in an early U.S. Senate election trial controversy. Kristen Fuzer was the first witness in...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
Counties to supply ballots in Senate trial
ST. PAUL - Three judges are handling the U.S. Senate election trial, but county election workers are not done with their part in the prolonged...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
Thousands of ballots at play in Senate trial
ST. PAUL - Minnesota's historic U.S. Senate election trial, to start Monday, in some ways may resemble popular television courtroom dramas. "This is going to be very much what you expect a trial to be based on watching 'L.A. Law' or 'Law and Order,'" said Marc Elias, an attorney...
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
August 5, 2008
Prosecution rests; Franco defense witnesses testify about man leaving scene from fatal bus crash
WILLMAR -- The prosecution rested this morning, and the defense team began calling witnesses in the trial of Olga Marina Franco del Cid, 24, of Minneota. Franco is accused of a total of 24 criminal charges stemming from the fatal Feb. 19 school bus crash near Cottonwood. Three witnesses...
August 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
Opening arguments set for this morning in crash trial
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Opening arguments will begin at 8 a.m. today in the trial of the Guatemalan woman accused of causing the fatal school bus crash near Cottonwood. Jury selection was completed around 2 p.m. Wednesday in the trial of Olga Marina Franco Del Cid, 24, of Minneota, who...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Judge denies change of venue in Cottonwood bus crash case
MARSHALL -- The trial of Olga Marina Franco Del Cid, the 24-year-old Minneota woman charged in the fatal Cottonwood school bus crash, will begin July 28 in Kandiyohi County District Court in Willmar. In an order issued Tuesday, District Judge David W. Peterson denied a second motion...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am