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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 19, 2021Contact: Claire Lancasterclaire.lancaster@state.mn.us651-219-2975Commission on Judicial Selection Opens Application Process for Vacancy in the Third Judicial District
[ST. PAUL, MN] – Today, the Commission on Judicial Selection announced a new vacancy in Minnesota’s Third Judicial
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 17, 2021Contact: Claire Lancasterclaire.lancaster@state.mn.us651-219-2975
Commission on Judicial Selection Opens Application Process for Vacancy on the Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals
[ST. PAUL, MN] – Today the Commission on Judicial Selection announced a vacancy occurring on
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 12, 2021Contact: Claire Lancasterclaire.lancaster@state.mn.us651-219-2975 
Governor Walz Appoints Sarah Wheelock to Fill Vacancy on the Minnesota Court of Appeals 
[ST. PAUL, MN] – Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan today announced the appointment of
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 4, 2021Contact: Claire Lancasterclaire.lancaster@state.mn.us651-219-2975
Governor’s Merit Selection Panel Recommends Court of Appeals Candidates
[ST. PAUL, MN] – Earlier this year, Governor Tim Walz asked a merit selection panel consisting of Administration leadership, as well as
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By Shauna Faye Kieffer
I was in the middle of a 200-mile relay running race when my 34-year-old brother died in August 2019. His wife kept calling me. I answered about four miles deep into the race and I knew by her voice
Continue Reading This moment and this breath: A public defender writes about loss, survival, and extreme sports