A federal appeals court has upheld a judge's approval of a $50 million settlement in a lawsuit over publicity rights for retired NFL players. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday rejected arguments by several retirees - including Jim Marshall, Joe Senser and Dan Pastorini - that the class-action settlement on behalf of around 25,000 players […]
The Eighth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals agreed with a district court decision Monday, rejecting a suit by a Minneapolis police officer who claimed the department and former Chief Tim Dolan tried to silence him for denouncing police misconduct. Sgt. Michael Keefe, now in the First Precinct, sued after he was removed as head of the department's Violent O […]
For the second time, a federal appeals court has sent a dispute over Duluth casino payments back to district court, saying the district court did not rule on all of the six factors it had been ordered to consider. Friday's ruling from a panel of three judges on the 8th District Court of Appeals is the latest in the six-year-old dispute between the City […]
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