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Moriarty’s office hires Innocence Project attorney to review past convictions

An attorney with the Great North Innocence Project has been hired by Hennepin County Attorney Mary Moriarty to head the office’s new Conviction Integrity...

Minnesota mom calls out light punishment of vehicular assault and homicide...

A Minnesota mother has striven to draw attention to the lax punishments meted out to perpetrators of vehicular-related crimes after her daughter suffered life-altering...

Stearns County held mandatory training on how ‘we are all criminals’

The Stearns County Human Services Department recently required all of its employees to attend a training on how they are “all criminals.” The training was...

Tayler Rahm: Is Minnesota becoming a criminal sanctuary state?

It’s true: Accidents happen. That phrase, usually said with a shrug, tends to signify our resignation that some things in life are simply beyond...

Commentary: It’s time for Minnesota to act and get tough on...

It takes a lot to shock us these days. Considering our mission is to protect children from violence, exploitation and indoctrination, we must constantly...

Senate GOP bill may not end probation for child sex predators...

Alpha News has previously reported on the state’s lax penalties for child predators. Contact or in-person offenders where the victim is a child under...

Report on child pornography admits Minnesota is lax on predators |...

Warning: This article contains quotes from the Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines Commission report that are disturbing and graphic.  After public pressure to toughen penalties on predators,...