December 27, 2011 - Today, Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointments of Margaret Chutich and the Honorable John R. Rodenberg as judges for the two at-large seats on the Minnesota Court of Appeals. They will fill vacancies created by the retirements of Judge Edward Toussaint and Judge Gordon Shumaker, who retired earlier this year.
December 22, 2011 - Saint Paul, MN – The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending four candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancies created upon Judge Timothy K. Connell and Judge Jeffrey L. Flynn’s retirements in Minnesota’s Fifth Judicial District.
December 21, 2011 - St. Paul – In honor and remembrance of Army Chief Warrant Officer II Lucas Daniel Sigfrid, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the State of Minnesota, from sunrise until sunset on Thursday, December 22, 2011.
December 21, 2011 - A year into Governor Mark Dayton’s first term, Minnesotans are seeing the value of a Governor who is committed to putting people back to work, protecting middle-class taxpayers and changing the way government does business.
December 16, 2011 - Saint Paul, MN — Governor Mark Dayton today announced appointments to the Commission on Uniform State Laws. These appointments were made jointly by Governor Mark Dayton, Chief Justice Lorie Gildea, and Attorney General Lori Swanson.
December 16, 2011 - Saint Paul, MN – Governor Mark Dayton is asking for applicants to serve as members of the Guardian Ad Litem Board. The seven member board is responsible for creating and administering an independent, statewide guardian ad litem program.
December 09, 2011 - The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending five candidates to Governor Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancies created upon Judge Gordon Shumaker and Judge Edward Toussaint Jr’s retirements from at-large positions on the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
December 08, 2011 - Today, Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Luis A. Bartolomei as District Court Judge in Minnesota’s Fourth Judicial District. Mr. Bartolomei will be replacing the Honorable Charles A. Porter Jr, who retired earlier this year.