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Mike Bryant

Justice : Words of Martin Luther King Jr.

It is  Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The courts are closed, no mail , and for some a day off. It will be a day to read or hear the “I Have A Dream ” speech. To think about it’s meaning. […]

Mike Bryant

Pedestrians See Dangers on New Years Eve

When doe pedestrians ss the most danger?   It is  New Year’s Eve.   Why?  It is usually a combination of drunk drivers and drunk walkers. “Alcohol impairs your physical ability to walk and to drive,”said Dr. Thomas Esposito at Loyola University […]

Mike Bryant

What You Were Reading In 2017 At The Minneapolis Legal Examiner

This year has been less active then last year.  Joe blogged more.   I again took some time off for a couple of months from posting.  Mostly due to a group of trials I had.  We thank everyone, who took the […]

Joe Crumley

Practice Pointers for Lawyers

No-Fault Insurance in the Age of Uber.  About 25 years ago, your editor put together a little flow chart to help remember the no-fault priorities when asked to do research on the subject. After a few drafts, Version 1.0 was […]

Joe Crumley

St. Thomas Shooting – Is anyone to Blame?

Paul J. Rousseau, a student, was shot in the head while in a dorm room at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul.  A Star Tribune story last week noted that: [Rousseau]… was injured seriously enough to require surgery after a gun was […]

Mike Bryant

25-year High in Pedestrian Deaths

The Minneapolis Star Tribune reported this month that Pedestrian deaths are on the rise:  Last year, 60 pedestrians died on Minnesota roads, 19 more than in 2015, state officials said. The last time that many died was in 1991, with […]

Mike Bryant

Happy Fourth Of July

It’s Independence Day. It was always one of the greatest days growing up back in Rhode Island. There was a 3-4 hour parade, clam bakes and fireworks that night. The whole town of Bristol was electric as people returned home […]

Mike Bryant

What Were You Reading About In 2015 At Legal Examiner?

It’s been great to have a forum to talk about making the world safer, but even more important has been the opportunity to learn from Legal Examiner and great lawyers across the country. Here’s the list of what the most […]

Joe Crumley

Settling for “Full Policy Limits”: Why You Still Need a Lawyer

Three true stories about people who thought they were settling for all the insurance coverage, but we found much more for them.

Joe Crumley

Who Will Replace Sex Abuse Tarnished Archbishop Nienstedt?

The news of Archbishop John Nienstedt’s apparent ouster by the church is big news nationwide.  There are front page stories in USA Today, CNN, and the New York Times. Most of the stories, including a Star Tribune banner headline note that Auxiliary […]