The federal government is suing the city of St. Anthony for rejecting a proposed Islamic center a couple of years ago.
The U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger announced a civil rights lawsuit at a news conference Wednesday afternoon. The announcement follows a recent notice of intent to sue sent by the U.S. Department of Justice alleging religious discrimination.
Submitted by Katherine Johnson on Wednesday, August 27th, 1:35 pm
The Minneapolis City Council is preparing to vote on whether to move forward with the proposed $1.6 billion Southwest Light Rail line. Since the vote on Friday cannot come with any conditions, the city voted on a few conditions ahead of Friday's official vote, like protecting public land ownership.