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Following allegations against Rep. Rod Hamilton, Republican leaders of the state House have suspended him as committee chairman.
Noor's partner said he "perceived his life was in danger" and pulled his gun, according to charges.
The list of officers summoned to testify before a grand jury Tuesday indicates that Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman is trying to meet the legal standard to charge Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor in the shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond, legal experts say.
Hearing dates are set for early February for suspended University of Minnesota basketball player Reggie Lynch to appeal findings he was responsible for sexual misconduct against two women.
The Hennepin County attorney reversed course in the case of a Minneapolis police officer who shot Justine Damond in an alley after she had called 911 to report a possible crime.
The young women avoid life in prison for a drug robbery that went awry.
Greg Dolphin, 63, sentenced to year of home monitoring.
Jerry Spencer remembers sitting on the Atwater City Council in the mid-1990s, conducting interview after interview in search of a new police chief for the central Minnesota town, population 1,100. Reed Schmidt stood out. Social, friendly and outgoing, "he just seemed like the man for the position," Spencer said.
Thomas Joseph Incantalupo, 47, is accused of abusing the girl, now 16, beginning in August 2015.
The appeals process would likely take weeks if not months, making it unlikely Lynch will return to the court for the university, where investigators have recommended that he should be expelled.