North Star Liberty
Minnesota policies, politics, and people, with an emphasis on the west Twin Cities metro area.
Thursday, December 06, 2018
Jury duty: the trial
If you are a fan of courtroom dramas on TV or in the movies, you are probably familiar with the basic format of a trial: opening statements ...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Jury duty: jury selection
Not us, but this is what the jury box looks like. Photo: Hennepin County After my name was called in the jury assembly room, I joined a ...
Thursday, November 22, 2018
Jury duty: summons
In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and distric...
Thursday, February 02, 2017
One nation, under God
The people in this room come from many, many backgrounds. You represent so many religions and so many views. But we are all united by our ...
Friday, February 19, 2016
The Republican Party and this country lost an opportunity to elect the leader that this country needs when Carly Fiorina suspended her cam...
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Fiorina worth a second look
Attending a Carly Fiorina house party this past weekend strengthened my support for the presidential candidate and my conviction that you s...
Sunday, December 20, 2015
Merry Christmas, my friend
North Star Liberty dedicates this poem to all active duty, Reserve, and National Guard soldiers, sailors, airmen, Marines, and Coast ...
Friday, September 25, 2015
Caucus for Carly
The fall season brings more than leaf raking, homecoming, and Honeycrisp apples. Senate District gala season is upon us ( don't forget...
Saturday, August 15, 2015
A new hope
The SD44 Republicans held their annual picnic in Plymouth Thursday evening. Just like at baseball spring training, hope springs eternal ...
Monday, January 19, 2015
The bigotry of Glee
bigot – a person who is obstinately or intolerantly devoted to his or her own opinions and prejudices; especially : one who regard...
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