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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Supreme Court say no new trial for priest convicted of sex misconduct

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ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court has refused a request for a new trial from a Roman Catholic priest convicted of a felony for having a sexual relationship with a female parishioner 10 years ago. Attorneys for the Reverend Christopher Wenthe argued state law violates the First Amendment.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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