Minn. attorney general advises Legislature to pass bill clearing up lawmaker arrest confusion

  • Article by: BRIAN BAKST , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 24, 2014 - 10:40 PM

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson has advised the Legislature to forge ahead with a bill making clear that lawmakers can't avoid arrest for drunken driving or other crimes during a legislative session, but a key senator said Thursday he still thinks the measure is unnecessary.

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