Murder of a Minneapolis muckraker

  • Article by: JAMES ELI SHIFFER , Star Tribune
  • Updated: March 5, 2010 - 6:34 PM

Newspaperman Arthur Kasherman bashed crooked public officials and gangsters in words "saturated with cyanide." He was gunned down on Jan. 22, 1945, and no one was ever brought to justice. But Kasherman's murder started a movement against mob rule in Minneapolis.

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