Courts seek more money for salaries
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota judges for years told the public that justice delayed is justice denied, and budget cuts delay justice.
Budget struggles eased two years ago and now court officials seek a budget bump to raise judges and staff members' pay.
"Our priority last (legislative budget) session was to stop the bleeding," Chief Justice Lorie Gildea said in an interview.
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