Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Norm Coleman attorney Joe Friedberg rests his eyes as witness Pamela Howell, background, is questioned by an Al Franken attorney Monday in the U.S. Senate election trial. (Pool photo by Jim Mone, Associated Press)

Franken looks to protect his victory as his case starts in election lawsuit

Email News Alerts

ST. PAUL - Now it is Al Franken's turn.

Franken's campaign starts its case in Norm Coleman's U.S. Senate election lawsuit today. The Democrat hopes to build on his slim, 225-vote victory and become Minnesota's next senator.

Advertisement

Coleman's attorneys wrapped up their case Monday after spending 26 days trying to show a three-judge panel that the election and that as many as 2,500 Minnesota voters did not have their valid votes counted in the Nov. 4 election.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement