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Sarah Pritzker
14 Oct 2016
Sarah Pritzker and Her Karmic Kitchens

Sarah Pritzker, daughter of Fred and Renee Pritzker, was featured in an article on the U of M Carlson School of Management website, “Creating a Karmic Product“: “Self-proclaimed wanderlust Sarah Pritzker, ’16 MBA, spent her post-college years as a bike tour…

Attorney Eric Hageman
07 Jul 2016
Police Excessive Force Lawsuit Settlement

Attorney Eric Hageman represented Luis Garcia in an excessive-force lawsuit against the City of Minneapolis and former Minneapolis police officer Blayne Lehner. Mr. Garcia, who was a passenger in a vehicle stopped by the police, was handcuffed and detained without…

Bacteria Testing
25 Apr 2016
Elizabethkingia Outbreak Confirmed in Illinois; 6 out of 10 People Dead

Our law firm is investigating this Elizabethkingia outbreak in Wisconsin. The Illinois Department of Public Health has announced that a new cluster of Elizabethkingia anophelis has sickened at least 10 Illinois residents, killing 6. Concerned by the widespread, continuing outbreak…

Elizabethkingia Outbreak Spreads from Wisconsin to Michigan

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) are keeping close tabs on a disturbing multistate outbreak of Elizabethkingia anophelis, an emerging infectious disease that has sickened 59 people, killing 18, in southeast and southern Wisconsin since November 2015. This little-known illness…

Carbon Monoxide in Leech Lake Fish House Poisons 4, Kills One

One man died and another was seriously sickened by carbon monoxide poisoning when propane heaters in a fish house on Leech Lake were not properly ventilated, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office told the Star Tribune. Two other men were treated…

Fred Pritzker and Eric Hageman
02 Jul 2015
Minneapolis Marriott Employee Charged with Sexual Assault

A Minneapolis Marriott hotel employee who allegedly sexually assaulted a guest has been charged with 3rd-degree criminal sexual conduct. He was charged Tuesday in Hennepin County District Court. The alleged assault occurred Sunday at the Marriott Residence Inn, 45 South…

Woman Sues Embassy Suites and Hilton Worldwide

Lawsuit Alleges Sexual Assault This week a lawsuit was filed on behalf of a woman alleging she was sexually assaulted in her hotel room by a co-worker who was given a key to her room by hotel staff after he…

Inmate at Waukesha County Jail Dies

An inmate at the Waukesha County Jail died yesterday. The cause of the death is unknown. Our thoughts are with the family. At about 4:00 a.m. this morning, the police and first responders arrived at the Waukesha County Jail. Upon arrival, the…