The Republican National Convention (RNC) will be held at the Xcel Energy Center in downtown St Paul from September 1st, 2008 through September 4th 2008. The following information addresses the possible impact on court business during this time.Order Issued Regarding Court Security
Aug. 28, 2008: Judge Gearin has issued an order regarding security procedures at the Law Enforcement Center effective Aug. 30 to Sept. 5, 2008.
Chief Judge Rules on Two Motions Regarding Public Viewing Areas
Aug. 26, 2008: Hon. Kathleen Gearin, Chief Judge of the Second District Court, ruled today on two motions concerning the size and location of the Public Viewing Area for the Republican National Convention.
Order and Memorandum re case # 62-CV-08-7982 filed by Twin Cities Peace Campaign, et al.