Posts Tagged Violent crime

Judge likely to release CT results in Kolstad case

Philip Nelson, center, is flanked by his parents, Pat and Norma Nelson as he leaves the Blue Earth County Justice Center in Mankato, Minn. Monday, July 14, 2014 after a court appearance. In the foreground is defense attorney Jim Fleming. Nelson, a former quarterback for the University of Minnesota football team, has been charged with assaulting Isaac Kolstad in downtown Mankato on May 11, 2014. (AP Photo/The Mankato Free Press, John Cross)

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — A judge likely will allow the attorney for former Minnesota Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson to have access to brain scans of the former football player Nelson is accused of assaulting, after the prosecutor and a lawyer for the victim indicated no opposition to the request Monday.

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New alcohol charge against John Mellencamp’s son

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The 20-year-old son of rock star John Mellencamp faces an underage drinking charge while awaiting resolution of charges that he and his brother seriously injured a man in a fight.

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