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AP-MN--Minnesota News Digest 1:30 pm, MN

June 14, 2018

Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Minnesota. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or dglass@ap.org. Amy Forliti is on the desk.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

TOP STORY:

SUPREME COURT-POLLING PLACE ATTIRE

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a Minnesota law that barred voters in the state from wearing a wide range of political hats, T-shirts and pins to the polls. Minnesota had defended its law as a reasonable restriction that keeps order at polling places and prevents voter intimidation. But the justices ruled 7-2 that the state’s law is too broad, violating the free speech clause of the First Amendment. By Jessica Gresko. SENT: 475 words, photos.

With:

SUPREME COURT-POLLING PLACE ATTIRE-THE LATEST

AROUND THE STATE:

VULNERABLE ADULTS-AUDIT

ST. PAUL, Minn. — A federal audit says the state agency responsible for protecting vulnerable adults in Minnesota failed to provide adequate oversight for 20 adult day care centers. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 350 words.

IN BRIEF:

SCHOOL RATS, LAKE SEARCH, PLAYGROUND CRASH

SPORTS:

TWINS-TIGERS

DETROIT — Michael Fulmer takes the mound for the Tigers against Minnesota’s Lance Lynn. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 1:10 p.m. ET.

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