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Minnesota House takes no action against Gauthier

The Republican-controlled Minnesota House has adjourned without taking action against a Democratic member involved in a rest-stop sexual encounter with a 17-year-old boy.

Dems regroup after lawmaker in scandal drops out

Duluth Democrats began focusing Thursday on candidates who could replace a Minnesota state lawmaker involved in a sexual encounter with a 17-year-old boy at a rest stop.

Minnesota lawmaker in rest-stop scandal still silent

Duluth firefighter Erik Simonson has started a bid as a write-in Democratic candidate for the seat held by a Minnesota lawmaker involved in a sex scandal involving a 17-year-old boy at a rest stop.

Minnesota lawmaker urged to step aside amid scandal

A Democratic state lawmaker confronted by authorities over reports of oral sex with a teen-aged boy at a Minnesota rest stop is facing calls from a party leader to withdraw from a re-election campaign.