High court rules against unallotment cuts
ST. PAUL -- A dramatic Minnesota Supreme Court ruling Wednesday threw state budget talks back to 2009.
Minnesota legislators and Gov. Tim Pawlenty failed to balance the state budget a year ago and a high court ruling Wednesday ordered them back to the negotiations table. The court threw out the governor's summer unilateral budget cuts and told the two sides to try again to plug a $2.7 billion budget hole.
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