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ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Supreme Court has denied further review of Steven Allan Housman’s civil commitment to the state sex offender program in St. Peter and Moose Lake.


The Court of Appeals had previously affirmed Housman’s commitment. Housman, 59, formerly of Montevideo, was indefinitely committed to the program by a district court ruling in 2009.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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