Supreme Court rules for Franken
By Don Davis
St. Paul Capitol Bureau
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Supreme Court says Al Franken won the U.S. Senate race and should be sworn in as the state's second senator.
In an early-afternoon ruling today, five members of the high court agreed with a district court decision that Democrat Franken received more votes than Republican Norm Coleman. Justices repeatedly wrote that Coleman failed to prove his case.
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