An investigation by the Human Services Department found an employee at the state hospital in St. Peter emotionally abused a sex offender patient. The hospital, which treats dangerous mentally ill patients, put the employee through a coaching session to prevent future incidents. The incident adds to a series of recent problems at the St. Peter hospital.
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand defends role in Al Franken's resignation
She was the first Democratic senator to call on Franken to resign.