Associated Press , Published May 03 2013
Judge: Investigative reports to remain sealed in former coach's child porn case
Attorneys for Todd Hoffner asked for an injunction to keep the reports sealed after a Twin Cities television station asked for them. In a ruling filed Friday, Judge Krista Jass granted that request. Jass called it an occasion in which the press must exercise restraint and some effort to protect the rights of the accused.
Hoffner is the former head football coach at Minnesota State University, Mankato. He was cleared of child porn charges last year, after Jass concluded that short videos of his kids acting silly after a bath were not child porn and showed nothing illegal.