Carol Weissenborn writes the MNSCTCrimBlog. She is proud to have been associated with Minnesota Public Defense for the past twenty years. A native of Miami, Florida, Carol earned a B.A. in Creative Writing from Florida State University and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. She was formerly the Chief Public Defender for the Third Judicial District in southeast Minnesota. Carol is an adjunct law professor at Hamline University School of Law, where she teaches Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure and the Law of Juvenile Delinquency. She also paints, with decidedly more enthusiasm than skill.