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November 20, 2012
From the Bench: Victims' rights in Minnesota state court
Crime victims have rights. It is the law in Minnesota. Chapter 611A of the Minnesota Statutes is entitled "Crime Victims: Rights, Programs, Agencies." The first provisions were enacted by the state Legislature in 1983. In the intervening years, this chapter has been expanded and...
News / state
November 20, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2010
Meeting in Alexandria to address constitutional rights
A meeting to talk about the rights guaranteed under the United States Constitution will take place in Alexandria on Tuesday, January 26 from 7 to 9 p.m.
January 25, 2010 - 12:21pm
February 20, 2009
Column - Privacy rights should prevail
The question has again been raised as to whether media should be allowed at Dover Air Force Base (AFB) in Delaware - the site of the military's largest mortuary. President Barack Obama said in a recent press conference that the White House is in the process of reviewing the ban on...
February 20, 2009 - 12:00am
September 19, 2008
Credit cards and debt: Know your rights
By the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson As the economy falters and costs of everything from food to utilities to health care continue to rise, many people are forced to turn to credit cards to finance day-to-day living expenses. In 1968 Americans owed $8 billion...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am
August 1, 2008
Your legal rights: Short term health insurance
From the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson Many people find themselves without health insurance when they are between jobs or after they graduate from school. Because health care costs are so high, people often grapple with how to obtain affordable health insurance...
August 1, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Your legal rights: Beware of payday loans
From the office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson With a struggling economy, rising gas prices, high health care costs, and credit card debt, many Minnesotans may find themselves financially squeezed and looking for help. Due to a shortage of credit available through...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
Your legal rights: The real deal on reverse mortgages
By the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson With the cost of everything going up - from living expenses to health care to utilities - many senior citizens find themselves financially squeezed like never before. And with the baby boomers growing older, there are a lot...
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Your legal rights: Prevent cyberbullying and online harrassment
From the Office of Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson In suburban Minnesota, a young boy creates a webpage about a female junior high classmate, calling her names, spreading rumors about her sexuality, and sharing information about her location until she no longer wants to attend...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am