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Minnesota’s New Police Reform Laws: What You Need to Know
Minnesota’s New Police Reform Laws: What You Need to Know
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In the wake of George Floyd’s death and the nationwide protests that followed, Minnesota lawmakers have passed a series of police reform laws addressing police brutality and racial bias. Here’s what you need to know about the new laws and how they might affect you.


Increased Accountability for Police Misconduct


One of the key provisions of the new laws is increased accountability for police misconduct. The laws create a new state agency, the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer

Minneapolis May Abolish Its Police Force — What Does This Mean?
Minneapolis May Abolish Its Police Force — What Does This Mean?
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In the wake of the death of George Floyd, an idea that has been around for quite some time is starting to gain some traction: defunding the police.


The idea of “defunding” the police is something many people have a negative knee-jerk reaction to. However, what defunding or abolishing police inside and outside of Minneapolis means may surprise you. Here’s what you need to know.


Abolishing the Police in Minneapolis: What Does It Mean?


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Have Questions About Police and Excessive Force? We Have Answers
Have Questions About Police and Excessive Force? We Have Answers
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Police officers are bound to uphold the law as well as protect the rights of law-abiding citizens. However, if you’ve seen police responding to peaceful protests over the last few weeks, you could be forgiven for having no idea that that is what they are duty-bound to do.


According to Insider, police have been firing rubber bullets, tear gas, and other non-lethal projectiles at peaceful protestors — as well as journalists. Especially in conjunction with protests related



With offices in Minneapolis and Stillwater, Minnesota, Keyser Law, P.A. handles cases throughout the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area including:




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