609.23 MISTREATMENT OF PERSONS CONFINED.
Whoever, being in charge of or employed in any institution, whether public or private,
intentionally abuses or ill-treats any person confined therein who is mentally or physically
disabled or who is involuntarily confined therein by order of court or other duly constituted
authority may be sentenced to imprisonment for not more than one year or to payment of a fine
of not more than $3,000, or both.
History: 1963 c 753 art 1 s 609.23; 1984 c 628 art 3 s 11