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CONTEMPTS

See also BREACH OF THE PEACE

Administration Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 15.08

Aeronautics, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 360.015

Affidavits, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.04

Agriculture Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 31A.27

Aircraft, violations of prohibited operation, Minn. Statutes 2009 360.075

Ambulance services, subpoenas, noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2009 144E.30

Appearance

Illness, excuse, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.15

Requirement, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.05

Arbitrators and arbitration panels, subpoenas, order for compliance, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 179A.16

Arrest warrants

Bail, directions regarding, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.06

First warrant, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.04, 2009 588.07

Nonbailable warrants, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.08

Second warrant, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.14

Attorneys

Contempt of court, removal, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2009 481.15

Misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Bail

Arrest warrants, directions to admit to bail, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.06, 2009 588.07

Cash bail, judgment creditors, Minn. Statutes 2009 550.011

Recognizance to appear, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.07, 2009 588.08, 2009 588.14

Business records, order to produce, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2009 8.16

Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board

Subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 10A.02

Charitable organizations

Violations, assurance of discontinuance, Minn. Statutes 2009 309.57

Child abuse victims, videotaped interviews, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2009 634.35

Child support, see Contempts under CHILD SUPPORT

Collection agencies

Failure to obey order to compel disclosures, Minn. Statutes 2009 332.40

Collective bargaining group representatives

Orders to appear, disobeying, Minn. Statutes 2009 45.027

Subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 179.16

Commerce Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 216C.29

Constructive contempts

Procedure, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.04

Types of offenses, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Coroners, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Court administrators, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Criminal contempt

Criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.20

Jurors, Minn. Statutes 2009 593.50

Subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.20

Damages, amount, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.14

Debtors, supplementary proceedings

Bonds, failure to give, Minn. Statutes 2009 575.03

Direct contempts

Summary punishment, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.04

Types of offenses, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Disorderly conduct, see DISORDERLY CONDUCT

Dissolution of marriage, orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 518.131

District court, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.02

Domestic abuse protection orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 518B.01

Election-related errors or omissions

Order for relief, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 204B.44

Employers

Public defense, failure to withhold reimbursement payments, Minn. Statutes 2009 611.20

Retaliation against victims or witnesses for absence to testify, Minn. Statutes 2009 611A.036

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.02, 2009 588.10

Gambling, appearances or evidence, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 349.151

Gang activity, injunctions, violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 617.95

Garnishment, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 571.84

Habeas corpus, eligibility for, Minn. Statutes 2009 589.01, 2009 589.14

Habitual users of narcotics, orders, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2009 254.11

Harassment, restraining order violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 609.748

Health Department, subpoenas

Failure to obey compliance orders, Minn. Statutes 2009 144.054

Hearing aid dispensing, investigations, subpoenas, Minn. Statutes 2009 153A.15

Hearings, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.09

Human Rights Department, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2009 363A.06

Immunity from criminal prosecution, dentists, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2009 150A.08

Imprisonment

Failure to perform, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.12

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.02

Term, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.10

Indictments for same offense, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.13

Insurance companies, audits and examinations, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 60A.031

Insurance, unfair trade practices, subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2009 72A.22

Investigations, hearing aid dispensing

Subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2009 153A.15

Iron sulphide mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2009 298.48

Judgment debtors

Conciliation court, failure to notify creditors, Minn. Statutes 2009 491A.02

Judgments

Disobedience generally, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 550.02

Jurors

Failure to report for duty, Minn. Statutes 2009 628.48

Failure to serve, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Improper communications, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Juvenile court orders, interference with, Minn. Statutes 2009 260B.421, 2009 260C.421

Juvenile courts, Minn. Statutes 2009 260B.154, 2009 260C.154

Juveniles returned to state under Interstate Compact on Juveniles, expenses, refusal or failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2009 260.55

Labor and Industry Department, subpoenas, failure to obey

Occupational safety and health, inspections, Minn. Statutes 2009 182.659

Legislative auditor, refusal to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 3.978

Legislature, Minn. Const. art 4 s 25, 2009 3.14, 2009 3.15

Management and Budget Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 15.08

Mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2009 298.48

Minnesota Code of Military Justice, Minn. Statutes 2009 192A.26, 2009 192A.445

Motor vehicle dealers, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 168.27

Multistate Tax Commission, interstate audits, Minn. Statutes 2009 290.171

Natural Resources Department, subpoenas

Failure to obey, water use permit hearings, Minn. Statutes 2009 103G.311

Nursery stock, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 18J.04

Orders

Cash bail posted for unpaid judgments, payment to judgment creditors, Minn. Statutes 2009 550.011

Disobedience generally, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Indemnification of injured party, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.11

Show cause orders, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.04

Summary punishment, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.03

Parenting time, unwarranted denials or interference, Minn. Statutes 2009 518.175

Parents, children, cost of care, examination, or treatment, juvenile court orders, failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2009 260B.331, 2009 260C.331

Paternity, judgments or orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 257.67

Persons in custody

Court appearance, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.05

Illness, excuse for, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.15

Physicians and surgeons, abortion, reporting violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 145.4246

Plant pests, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 18J.04

Plants (vegetation), subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 18J.04

Pollution Control Agency, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2009 115.03

Professional fund raisers, violations

Assurance of discontinuance, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2009 309.57

Prostitution promoters, violations of protection orders, Minn. Statutes 2009 609.3232

Provocative language, Minn. Statutes 2009 625.15

Public interest labor disputes, orders, refusal to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 179.08

Public nuisance abatement, violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 617.86, 2009 617.87

Public Utilities Commission, Minn. Statutes 2009 216B.29

Railroad companies, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 270.83

Revenue Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 270C.32

Seeds, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 18J.04

Semitaconite mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2009 298.48

Separation of husband and wife, orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2009 518.131

Sheriff's civil service commissions

Subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2009 387.40

Sheriffs, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Spousal maintenance, see Contempts under SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE

Subpoenas, disobedience, generally, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01, 2009 588.20

Taconite mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2009 298.48

Tax administration and compliance matters

Disobedience of injunction, Minn. Statutes 2009 270C.32, 2009 270C.61

Tax arbitration boards, multistate taxes, Minn. Statutes 2009 290.171

Tax Court, subpoenas or orders, refusal to comply, Minn. Statutes 2009 271.13

Tax returns, failure to file complete and proper return

Civil fine per day, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.21

Telephone companies

Disobedience of laws, orders, or judgments, Minn. Statutes 2009 237.27

Traffic violations, surcharges for peace officer training

Refusal to pay, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Unfair and discriminatory trade practices

Assurance of discontinuance, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2009 8.31

Visitation, parenting time

Unwarranted denials or interference, Minn. Statutes 2009 518.175

Water and Soil Resources Board

Subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2009 103A.331

Wiretapped evidence, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2009 626A.08

Witnesses

Criminal trials outside state, failure to travel and testify, Minn. Statutes 2009 634.06

Detaining, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Refusal to be sworn or answer, Minn. Statutes 2009 588.01

Work release, Minn. Statutes 2009 631.425

Workers' compensation insurance

Inspections, subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2009 176.184

Workers' compensation

Subpoenas, failure to obey, proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2009 176.351