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CONTEMPTS

See also BREACH OF THE PEACE

Administration Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 15.08

Aeronautics, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 360.015

Affidavits, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.04

Agriculture Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 31A.27

Aircraft, violations of prohibited operation, Minn. Statutes 2014 360.075

Ambulance services, subpoenas, noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2014 144E.30

Appearance

Illness, excuse, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.15

Requirement, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.05

Arbitrators and arbitration panels, subpoenas, order for compliance, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 179A.16

Arrest warrants

Bail, directions regarding, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.06

First warrant, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.04, 2014 588.07

Nonbailable warrants, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.08

Second warrant, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.14

Attorneys

Contempt of court, removal, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2014 481.15

Misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Bail

Arrest warrants, directions to admit to bail, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.06, 2014 588.07

Cash bail, judgment creditors, Minn. Statutes 2014 550.011

Recognizance to appear, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.07, 2014 588.08, 2014 588.14

Business records, order to produce, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2014 8.16

Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 10A.02

Charitable organizations, violations, assurance of discontinuance, Minn. Statutes 2014 309.57

Child abuse victims, video recorded interviews, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2014 634.35

Child support, see Contempts under CHILD SUPPORT

Collection agencies, failure to obey order to compel disclosures, Minn. Statutes 2014 332.40

Collective bargaining group representatives

Orders to appear, disobeying, Minn. Statutes 2014 45.027

Subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 179.16

Commerce Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 216C.29

Constructive contempts

Procedure, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.04

Types of offenses, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Coroners, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Court administrators, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Criminal contempt

Criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.20

Jurors, Minn. Statutes 2014 593.50

Subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.20

Damages, amount, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.14

Debtors, supplementary proceedings, bonds, failure to give, Minn. Statutes 2014 575.03

Direct contempts

Summary punishment, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.04

Types of offenses, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Disorderly conduct, see DISORDERLY CONDUCT

Dissolution of marriage, orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 518.131

District court, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.02

Domestic abuse protection orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 518B.01

Election-related errors or omissions, order for relief, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 204B.44

Employers

Public defense, failure to withhold reimbursement payments, Minn. Statutes 2014 611.20

Retaliation against victims or witnesses for absence to testify, Minn. Statutes 2014 611A.036

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.02, 2014 588.10

Gambling, appearances or evidence, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 349.151

Gang activity, injunctions, violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 617.95

Garnishment, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 571.84

Habeas corpus, eligibility for, Minn. Statutes 2014 589.01, 2014 589.14

Harassment, restraining order violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 609.748

Health Department, subpoenas, failure to obey compliance orders, Minn. Statutes 2014 144.054

Hearing aid dispensing, investigations, subpoenas, Minn. Statutes 2014 153A.15

Hearings, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.09

Human Rights Department, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2014 363A.06

Immunity from criminal prosecution, dentists, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2014 150A.08

Imprisonment

Failure to perform, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.12

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.02

Term, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.10

Indictments for same offense, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.13

Insurance companies, audits and examinations, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 60A.031

Insurance, unfair trade practices, subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2014 72A.22

Investigations, hearing aid dispensing, subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2014 153A.15

Iron sulphide mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2014 298.48

Judgment debtors, conciliation court, failure to notify creditors, Minn. Statutes 2014 491A.02

Judgments

Disobedience generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 550.02

Jurors

Failure to report for duty, Minn. Statutes 2014 628.48

Failure to serve, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Improper communications, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Juvenile court orders, interference with, Minn. Statutes 2014 260B.421, 2014 260C.421

Juvenile courts, Minn. Statutes 2014 260B.154, 2014 260C.154

Juveniles returned to state under Interstate Compact on Juveniles, expenses, refusal or failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2014 260.55

Labor and Industry Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, occupational safety and health, inspections, Minn. Statutes 2014 182.659

Legislative auditor, refusal to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 3.978

Legislature, Minn. Const. art 4 s 25, 2014 3.14, 2014 3.15

Management and Budget Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 15.08

Mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2014 298.48

Minnesota Code of Military Justice, Minn. Statutes 2014 192A.26, 2014 192A.445

Motor vehicle dealers, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 168.27

Natural Resources Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, water use permit hearings, Minn. Statutes 2014 103G.311

Nursery stock, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 18J.04

Orders

Cash bail posted for unpaid judgments, payment to judgment creditors, Minn. Statutes 2014 550.011

Disobedience generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Indemnification of injured party, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.11

Show cause orders, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.04

Summary punishment, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.03

Parenting time, unwarranted denials or interference, Minn. Statutes 2014 518.175

Parents, children, cost of care, examination, or treatment, juvenile court orders, failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2014 260B.331, 2014 260C.331

Paternity, judgments or orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 257.67

Persons in custody

Court appearance, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.05

Illness, excuse for, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.15

Physicians and surgeons, abortion, reporting violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 145.4246

Plant pests, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 18J.04

Plants (vegetation), subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 18J.04

Pollution Control Agency, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2014 115.03

Professional fund raisers, violations, assurance of discontinuance, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2014 309.57

Prostitution promoters, violations of protection orders, Minn. Statutes 2014 609.3232

Provocative language, Minn. Statutes 2014 625.15

Public interest labor disputes, orders, refusal to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 179.08

Public nuisance abatement, violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 617.86, 2014 617.87

Public Utilities Commission, Minn. Statutes 2014 216B.29

Railroad companies, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 270.83

Revenue Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 270C.32

Seeds, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 18J.04

Semitaconite mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2014 298.48

Separation of husband and wife, orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2014 518.131

Sheriff's civil service commissions, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2014 387.40

Sheriffs, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Spousal maintenance, see Contempts under SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE

Subpoenas, disobedience, generally, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01, 2014 588.20

Taconite mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2014 298.48

Tax administration and compliance matters, disobedience of injunction, Minn. Statutes 2014 270C.32, 2014 270C.61

Tax Court, subpoenas or orders, refusal to comply, Minn. Statutes 2014 271.13

Tax returns, failure to file complete and proper return, civil fine per day, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.21

Telephone companies, disobedience of laws, orders, or judgments, Minn. Statutes 2014 237.27

Traffic violations, surcharges for peace officer training, refusal to pay, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Unfair and discriminatory trade practices, assurance of discontinuance, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2014 8.31

Visitation, parenting time, unwarranted denials or interference, Minn. Statutes 2014 518.175

Water and Soil Resources Board, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2014 103A.331

Wiretapped evidence, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2014 626A.08

Witnesses

Criminal trials outside state, failure to travel and testify, Minn. Statutes 2014 634.06

Detaining, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Refusal to be sworn or answer, Minn. Statutes 2014 588.01

Work release, Minn. Statutes 2014 631.425

Workers' compensation insurance, inspections, subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2014 176.184

Workers' compensation, subpoenas, failure to obey, proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2014 176.351