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CONTEMPTS

See also BREACH OF THE PEACE

Administration Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 15.08

Aeronautics, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 360.015

Affidavits, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.04

Agriculture Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 31A.27

Aircraft, violations of prohibited operation, Minn. Statutes 2016 360.075

Ambulance services, subpoenas, noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2016 144E.30

Appearance

Illness, excuse, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.15

Requirement, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.05

Arbitrators and arbitration panels, subpoenas, order for compliance, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 179A.16

Arrest warrants

Bail, directions regarding, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.06

First warrant, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.04, 2016 588.07

Nonbailable warrants, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.08

Second warrant, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.14

Attorneys

Contempt of court, removal, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2016 481.15

Misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Bail

Arrest warrants, directions to admit to bail, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.06, 2016 588.07

Cash bail, judgment creditors, Minn. Statutes 2016 550.011

Recognizance to appear, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.07, 2016 588.08, 2016 588.14

Business records, order to produce, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2016 8.16

Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 10A.022

Charitable organizations, violations, assurance of discontinuance, Minn. Statutes 2016 309.57

Child abuse victims, video recorded interviews, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2016 634.35

Child support, see Contempts under CHILD SUPPORT

Collection agencies, failure to obey order to compel disclosures, Minn. Statutes 2016 332.40

Collective bargaining group representatives

Orders to appear, disobeying, Minn. Statutes 2016 45.027

Subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 179.16

Commerce Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 216C.29

Constructive contempts

Procedure, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.04

Types of offenses, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Coroners, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Court administrators, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Criminal contempt

Criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.20

Jurors, Minn. Statutes 2016 593.50

Subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.20

Damages, amount, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.14

Debtors, supplementary proceedings, bonds, failure to give, Minn. Statutes 2016 575.03

Direct contempts

Summary punishment, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.04

Types of offenses, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Disorderly conduct, see DISORDERLY CONDUCT

Dissolution of marriage, orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2016 518.131

District court, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.02

Domestic abuse protection orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2016 518B.01

Election-related errors or omissions, order for relief, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 204B.44

Employers

Public defense, failure to withhold reimbursement payments, Minn. Statutes 2016 611.20

Retaliation against victims or witnesses for absence to testify, Minn. Statutes 2016 611A.036

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.02, 2016 588.10

Gambling, appearances or evidence, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 349.151

Gang activity, injunctions, violations, Minn. Statutes 2016 617.95

Garnishment, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 571.84

Habeas corpus, eligibility for, Minn. Statutes 2016 589.01, 2016 589.14

Harassment, restraining order violations, Minn. Statutes 2016 609.748

Health Department, subpoenas, failure to obey compliance orders, Minn. Statutes 2016 144.054

Hearing aid dispensing, investigations, subpoenas, Minn. Statutes 2016 153A.15

Hearings, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.09

Human Rights Department, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2016 363A.06

Immunity from criminal prosecution, dentists, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2016 150A.08

Imprisonment

Failure to perform, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.12

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.02

Term, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.10

Indictments for same offense, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.13

Industrial hemp, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 18J.04

Insurance companies, audits and examinations, orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 60A.031

Insurance, unfair trade practices, subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2016 72A.22

Investigations, hearing aid dispensing, subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2016 153A.15

Iron sulphide mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2016 298.48

Judgment debtors, conciliation court, failure to notify creditors, Minn. Statutes 2016 491A.02

Judgments

Disobedience generally, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 550.02

Jurors

Failure to report for duty, Minn. Statutes 2016 628.48

Failure to serve, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Improper communications, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Juvenile court orders, interference with, Minn. Statutes 2016 260B.421, 2016 260C.421

Juvenile courts, Minn. Statutes 2016 260B.154, 2016 260C.154

Juveniles returned to state under Interstate Compact on Juveniles, expenses, refusal or failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2016 260.55

Labor and Industry Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, occupational safety and health, inspections, Minn. Statutes 2016 182.659

Legal separation, orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2016 518.131

Legislative auditor, refusal to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 3.978

Legislature, Minn. Const. art 4 s 25, 2016 3.14, 2016 3.15

Management and Budget Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 15.08

Mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2016 298.48

Minnesota Code of Military Justice, Minn. Statutes 2016 192A.26, 2016 192A.445

Motor vehicle dealers, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 168.27

Natural Resources Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, water use permit hearings, Minn. Statutes 2016 103G.311

Nursery stock, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 18J.04

Orders

Cash bail posted for unpaid judgments, payment to judgment creditors, Minn. Statutes 2016 550.011

Disobedience generally, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Indemnification of injured party, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.11

Show cause orders, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.04

Summary punishment, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.03

Parenting time, unwarranted denials or interference, Minn. Statutes 2016 518.175

Parents, children, cost of care, examination, or treatment, juvenile court orders, failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2016 260B.331, 2016 260C.331

Paternity, judgments or orders, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 257.67

Persons in custody

Court appearance, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.05

Illness, excuse for, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.15

Physicians and surgeons, abortion, reporting violations, Minn. Statutes 2016 145.4246

Plant pests, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 18J.04

Plants (vegetation), subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 18J.04

Pollution Control Agency, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2016 115.03

Professional fund raisers, violations, assurance of discontinuance, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2016 309.57

Prostitution promoters, violations of protection orders, Minn. Statutes 2016 609.3232

Provocative language, Minn. Statutes 2016 625.15

Public interest labor disputes, orders, refusal to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 179.08

Public nuisance abatement, violations, Minn. Statutes 2016 617.86, 2016 617.87

Public Utilities Commission, Minn. Statutes 2016 216B.29

Railroad companies, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 270.83

Revenue Department, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 270C.32

Seeds, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 18J.04

Semitaconite mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2016 298.48

Sheriff's civil service commissions, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2016 387.40

Sheriffs, misbehavior in office, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Spousal maintenance, see Contempts under SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE

Subpoenas, disobedience, generally, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01, 2016 588.20

Taconite mining data, subpoenas, disobedience, Minn. Statutes 2016 298.48

Tax administration and compliance matters, disobedience of injunction, Minn. Statutes 2016 270C.32, 2016 270C.61

Tax Court, subpoenas or orders, refusal to comply, Minn. Statutes 2016 271.13

Tax returns, failure to file complete and proper return, civil fine per day, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.21

Telephone companies, disobedience of laws, orders, or judgments, Minn. Statutes 2016 237.27

Traffic violations, surcharges for peace officer training, refusal to pay, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Unfair and discriminatory trade practices, assurance of discontinuance, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2016 8.31

Visitation, parenting time, unwarranted denials or interference, Minn. Statutes 2016 518.175

Water and Soil Resources Board, subpoenas, failure to obey, Minn. Statutes 2016 103A.331

Wiretapped evidence, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2016 626A.08

Witnesses

Criminal trials outside state, failure to travel and testify, Minn. Statutes 2016 634.06

Detaining, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Refusal to be sworn or answer, Minn. Statutes 2016 588.01

Work release, Minn. Statutes 2016 631.425

Workers' compensation insurance, inspections, subpoenas, failure to comply, Minn. Statutes 2016 176.184

Workers' compensation, subpoenas, failure to obey, proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2016 176.351