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Looking for best way to proceed with harassment from neighbor and want to know if I have enough information to do anything worthwhile?
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Employment Lawyer: FamilyAttorney, Lawyer replied 1 year ago
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Hello and thanks for using Just Answer. I’m a licensed attorney with 36 years’ experience in family law, appeals, landlord-tenant, and other types of law. I look forward to helping you today.

Please note:This is general information and not legal advice. No specific course of action is proposed, and no attorney-client relationship is formed. This is for educational purposes only.

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Employment Lawyer: Bill Attorney, Lawyer replied 1 year ago
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Minnesota revised statutes define the crime of harassment as the following :

(a) "Harassment" includes:

(1) a single incident of physical or sexual assault, a single incident of stalking under section 609.749, subdivision 2, clause (8), a single incident of nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images under section 617.261, or repeated incidents of intrusive or unwanted acts, words, or gestures that have a substantial adverse effect or are intended to have a substantial adverse effect on the safety, security, or privacy of another, regardless of the relationship between the actor and the intended target.

The offense is a gross misdemeanor punished by a fine or a sentence for up to one year.

Related crimes can include stalking, battery and assault which carry felony sentences.

The District Court allows a petitioner to apply for a restraining order against the harasser. Once a restraining order is granted, it provides protection and a no-contact order is usually made. Breach of the order results in criminal contempt.

If you need more information please follow up.

On your petition for a RO you should include all the conduct that your neighbor instigates.

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This is attorney Bill here following up with you on your question.

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