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Hi, my name is ***** ***** I was terminated from my job on 5/17/2017. Can I UMP my job if I feel I was let go unjustly? If so, where do I start?

Lawyer's Assistant: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Mpls Minnesota

Lawyer's Assistant: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?

At, union fulltime

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

I would rather talk to someone.

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