TITLE

BytheCourt

PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Bench & Bar of Minnesota;Nov2012, Vol. 69 Issue 10, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on recent decisions taken by the Supreme Court of Minnesota. It highlights the authorization of a pilot project to test the feasibility of electronic service and electronic filing of documents in juvenile cases, and also reports a petition proposed by the Minnesota State Board of Law Examiners to licensed lawyers as house counsel for offering pro bono legal services to clients. It also discusses an amendment related to the change in criminal procedure.
ACCESSION #
83744893

 

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