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Understanding the new Chapter 213 Domestic Violence Firearm Restrictions

Date: Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Venue: Presidents Room / Minnesota State Bar Association  Minneapolis, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $35.00



Deadline to Register:  July 21, 2014


During the most recent session, the Minnesota legislature placed new prohibitions on firearm possession for individuals subject to domestic violence restrictions and orders for protection.  This CLE will provide background and overview of the new law, including important implications for attorneys and their clients. Speakers include the bill’s author, Senator Ron Latz, and Liz Richards, Executive Director of the Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women.

Senator Ron Latz
Senator Ron Latz is a District 46 Minnesota State Senator and licensed, practicing Minnesota attorney. He serves as the chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee and Finance Division, and on the Senate’s Finance Committee and Commerce Committee.

Liz Richards
Attorney Liz Richards is the Executive Director at the Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women. Her areas of expertise include civil court advocacy work, specifically focusing on child custody issues. Ms. Richards has over thirty years of experience working with battered women.​ She has worked as the training program manager for the Battered Women’s Legal Advocacy Project, a battered women’s advocate with the Domestic Abuse Project/Hennepin County Attorney’s Office, and as an investigator of civil rights complaints for the City of Minneapolis and the State of Minnesota. 

CLE Credits:
1.0 Standard CLE credit approved | Event Code: 193874


Remote Participation:
Teleconference and webcast are available. Please indicate you will attend via remote participation when registering. Instructions will be sent via email on Wednesday, July 23.


Family Law and Solo Small Firm Section Members: $10
MSBA Members: $25
Non-MSBA Members $35

Join the Family Law or Solo Small Firm Section and attend the meeting at no additional cost (must register by phone).

Deadline to Register:  July 21, 2014

To register by mail with a check, please use the registration form located here.


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Need to cancel?  Please see our cancellation policy .


Questions? Contact:
Jennifer Brask  | 612-278-6305 |


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