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Police Officer Sued for Negligence During Off-Duty Gig Requests Indemnification by City; Minnesota Supreme Court Says, “No Way”

Around the country, many police officers often supplement their income by performing off-duty security work.  Sometimes the work is informal, only requiring their presence, other times, officers wear their police uniforms to provide a more official appearance during their private …

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Minnesota Supreme Court Finds County Commissioners’ Decision to Set Sheriff’s Salary to be Arbitrary and Capricious

County boards are frequently involved in decisions on employee wages and benefits, but they also are involved in the annual determinations of the salaries for elected officials, such as the Sheriff and County Attorney.  While it usually isn’t a very …

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