Minnesota Dog Bite Statute

The Minnesota dog bite statute is one of the most liberal in the United States. It is set up to protect innocent people from dog attacks. The Statute reads: Minn. Stat. Ann. sec. 347.22: Damages, owner liable. If a dog, without provocation, attacks or injures any person who is acting peaceably in any place where the person may lawfully be, the owner of the dog is liable in damages to the person … [Read more...]