Co-Parenting Guidelines during COVID-19 Epidemic

This is a link to guidelines for separated parents who are co-parenting during the COVID-19 epidemic which were jointly prepared by the AFCC and AAML.  They are common sense ideas for people who are afraid for their children’s safety during these times.  The current uncertainty creates challenges for parents who are co-parenting and particularly for Read more…

Second Judicial District which clarifies the current statewide order

The Minnesota Judicial Council, the policymaking body of the Minnesota Judicial Branch, held an emergency meeting on Friday, March 13, 2020 to discuss Emergency Executive Order 20-01; Declaring a Peacetime Emergency and Coordinating Minnesota’s Strategy to Protect Minnesotans from COVID-19. Following that meeting, Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea issued a statewide order, effective Monday, March Read more…

COMMUNITY CHATS TO START EVERY FRIDAY STARTING APRIL 3

Our annual conference planning committee has pivoted its efforts and will focus on developing community chats, a facilitated, interactive, remote access program which will occur on each Friday beginning April 3.  The first topic is entitled Emerging Use of Remote ADR During COVID-19: An interactive online discussion facilitated by Carl Arnold. The program is described Read more…

Chief Justice Order No 2 as of 3.20.20

The order Chief Justice Gildea signed today takes effect Monday, March 23, 2020. Among other provisions, the order: ·       Suspends most in-person district court proceedings for the next 30 days. Exceptions include jury trials that have already commenced; grand jury proceedings in which the grand jury is currently taking evidence; and a specific list of adult Read more…

© 2018 AFCC MINNESOTA