Dayton signs bill protecting vulnerable adults
ST. PAUL -- As Democrat and Republican lawmakers and other supporters looked on, Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill Wednesday that makes intentional abuse and neglect of vulnerable adults a felony.
The bill also strengthens penalties for people who use restraints to harm a child.
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