Domestic Assault Statutes in Minnesota
Domestic Assault (Minn. Stat. § 609.2242)
Domestic Assault is the same as Fifth Degree Assault when the alleged victim is a family or household member. (Whoever commits an act with intent to cause fear in another of immediate bodily harm or death; or whoever intentionally inflicts or attempts to inflict bodily harm upon another is guilty of misdemeanor fifth degree assault.)
Domestic Assault By Strangulation (MINN. STAT. § 609.2247)
Whoever assaults a family or household member by strangulation is guilty of Felony Domestic Assault by Strangulation.