Final Rights

Reclaiming the American Way of Death

Minnesota undertakers’ trade group thinks it owns your dead body

Posted By on May 29, 2011

In Final Rights we talk about the pervasive attitude in the funeral industry that undertakers have a natural right to the custom and patronage of every grieving family in their town. House Bill 1744 puts that on brazen display. Just a year after activists helped roll back unnecessary legislation that had restricted a family’s right […]