MindFreedom has contacted Ray’s state and federal elected officials, including US Senator Amy Klobuchar, to ask about his campaign against his ongoing involuntary electroshock, also known as electroconvulsive therapy or ECT. Ray has received a complaint form from the office of Sen. Klobuchar, and is filing this signed form with their office.

US Senator Amy Klobuchar represents Ray SandfordName: Amy Klobuchar, US Senator

City/State: Office is in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Connection to Ray’s case: Sen. Amy Klobuchar is Ray’s US Senator.

MindFreedom contacted Sen. Klobuchar about the forced electroshock of her constituent, Ray Sandford, and the general policy issue of involuntary outpatient electroshock in Minnesota.

The office of Sen. Klobuchar has responded by providing an intake form that Ray is signing and submitting, requesting assistance from her office.

Public position on Ray Sandford’s forced outpatient electroshock: Unknown.

Public position in general on outpatient involuntary electroshock over expressed wishes of subject: Unknown.

IMPORTANT NOTE: MindFreedom and Ray endorse nonviolence principles. Even if an individual or agency opposes Ray’s human rights, MindFreedom and Ray ask that any communication be civil. 


Please contact Rep. Carolyn Laine with a civil message to speak out about the involuntary outpatient maintenance electroshock of her constituent, Ray Sandford.

You may use this web form to submit a message to Sen. Klobuchar:


US Senator Amy Klobuchar
302 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

D.C. phone: 202-224-3244
D.C. fax: 202-228-2186

phone: 651-296-4331

Minneapolis office:

US Senator Amy Klobuchar
1200 Washington Avenue South, Suite 250
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Minneapolis Main Line: 612-727-5220
Minneapolis Main Fax: 612-727-5223
Minneapolis Toll Free: 1-888-224-9043

Sen. Klobuchar is one of several elected officials who directly represent Ray Sandford’s district who MindFreedom has contacted.

Here is a link to those elected officials who represent those at Ray’s address:


Disclaimer: The above is the opinion of the author, based on reports from Ray Sandford and allies, to the best of their knowledge. If there is any dispute of the facts, please let MindFreedom know.