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What Happens If You are the Defendant in a High-Profile Crime?

Over the last few decades, the public’s interest in crime as a form of entertainment has drastically increased. Where once the news would courteously keep most of the sordid and unpleasant details out of their print, the draw toward sensational journalism and the public’s interest in gore, tragedy, and trauma has led to a drastic… Read more »

Driving While Intoxicated in Minnesota

Getting charged with driving under the influence (DUI) or drunk driving can haunt you the rest of your days. Minnesota Is Very Serious about Drunk Driving.. According to the Centers for Disease Control, Minnesota has been handling it’s drunk driving problem relatively well (“Sobering Facts: Drunk Driving in Minnesota” (pdf)). An average of only 162… Read more »

What Qualifies as First Degree Assault in the State of Minnesota?

Sometimes situations get out of hand.  Everyone has a point at which they snap and stop being aware of how much energy or emotion they are experiencing, especially in dangerous situations. Many of these cases are personal interactions gone terribly wrong or circumstances where you felt you were being attacked by overwhelming forces. When a… Read more »

Five Ways to Support Your Spouse that has been Charged With a Crime

If your spouse has been charged with a crime, this can be a stressful time for you and your family. Working through pending charges, preparing for court, and dealing with a possible conviction can be stressful and emotional for your spouse, and something they might not be able to navigate on their own. Sometimes the… Read more »

DWI & Criminal Vehicular Operation

At this point everyone should know that they should never get behind the wheel while under the influence. However, where people generally get in trouble is when they try to reason with themselves. They believe that their level of intoxication after three beers is safer than their intoxication after six beers. Any level of intoxication… Read more »

How a DWI Can Change Your Life in Minnesota

While many people don’t think about it, driving while intoxicated is a serious offense. Not only could you hurt yourself (or someone else), you could get into serious legal troubles. Personally, your life can also change. Here are some ways that a DWI can change your life. Criminal record. If you are convicted of a… Read more »

Minnesota Opioid Defense Lawyer

Throughout the United States, the opioid epidemic is killing 115 people a day. A growing number of drug crimes in Minnesota as well as fatalities stem from opioid abuse. According to an article by, 395 people in Minnesota died of opioid overdose in 2016, which marked an 18 percent increase compared to the prior… Read more »

Minnesota Drug Case Lawyer

How Important is Intent When it Comes to Drug Crimes? You Need A Minnesota Drug Case Lawyer! If you committed a crime, regardless of if you were under the influence, it is a prosecutor’s job to prove that you have the intent to commit a crime. However, what most people don’t know is there are… Read more »

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Case Results


County: Scott

Type of Charge: 3rd DWI

Priors: 1 prior

Final Deposition: Plead to a 4th degree DWI

Sentence Imposed: No jail


County: Dakota

Type of Charge: Harassment Order

Priors: None

Final Deposition: Dismissed

Sentence Imposed:


County: Hennepin

Type of Charge: Solicitation of Prostitute

Priors: 1 prior

Final Deposition: Stay of imposition vacate and dismiss

Sentence Imposed: No jail

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Phone: 612-333-8001

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