4th Amendment

May 30, 2020
Search Warrant

Five Search Warrant Exceptions and St. Paul Criminal Defense Lawyers

During colonial times, the hated British sometimes used writs of assistance, which were basically blank search warrants, to rummage through private property whenever they felt like […]
February 4, 2020
Felony Lawyer

A St. Paul Felony Lawyer Talks About Legal Theories

Rest assured that this blog will not be nearly as boring as the title implies. And, there is nothing boring about criminal charges if you or […]
September 17, 2019
DWI Checkpoint Mistakes

Seven DWI Checkpoint Mistakes that a Criminal Defense Attorney in St. Paul, MN Can Exploit

If you were one of the many, many people arrested for DWI over Labor Day Weekend, there is a good chance a checkpoint was involved. Especially […]
September 11, 2019
Search Warrant Exceptions

Top Five Search Warrant Exceptions in Drug Cases

The Constitution’s Fourth Amendment prohibits all unreasonable searches and seizures. If officers have warrants based on probable cause, Ramsey County courts automatically conclude the search was […]
August 19, 2019
police searches

A St. Paul Criminal Defense Lawyer Talks About Police Searches and Court Supervision

In a previous post, we mentioned that people who are on probation or parole may be subject to warrantless searches, in some cases. We received so […]
August 5, 2019
Smartphone Searches

St. Paul Sex Crime Attorneys and Smartphone Searches

Smartphone technology has advanced at breakneck speed. The new iPhone X makes the original iPhone, which debuted in 2007, look like two tin cans attached to […]
January 10, 2019
DWI Checkpoint

Five DWI Checkpoint Requirements in St. Paul

If you were arrested for DWI over the New Years holiday, there’s a good chance a DWI checkpoint was involved. Police officers set up these roadblocks […]
November 24, 2018
Felony Drug Cases

A St Paul Criminal Lawyers 4th Amendment Defense in Felony Drug Cases

Felony drug convictions will go on your permanent record and can have long-term effects on your future. In addition to fines, probation, or prison time, you […]