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March 1, 2019
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How Often Do St. Paul Criminal Defense Attorneys Win DUI Cases?

In criminal cases, “win” has various definitions. From one perspective, any outcome that results in less than the maximum punishment is a win. DUI cases offer […]
February 24, 2019
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Supreme Court Limits Forfeiture Laws

In a unanimous decision, the United States Supreme Court applied the Eighth Amendment’s prohibition against excessive fines to Minnesota and other states. The ruling sharply limits […]
February 14, 2019
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How Can a St. Paul Criminal Defense Attorney Beat Sex Crimes Charges?

In the #MeToo era, sex crimes cases are harder than ever to resolve favorably. Many states are passing sweeping new laws. New York lawmakers just approved a […]
February 9, 2019
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Five DWI Enhancements in St. Paul

In 2017, Minnesota law enforcement officers made about 25,000 DWI arrests. That number does not include the not-a-drop law violators (persons under 21 who were driving […]
January 30, 2019
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Understanding Minnesota Sex Offender Registration Requirements

Many times, the collateral consequences of a crime are worse than the direct consequences. For example, a simple speeding ticket may cause your auto insurance rates […]
January 25, 2019
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The Five Types of Expungement in Minnesota

Even minor criminal convictions carry consequences far beyond jail time, probation, and fines. Many criminal convictions terminate student aid eligibility. Other convictions make it difficult, or […]
January 20, 2019
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How Do St. Paul Criminal Defense Lawyers Handle Weapons Possession Cases?

Personal weapons possession is one of the most controversial issues of our time. Opponents of Carrying a Concealed Weapon laws maintain that any increase in gun […]
January 15, 2019
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The Cops Found Drugs… Can A St. Paul Criminal Defense Lawyer Beat the Charges?

At trial, Ramsey County prosecutors must establish every element of a drug possession case beyond a reasonable doubt. So, a number of defenses are available. For […]
January 10, 2019
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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 […]