Monthly Archives: April 2016

What Is Post-Conviction Relief for Immigrants?
What Is Post-Conviction Relief for Immigrants?
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If you have been convicted of a crime, there are steps you can take to appeal your conviction (have the decision reversed) or to obtain post-conviction relief.


Post-conviction relief isn’t a substitute for a direct appeal. But in the event that a direct appeal is unavailable, post-conviction relief could potentially take the form of release, a new trial, modification of your sentence, and any other relief that is deemed proper and just. Additionally, the court can also make

Minnesota Crimes That Disqualify You from Joining the Military
Minnesota Crimes That Disqualify You from Joining the Military
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For many, serving in the United States military is the ultimate sign of dedication and protection for our country. It’s a choice and sacrifice you’re willing to make because you believe in America and what we stand for.


While all branches of the military actively seek new members, not everyone is automatically eligible to join. You have to fulfill a number of physical and mental health requirements in addition to meeting high moral and legal standards.


For this

Domestic Assault and Firearms in Minnesota
Domestic Assault and Firearms in Minnesota
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Our state takes both domestic assault and firearms seriously. And simply being accused of domestic assault can impact your right to possess and own a gun.


But before we get into that, let’s first understand what domestic assault is and see how a domestic assault charge or conviction can affect you.


Under Minnesota domestic assault law, someone can be charged with the crime if they commit an act with the intent to cause fear in another

Law May Allow Ignition Interlock Devices for All DWI Offenders
Law May Allow Ignition Interlock Devices for All DWI Offenders
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Category: DWI/DUI

Drinking and driving is taken seriously in our state, but a new law may up the ante on penalties for all DWI offenders.


A group of Minnesota lawmakers – Rep. Kim Norton, DFL-Rochester, Rep. Tim Kelly, R-Red Wing, and Sen. Chris Eaton, DFL-Brooklyn Center – are proposing new legislation that aims to stop millions of drunk drivers before they even have a chance to get on the road. The law, which is supported by Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD),



With offices in Minneapolis and Stillwater, Minnesota, Keyser Law, P.A. handles cases throughout the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area including:




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Apple Valley, Burnsville, Coates, Eagan, Farmington, Hampton, Hastings, Inver Grove Heights, Lakeville, Lilydale, Mendota, Mendota Heights, Miesville, New Trier, Northfield, Randolph, Rosemount, South St. Paul, Sunfish Lake, Vermillion and West St. Paul.