Monthly Archives: April 2019

Minnesota’s Human Trafficking Problem and What’s Being Done
Minnesota’s Human Trafficking Problem and What’s Being Done
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Human trafficking is the second-largest (and fastest growing) criminal industry in the world. Often referred to as modern-day-slavery, human trafficking involves the sale of adults and children for commercial sexual servitude or forced labor.


It is a threat to public safety, public health, and human rights, and occurs around the world, including in communities throughout Minnesota. In fact, Minnesota is the third biggest state for human trafficking in the nation.


In order to address this urgent problem, Minnesota

The Five Degrees of Domestic Assault in Minnesota
The Five Degrees of Domestic Assault in Minnesota
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Where domestic violence charges could previously be – and often were – prosecuted as fairly minor incidences, societal spotlighting on domestic assault and sweeping criminal justice reforms across the nation have changed the way these crimes are approached.


In our state, for instance, repeat assault offenders now face enhanced penalties depending on their previous crimes. This makes it more important than ever to fight back.


If you or someone you care about is facing domestic violence charges, and

Can You Really Face Military Prosecution for Cheating on Your Spouse?
Can You Really Face Military Prosecution for Cheating on Your Spouse?
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Category: Military Law | UCMJ

You probably know that the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) is a separate set of rules from federal and state laws, but you might not know how separate. One of the most distinct differences is how the UCMJ governs the personal lives of military members.


Perhaps you’ve heard rumors of a law against cheating on your spouse. Though rarely used, this is technically true, and people have been prosecuted for it.


So, if you have been involved

Can Solicitation Lead to a Spot on Minnesota’s Sex Offender Registry?
Can Solicitation Lead to a Spot on Minnesota’s Sex Offender Registry?
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The recent controversy surrounding Robert Kraft has a lot of people talking about prostitution charges. Hiring a prostitute doesn’t just affect the client and the sex worker; it may contribute to a larger sex trafficking ring that brings women to foreign countries against their will to perform sex work.


This is one of the reasons that solicitation, or buying services from a sex worker, comes with such big penalties. If you have recently been charged with solicitation in



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