Monthly Archives: February 2021

Protecting Your MN Business Isn’t Always Self Defense
Protecting Your MN Business Isn’t Always Self Defense
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Protecting yourself and what is rightfully yours is serious business for most Minnesotans.


When someone threatens you or your property, is it allowed under the law to defend yourself with deadly force, though? A Minneapolis shop owner is about to find out.


Last summer, as protests and looting were happening around the city, an owner of a Minneapolis store shot and killed a man outside of his business. Many may see this as a justified shooting, but Minnesota

Six Minnesota Treatment Courts and What They’re For
Six Minnesota Treatment Courts and What They’re For
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Category: Treatment Court


The State of Minnesota has a unique approach to a variety of cases that go through the court system. In Minnesota, there are six variations of what are known as specialty treatment courts.


The aim of these special treatment courts is to provide additional assistance to those who are facing the court system while also suffering from mental illness or substance abuse.


Treatment courts rely on evidence-based practices and trained staff in order to help guide participants

MN Arson Is One Thing, Conspiracy to Commit the Crime Is Another
MN Arson Is One Thing, Conspiracy to Commit the Crime Is Another
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Category: Arson


Virtually from the time that man discovered fire, it has been wielded as a weapon. Likely for that very reason, there are long-ago established laws for setting them inappropriately that carry severe penalties, even today.


Moreover, even planning to commit arson can land you in hot water. Three Minnesota men found out the hard way last August. They were accused of arson in fires set at Target corporate headquarters in Minneapolis.


It happened during a period of



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.