Monthly Archives: February 2023

What You Should Know about Being Charged with Minnesota Robbery
What You Should Know about Being Charged with Minnesota Robbery
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Category: Robbery


Recently, robbery has been in the news quite a bit.


A man was drugged and robbed at gunpoint in Minneapolis. Another was held up at AV Tobacco in Apple Valley. Why do these stories matter? Because when a particular crime starts to feel like it is exploding across our state, law enforcement officials tend to treat those charged with it more harshly as a way of showing the public that they’re fighting the surge. 


This is bad

Your Guide to Military Criminal Law in Minnesota
Your Guide to Military Criminal Law in Minnesota
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What exactly is military criminal law? It refers to a set of legal provisions and regulations that govern the behavior of members of the U.S. military. That’s right – the military has its own set of laws and regulations separate from the criminal laws of the civilian population.


In Minnesota, military criminal law is governed by federal law, which applies to all military members, regardless of their branch of service or location. This guide is meant to provide

What Is the Felony Theft Threshold in Minnesota?
What Is the Felony Theft Threshold in Minnesota?
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Category: Theft Crimes


In Minnesota, like in most other states, theft is a crime that can be charged as either a misdemeanor or felony-level offense. When determining whether to charge an accused with a misdemeanor or felony offense, prosecutors will consider the value of the items taken and any aggravating factors involved. 


In Minnesota, the threshold for a felony-level theft offense is generally more than $500. That doesn’t really tell you the whole story, though. Below, we’re going to help you

Is It Still Assault with a Deadly Weapon in MN If the Weapon Is Fake?
Is It Still Assault with a Deadly Weapon in MN If the Weapon Is Fake?
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Assault with a dangerous weapon (also known as aggravated assault) is a serious crime in Minnesota. The penalties for this charge are severe and can include jail time, fines, and a criminal record that may follow you for years.


But what if the weapon used in the commission of the crime wasn’t so deadly in reality? What if you just created something to look like a dangerous weapon, but it was actually a fake? Can you still face



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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