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Did You Get a DWI Over Halloween? What You Can Do to Fight It
Did You Get a DWI Over Halloween? What You Can Do to Fight It
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Category: DWI/DUI | Halloween

 

Halloween offers just as much fun for adults as for children. Adult festivities frequently involve adult beverages. If you enjoyed a few too many and opted to drive home, you may now be facing DWI charges.

 

Even a first-time DWI conviction can have life-changing consequences and is often associated with significant expense. If you are facing DWI charges, though, all is not lost.

 

Depending on the specifics of your case, there are a number of


Don’t Get Accused of Holiday Theft – Penalties in MN Are Severe
Don’t Get Accused of Holiday Theft – Penalties in MN Are Severe
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Category: Theft Crimes

 

The holiday season is a time for showing your appreciation to the people in your life. One of the biggest ways we do this is the practice of gift-giving and receiving. This is why merchandise sales see a substantial increase this time of year.

 

However, the holiday season doesn’t just lead to an increase in merchandise sales – sadly, there is a big increase in theft as well.

 

The Holiday Season and Theft in Minnesota

 

Our


When Defending Yourself Gets You Charged with Minnesota Assault
When Defending Yourself Gets You Charged with Minnesota Assault
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When you feel the instinct to defend yourself, most of the time your responses are gut reactions. Moreover, you have an innate right to protect yourself and those around you when needed.

 

Hear this, though: just because your actions made sense to you at the time, doesn’t always mean law enforcement will be on your side.

 

In fact, once the smoke clears, you may find the tables have turned and wind up in a Minnesota court facing


Minnesota Computer Crime Laws: What You Should Know
Minnesota Computer Crime Laws: What You Should Know
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Category: Computer Crimes

 

Computers give us access to just about anything. With a few clicks and a wifi connection, you can put money into the bank, buy goods and services, and access a seemingly endless stream of information.

 

And since you’re using your own personal device, no one will even know what you’re doing, right?

 

For the most part, that’s true. However, once law enforcement officers suspect someone of committing illegal acts – even if it’s through the safety of


Will Your MN Teen Be Drinking This Halloween? What You Should Know
Will Your MN Teen Be Drinking This Halloween? What You Should Know
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While younger kids have fun trick-or-treating on Halloween, many teens get their spooky good time on by having Halloween parties. Funky costumes, ghoulish makeup, good food, and games make parties the place to be.

 

That and the fact that quite often alcohol is served at these parties.

 

If you think about it, this is obvious. Alcohol has been a thing at teen parties since… well, since teens have been having parties. Why would Halloween be any different?


Understanding the Differences between Robbery and Burglary in MN
Understanding the Differences between Robbery and Burglary in MN
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Category: Burglary

 

Within the Minnesota criminal justice system, burglary and robbery are separate offenses, each with their own defining characteristics and associated penalties. Although the two terms are often used interchangeably in conversation, our state has clear rules on what makes a burglary versus what makes a robbery.

 

Below, we will define both burglary and robbery, detail their differences, and outline the potential consequences of a conviction for each crime.

 

What Is Burglary According to Minnesota Law?

 


Yes, There Are Mandatory Minimums for Minnesota Drug Crimes
Yes, There Are Mandatory Minimums for Minnesota Drug Crimes
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There are many policies from “The War on Drugs” that continue to affect Americans today.

The “three strikes law,” civil forfeiture, and the denial of government benefits to people who commit drug crimes are a few of them.

 

They all have a significant negative impact on sentences and how selling some dope can affect a person’s life. One of the most prominent of these outdated policies is mandatory minimums.

 

Mandatory minimums affect drug crime sentencing today, both


MINNEAPOLIS & ST. PAUL CRIMINAL DEFENSE & DWI LAW FIRM SERVING

 

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

 

HENNEPIN COUNTY

 

Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Champlin, Chanhassen, Corcoran, Crystal, Dayton, Deephaven, Eden Prairie, Edina, Excelsior, Golden Valley, Greenfield, Greenwood, Hanover, Hopkins, Independence, Long Lake, Loretto, Maple Grove, Maple Plain, Medicine Lake, Medina, Minneapolis, Minnetonka, Minnetrista, Mound, New Hope, Orono, Osseo, Plymouth, Richfield, Robbinsdale, Rockford, Rogers, Shorewood, Spring Park, St. Anthony Village, St. Bonifacius, St. Louis Park, Wayzata, Woodland and Hassan Township.

WASHINGTON COUNTY

 

Afton, Bayport, Birchwood Village, Cottage Grove, Dellwood, Forest Lake, Grant, Hugo, Lake Elmo, Lake St. Croix Beach, Lakeland Shores, Lakeland, Landfall, Mahtomedi, Marine on St. Croix, Newport, Oak Park Heights, Oakdale, Pine Springs, Scandia, St. Marys Point, St. Paul Park, Stillwater, Willernie, White Bear Lake, Woodbury, Baytown, Denmark, Grey Cloud Island, May, West Lakeland, Garen and Point Douglas.

RAMSEY COUNTY

Arden Hills, Blaine, Falcon Heights, Gem Lake, Lauderdale, Little Canada, Maplewood, Mounds View, New Brighton, North Oaks, North St. Paul, Roseville, Shoreview, St. Anthony, St. Paul, Spring Lake Park, Vadnais Heights, White Bear Lake and White Bear Lake Township.

ANOKA COUNTY

Andover, Anoka, Bethel, Blaine, Centerville, Circle Pines, Columbia Heights, Columbus, Coon Rapids, East Bethel, Fridley, Ham Lake, Hilltop, Lexington, Lino Lakes, Nowthen, Oak Grove, Ramsey and St. Francis.

DAKOTA COUNTY

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.

MINNEAPOLIS