2018 Year in Review

2018 Year in Review

Below are the top criminal law changes in Minnesota in 2018. Misrepresenting an assistance animal is a crime Under Minn. Stat. § 609.833, it is now a petty misdemeanor in Minnesota to intentionally misrepresent an animal as an assistance animal to obtain rights or...

I Was Pulled Over Under Suspicion Of DWI – What Happens Next?

Once police have stopped you, the stop must be temporary and last no longer than necessary to effectuate the purpose of the stop (for example, ticket you for the driving violation). From there, the officer need’s independent articulable reasonable suspicion to expand...

I got a DWI. What did the officer need to pull me over?

Although we all like to think that we are the best driver and that there is no cause for the police to pull you over, you may be surprised just how little it takes for a police officer to legally conduct a traffic stop. Police may stop you in your car if they have...