Dani Peden Negotiates an Amendment to an Obstruction Charge and a Vacate and Dismissal
Date: November 2019
Case: Obstruction of Legal Process
Attorney: Danielle C. Peden
Result: Dani’s client was charged with multiple counts of Misdemeanor Obstruction of Legal Process in Hennepin County. The charges included allegations of violence toward law enforcement. Dani was able to negotiate a resolution where the Prosecutor agreed to amend the conviction to trespass and dismiss the case in one year. This resolution allowed Dani’s client to avoid an obstruction conviction on their record, and the opportunity to keep their criminal record clear after successful completion of probation.