Domestic Assault Charges Continued for Dismissal in Anoka County
Date: June 2020
Case: Misdemeanor Domestic Assault
Attorney: Danielle C. Peden
Result: Dani’s client was charged with Misdemeanor Domestic Assault in Anoka County. Dani reviewed the State’s evidence and gathered information on the incident. The incident was fueled by alcohol and following the incident, the client received treatment for alcohol abuse. During negotiations, Dani emphasized the steps her client had taken to address any underlying issues. The negotiations led to a favorable result for the client, the Prosecutor agreed to a continuance for dismissal – meaning that the charges will be dismissed as long as the client continues with treatment and does not commit any same or similar offenses. Dani was able to accomplish her client’s goal of avoiding a conviction, and resolving the matter efficiently.