The High Cost of a Domestic Violence Conviction in Minnesota

Each state handles domestic violence cases differently, although federal rules and regulations may affect penalties for convicted offenders. If you have been charged with crimes related to domestic violence, read up about Minnesota’s laws in order to defend your case appropriately. How Does Minnesota Define “Domestic Violence?” Minnesota law uses the term “domestic abuse” to… Read more »

DWI Convictions in Minnesota: The Costs are Too High

Driving while intoxicated (DWI) is one of the most common criminal offenses in Minnesota. However, a DWI conviction will result in serious criminal, administrative, and financial consequences, and could even cost you your job. Even for a first offense, a DWI conviction can be life-changing in many ways. Below we cover the many different costs… Read more »

What You Should Know About Minnesota Vehicle Forfeitures and DWIs

Minnesota has among the strictest DWI/DUI laws in the country. From steep criminal sanctions to administrative penalties, motorists in the state should familiarize themselves with the laws, especially those related to motor vehicle forfeitures due to drunk driving. In some Minnesota DWI cases, the arresting agency has the legal authority to seize and forfeit the vehicle… Read more »