Categorized: Domestic Assault

The Psychology Behind MN Domestic Abuse: Why People Do It

Last year, the United Nations declared that the most dangerous place for women was the home. Why? Because of the high risk of violence – and even death – that women face from their family members and intimate partners. In 2015 alone, 29 people throughout Minnesota died from domestic violence. The extreme nature of domestic… Read more »

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 »