Monthly Archives: February 2014

University of Minnesota Crime Reduction Efforts

A topic that’s repeatedly coming up in local media outlets is the spate of felonies occurring in and around the University of Minneapolis. Although crimes affecting students on and off-campus have been decreasing in recent years, students still receive several alerts each month, including reports of robbery and sexual assault. One of the most recent …

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Possible DUI Defenses

A DWI arrest can be devastating and punishments regarding DWIs are harsh in an effort to protect as well as deter. One must remember that receiving a DWI ticket doesn’t always mean conviction. There are many defenses for those who are suspected or have been accused of DWI. If you have been arrested for DUI …

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Overview: Driving Without a Valid License in Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety reports that about one out of every eight drivers in the state lacks valid driving privileges. Since 2008, there have been approximately 310,000 convictions for driving with an invalid, suspended, or revoked license, no license at all, violations of a learner’s permit. How does this issue overlap with DWI …

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Winona Bus Driver Must Respond Vigorously To DWI Charges

A DWI conviction carries with it legal ramifications, of course, but also potential personal and professional consequences. A DWI may have an untold negative impact on your relationships, your job and your quality of life in general. This is yet another reason to arrange a thorough defense for yourself against any drunk-driving charges. What makes …

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Results from the Enhanced DWI Campaign in Late 2013

In late 2013, between November 27th and December 31st, various law enforcement agencies in Minnesota undertook an enhanced DWI campaign, stepping up enforcement of DWI laws. As recently reported in various media outlets, within that period of time they made 2,453 arrests. The total number of DWI arrests in Minnesota for 2013 was 24,551 (but, …

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