Attorneys and Lawyers
13 views | +0 today
Follow
 
Scooped by Max Keller
onto Attorneys and Lawyers
Scoop.it!

Viking's Adrian Peterson Pleads Guilty to Assault of Son - Minneapolis Criminal Defense Attorney

Viking's Adrian Peterson Pleads Guilty to Assault of Son - Minneapolis Criminal Defense Attorney | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it
Adrian Peterson was indicted in September on a felony charge of injury to a child for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son in suburban Houston.
more...
No comment yet.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Should Minnesota Ban Speed Cameras?

Should Minnesota Ban Speed Cameras? | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

When several local govemments stopped using speed cameras that catch people speeding or running red lights, there was a sharp decline in revenue. Minnesota currently has no law on the books banning such devices. Anyone with questions regarding speed cameras in Minnesota should consult with a speeding ticket defense lawyer. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Nine years in prison for criminal vehicular homicide charges in hennepin count

Nine years in prison for criminal vehicular homicide charges in hennepin count | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

 A man was charged with criminal vehicular homicide and was sentenced to nine years in prison. He killed a 16 year old and didn’t have a valid license at the time. He ended up pleading guilty in Hennepin County.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Traffic violation tickets for texting and driving will be increased throughout the summer

Traffic violation tickets for texting and driving will be increased throughout the summer | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Traffic violation tickets are on the rise. Patrol are trying to get the numbers to decrease. There have been a large amount of distracted drivers. More than 300 law enforcement agencies are looking for drivers who are texting and driving. The enhanced traffic violation citations will be continued throughout the summer.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

How effective are minnesotas drug courts?

How effective are minnesotas drug courts? | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Minnesota Judicial Branch released a report that compared two groups of offenders: those who participated in drug courts and those who went through the traditional court process. A drug lawyer in Minneapolis would note that researchers found that people who participated in drug court were more likely to find employment or be enrolled in school upon completion.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Can I Drive Wherever I Want If I am Using an Ignition Interlock?

Can I Drive Wherever I Want If I am Using an Ignition Interlock? | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Who are not required to participate in the ignition interlock program may have the choice to do so in order to avoid a limited license or license revocation. Those individuals will have a limited license after required enrollment in the interlock program.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Minnesota field tests identify other substances as illegal drugs

Minnesota field tests identify other substances as illegal drugs | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Chocolate, ibuprofen and other legal substances can trigger a false positive in field tests, leading to serious consequences for the innocent.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Child Neglect Charges For Woman Who Smoked Meth

Child Neglect Charges For Woman Who Smoked Meth | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Child neglect charges for woman on Meth in Wright county. Child was found with no shoes and was found using mittens as shoes in cold temperatures.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Stephanie's Law Takes a Swipe at Sex Offenders

Max Keller knows that the burden of proof rests heavily on the accused, and that the mere accusation of a sexual offense can linger long after the trial has concluded.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Speedy Trial Demand Should Have Been Made For Drug Possession Charge

Speedy Trial Demand Should Have Been Made For Drug Possession Charge | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

A man was jailed for 4 months and was released when the substance he has turned out to be legal. Speedy Trial demand should have been made.

Max Keller's insight:

Police mistakenly arrested a man for drug possession, and later he was jailed for four months and was released when it was revealed that he had vitamins on him, not drugs. To avoid this, that man should have asked for a speedy trial at his first appearance.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Traffic ticket in St. Paul | lawyer Minneapolis defense

Traffic ticket in St. Paul | lawyer Minneapolis defense | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it
Many traffic tickets issued in Minnesota are based on subjective opinions, which leaves room for a motorist to fight the citation.
Max Keller's insight:

The Minnesota Department of Transportation recently released a report regarding the Dimler Amendment, which prevents low-level speeding convictions from getting onto a driver’s permanent record.

<

The Minnesota Department of Transportation recently released a report regarding the Dimler Amendment, which prevents low-level speeding convictions from getting onto a driver’s permanent record.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Should Minnesota ban speed cameras?

Should Minnesota ban speed cameras? | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

More and more localities are choosing to ban the usage of speed cameras. Minnesota currently has no law on the books regarding their use.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

When buying drugs becomes murder

When buying drugs becomes murder | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Drug dealers may face murder charges following an overdose death, and a Minnesota court will now determine if a spouse is also culpable.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

New Law Gives Criminal Offenders a Clean Slate | PressReleasePing

New Law Gives Criminal Offenders a Clean Slate | PressReleasePing | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it
Governor Mark Dayton signed into law MN Statue 609A.02 which will make it possible for convicted people to have their records sealed or expunged 2-5 years after their sentence has officially ended.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Assault case dismissed for client of keller law offices

Assault case dismissed for client of keller law offices | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Keller Law Offices got a third degree assault case dismissed. The case involved a fight between two men after having been out drinking most of the evening. A fight broke out and her client was charged for assaulting the alleged victim.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Criminal vehicular homicide conviction for dakota county woman

Criminal vehicular homicide conviction for dakota county woman | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

A women from Dakota County was arrested for running a run light when she was on her phone while driving. Her car rolled over and one of the passengers passed away. She was sentenced to criminal vehicular homicide.

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Is it possible for me to have a sex offense conviction expunged?

Is it possible for me to have a sex offense conviction expunged? | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

As a criminal defense lawyer knows, there are certain requirements that dictate which crimes may be expunged. Knowing how the process works could help many secure a brighter future.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Con men beware you could face rape charges

Con men beware you could face rape charges | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Though Minnesota currently does not have a sex by fraud law in place, some states do, making the act punishable as a sex crime.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Why have Minnesota jails become holding centers for the mentally ill?

Why have Minnesota jails become holding centers for the mentally ill? | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

There is a solution for helping the mentally ill instead of imprisoning them, though Minnesota has yet to jump on board.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Colton’s Law To Become New Law?

Colton’s Law To Become New Law? | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Colton's Law is named after Colton Gleason and it would would require offenders sentenced to electronic monitoring to have the device put on them immediately before they are released back into the community.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Intrusive DWI Laws Ruled Constitutional, Business - weSRCH

As a DWI lawyer in Minneapolis, Max Keller, has closely followed the recent challenges to the state's DWI laws. At issue is whether the state had the legal auth..., Free Press Release Submission - Intrusive DWI Laws Ruled Constitutional, Business - weSRCH.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Possession of child pornography is an automatic felony in Minnesota

Possession of child pornography is an automatic felony in Minnesota | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it
A charge of child pornography possession carries with it a prison sentence of up to five years as well as mandatory sex offender registration.
Max Keller's insight:

Recently, six men were arrested as the result of a 10-month child pornography sting in Minnesota. According to TwinCities.com, there were several separate incidents that involved disseminating and possessing child pornography.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Abstinence drug courts don’t help opioid addicts

Abstinence drug courts don’t help opioid addicts | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Medications such as Suboxone have proven success in helping drug addicts, but many treatment programs forbid its use.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

sex offender registration for eighth grader

sex offender registration for eighth grader | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

Sex Offender registration for young boy who had sex with a young girl. Kentucky high court will be deciding whether to criminalize his behavior.

 

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

What are your options if you have received a traffic ticket?

What are your options if you have received a traffic ticket? | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

A Minnesota driver can choose to pay a traffic ticket, settle the matter with a hearing officer or go to trial.

 

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Max Keller
Scoop.it!

Prosecutions are Heating up in Minnesot

Prosecutions are Heating up in Minnesot | Attorneys and Lawyers | Scoop.it

As a drug crime lawyer in St. Paul, Max Keller has noticed that indictments coming from federal prosecutors are on the rise and have been for some time.

more...
No comment yet.