Apr
27

Tips Before Seeking a Divorce

Sometimes, despite your best efforts, getting a divorce from your spouse is the only option you have. But it’s a big decision – not something you should just jump into feet first.

The truth is, there is a lot to understand about the divorce process. There’s also a lot of information, some not very accurate, floating around about divorce, which can make things more complicated to understand.

Just as with other situations in life, each divorce case is different. But in general, there are factors you should be aware of before seeking a divorce. Read on to find out what those things are.

Things to Avoid

There are some things you do not want to do, even if you know [...]

Apr
27

MN Revenge Porn: What You Need to Know

Minnesota become one of many states in which revenge porn is illegal in 2016. Since then, there has been an uptick in the prosecution of cases involving revenge porn.

What happens between two consenting adults is not the business of the law, which is why some people may find revenge porn laws confusing. After all, if the content was made with consent, you can do what you want with it, right? No, you can’t.

It’s important to understand revenge porn laws in Minnesota so you don’t find yourself in legal jeopardy due to confusion or misunderstanding. Read on to find out all you need to know about Minnesota’s revenge porn laws and what penalties can be faced if you are [...]

Apr
14

Common Myths About Child Support

Child support: There’s plenty of information out there from many different sources – and not all of them are exactly trustworthy. You’ve likely heard the term “child support” or even seen it as a factor in your own separation and divorce, so it’s a term that’s familiar to many people. Pile on top of that how much is heard in the media about the topic, and often, “facts” are stated when they simply aren’t true.

Child support may be commonplace, but that doesn’t stop myths about it from being circulated and widely believed. These misconceptions can be damaging to everyone involved in the case, so it’s important to separate fact from fiction. Understand child support myths so you can take [...]

Apr
7

DUI |

Why Are MN DUI Cases Dismissed?

When you are arrested for driving while intoxicated in Minnesota, the first thing you may want to do is panic. However, if you understand DWI/DUI law in Minnesota, you know that there’s no reason to panic just yet – there are many steps you must go through legally before you’re declared guilty.

If you do end up in court for your DWI, an experienced attorney can help provide you with a robust defense. They may be able to show the court that the facts involved in the case don’t warrant a conviction after all. In fact, there are a number of reasons that DWI/DUI cases in Minnesota are dismissed. Read on to find out some of the most common.

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