Jan 7

Rare Downward Departure Motion Granted in Drug Case (2010)

Rare Downward Departure Motion Granted in Drug Case (2010)

At sentencing, Ryan successfully argued to keep his client from serving 86 months in prison on a First Degree Controlled Substance (Sale) case. In Beltrami County, it is extremely rare for a judge to grant mercy and not send a person to prison for the most serious drug dealing crime one could be charged with. This was a huge victory.

Click to see Ryan’s Memorandum for Downward Departure