Dismissal in Harassment Restraining Order

Dismissal in Harassment Restraining Order Case (2016)

Ryan represented a falsely accused individual (Respondent) whose brother (Petitioner) accused him of assault in order to gain favor in the family business. The allegations were ridiculous and the brother had a history of violence, deception and fraud. Petitioner testified and Ryan Garry began his cross examination. Ryan’s cross examination was so effective that the…

The Charges:

Falsely Accused Individual

The Outcome:

Case Dismissed!

State v. M.M.

Felony Strangulation Case Dismissed (2015)

Our client was charged with Felony Domestic Assault by Strangulation and Gross Misdemeanor Interference with an Emergency Call. In addition to criminal consequences, our client would likely have faced deportation with any conviction. Elizabeth and Ryan and their investigator took multiple statements from various witnesses, including the victim, and presented the evidence to the prosecutor….

The Charges:

Felony Domestic Assault by Strangulation, Gross Misdemeanor Interference with an Emergency Call

The Outcome:

Case Dismissed

In the Appeal of E.B.

Maltreatment of Minor Won on Appeal (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth represented an innocent client. The client was charged with Felony Third Degree Assault (see here). After Ryan convinced the prosecutor to dismiss the criminal case due to the alleged victim’s inconsistent statements, the client’s job and entire livelihood was taken away because an overzealous social worker couldn’t take off her blinders and…

The Charges:

Maltreatment of a Minor (Administrative & Civil Case)

The Outcome:

Won on Appeal

State v. J.M.

Felony Assault Continued for Dismissal (2013)

After an extensive investigation by Ryan’s private investigator, Ray DiPrima, Ryan was able to convince the government to continue the entire case for dismissal. Charges dismissed.

The Charges:

Felony Third Degree Assault

The Outcome:

Continued for Dismissal

State v. J.E.B.

Not Guilty Jury Verdicts on Felony Domestic Assault Case (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client was charged by the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office with Felony Domestic Assault (Strangulation) and Misdemeanor Domestic Assault. His ex-wife, the alleged victim, testified under oath at trial that the client had attacked her and choked her twice, to the point that she could not breathe for 10 seconds. The client denied…

The Charges:

Felony Domestic Assault (Strangulation), Misdemeanor Domestic Assault

The Outcome:

Not Guilty on All Counts

State v. E.B.

Felony Assault Dismissed (2013)

The government charged our client with Felony Third Degree Assault, and he was taken away from his wife and children. Ryan and Elizabeth conducted an aggressive defense and completed a thorough private examination, which, prior to trial, convinced the prosecuting attorney to dismiss all charges. Ryan and Elizabeth’s client was reunited with his wife and…

The Charges:

Felony Third Degree Assault

The Outcome:

Charge Dismissed

State v. K.J.K

Felony Jury Trial: Not Guilty! (2012)

Immediately prior to trial in Lyon County, the prosecutor’s only plea offer was to plead guilty to First Degree Assault and serve 72 months in prison. Ryan rejected that ridiculous offer and tried the case before a jury of 12 people. Ryan’s client was found NOT GUILTY of First Degree Assault, Third Degree Assault, First…

The Charges:

First Degree Assault, Third Degree Assault, First Degree Burglary (Assault), and First Degree Burglary

The Outcome:

Three Not Guilty Verdicts

State v. M.

Assault Charges Dismissed (2011)

As the jury was being summoned to the courtroom in Hennepin County, the prosecuting attorney dismissed all charges against Ryan’s client.

The Charges:

Assault

The Outcome:

Charges Dismissed

State v. M.G.

Charges Dismissed (2008)

In Hennepin County, all charges were dismissed on the day of trial.

The Charges:

Assault

The Outcome:

Charges Dismissed

State v. P.D.

Judge Dismissed All Charges (2008)

Upon “right to confrontation” motions filed by Ryan, a Scott County judge dismissed all charges against Ryan’s client on the day of trial.

The Charges:

Gross Misdemeanor Domestic Assault

The Outcome:

Charges Dismissed