State v. G.

Controlled Substance and Fleeing Charges Dismissed (2008)

Ryan’s client’s former lawyer suggested he take a “diversion” plea agreement. Ryan reviewed the Hennepin County case and filed motions to dismiss. Shortly after filing the motions, Ryan convinced the State to dismiss ALL of the charges prior to trial because the police officer’s search of Ryan’s client was illegal.

The Charges:

Felony Controlled Substance, Fleeing a Peace Officer

The Outcome:

Charges Dismissed

State v. O.

Felony Drug Charges Dismissed (2007)

At the contested probable cause hearing in Mille Lacs County, Ryan convinced the government to dismiss the felony drug charges.

The Charges:

Felony Fifth Degree Controlled Substance Crime

The Outcome:

Felony Charge Dismissed, Guilty Plea to non-Criminal Petty Misdemeanor

State v. S.

Felony Drug Charges Dismissed (2007)

At the plea negotiation in Scott County, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to allow his client to plead to a petty misdemeanor rather than a felony.

The Charges:

Felony Drug Possession (Marijuana, Cocaine)

The Outcome:

Felony Charges Dismissed, Guilty Plea to Petty Misdemeanor