July 1

Suspect acquitted in Brooklyn soccer shooting

Suspect acquitted in Brooklyn soccer shooting

Kare 11 – 2009-07-01 Attorney Ryan Garry successfully defended Josiah Ogunti, 26, of Brooklyn Park for his role in a shooting that injured three people at a Brooklyn Center soccer field in Mid-July. Two others were charged in the crime, but Mr. Garry defended Ogunti who was acquitted of 2nd Degree assault charges. KARE 11…
May 29

Rape charges dropped, but scars remain

Rape charges dropped, but scars remain

Minneapolis Star Tribune – 2009-05-29 For more than three months, Scott Michael Waite wore an electronic ankle bracelet that made him a prisoner in his own home. With his reputation sullied and his life put on hold, he sat accused of raping a 26-year-old woman he had met in an Oakdale bar on a cold…
March 6

First degree rape charges dismissed

First degree rape charges dismissed

False Rape Society – 2009-03-06 But in a recent unique turn of events, after an exhaustive investigation by his attorney, Ryan Garry, prosecutors dropped the charges in April. Waite, 29, now must rebuild his life. Garry went to Washington County District Court with statements from 13 witnesses who contended that the woman had a promiscuous…
December 1

Murder for hire jury trial: hung jury

Murder for hire jury trial: hung jury

ABC Newspapers – 2008-12-01 After a three week jury trial in a Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Murder case, attorneys Ryan Garry and Joe Tamburino secured a mistrial for their client after a jury could not decide a verdict after three days of deliberation. A mistrial was declared by Anoka County District Court on December…