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Ryan teams up with Colin Kaepernick: Sixth Protest Case Dismissed (2020)

Mr. Garry was hired by Colin Kaepernick and the Know Your Right’s Foundation regarding the protests associated with the murder of George Floyd (Star Tribune Article). […]

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The Charges: Protest Charges

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Ryan teams up with Colin Kaepernick: Fifth Protest Case Dismissed (2020)

Mr. Garry was hired by Colin Kaepernick and the Know Your Right’s Foundation regarding the protests associated with the murder of George Floyd (Star Tribune Article). […]

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The Charges: Protest Charges

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Ryan teams up with Colin Kaepernick: Fourth Protest Case Dismissed (2020)

Mr. Garry was hired by Colin Kaepernick and the Know Your Right’s Foundation regarding the protests associated with the murder of George Floyd (Star Tribune Article). […]

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The Charges: Protest Charges

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Ryan teams up with Colin Kaepernick: Third Protest Case Dismissed (2020)

Mr. Garry was hired by Colin Kaepernick and the Know Your Right’s Foundation regarding the protests associated with the murder of George Floyd (Star Tribune Article). […]

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The Charges: Protest Charges

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Ryan teams up with Colin Kaepernick: Second Protest Case Dismissed (2020)

Mr. Garry was hired by Colin Kaepernick and the Know Your Right’s Foundation regarding the protests associated with the murder of George Floyd (Star Tribune Article). […]

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The Charges: Protest Charges

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Ryan teams up with Colin Kaepernick: First Protest Case Dismissed (2020)

Mr. Garry was hired by Colin Kaepernick and the Know Your Right’s Foundation regarding the protests associated with the murder of George Floyd, Click Here for […]

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The Charges: Protest Violation

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Ryan Convinces Judge To Quash Felony Warrant (2020)

Ryan’s client was investigated for nearly a year, and the prosecutor’s office charged the case as a felony.  Ryan represented to the detective and prosecutor that […]

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The Charges: Felony

The Outcome: Judge Quashed the Felony Warrant

Licensed Therapist Avoids Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges (2020)

Ryan represented a licensed therapist whose patient accused him of criminal sexual conduct.  Ryan conducted a private investigation and communicated to the investigating detective, and later […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: No Criminal Charges Filed

Doctor Exonerated at Medical Board of False Allegations from Patient (2020)

Our client was falsely accused of improper care regarding a plastic surgery patient.  We submitted to the Board a lengthy defense with over 100 pages of […]

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The Charges: Allegation of Improper Care

The Outcome: Exonerated

Felony Aiding and Abetting an Offender Case Dismissed (2020)

Our client was charged with aiding an offender based upon a jail call she made to an inmate.  Elizabeth carefully reviewed the case and statutes and […]

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The Charges: Felony Aiding and Abetting an Offender

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Felony Second Degree Drug Sale Case Dismissed (2020)

In 2018, we were able to obtain a stay of adjudication (no conviction) in a Felony Second Degree Drug Sale case, even against the objection from […]

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The Charges: Felony Second Degree Drug Sale

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Prosecutor not to file charges in criminal sexual conduct investigation (2019)

After an eight month battle with a county attorney’s office in western Minnesota, Ryan was able to convince the head prosecuting attorney not to charge our […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Declined (2019)

Our client was accused of committing criminal sexual conduct against his girlfriend. Extensive private investigation was conducted with our investigators, and after several weeks we were […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: Charges Declined

Expungement Granted (2019)

Our client was convicted of Petty Misdemeanor Public Nuisance a couple of years back. We petitioned for expungement. Our petition was granted by the judge on […]

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The Charges: Petty Misdemeanor Public Nuisance

The Outcome: Expunged

Medical Board Allegations against Pharmacist Dismissed (2019)

After nearly a year of litigation, Ryan was able to convince the Board of Pharmacy to completely dismiss its complaint against a veteran and pharmacist who […]

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The Charges: Medical Board Allegations

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed - Career Saved

No Prison Sentence in Mandatory Minimum Drugs/Firearm Case

Our client (F.P.) was charged with possessing drugs with a firearm. This charge calls for a 36-month mandatory minimum prison sentence. Thankfully, we were able to […]

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The Charges: Drug Possession With Firearm

The Outcome: Probation

Charges Against Doctor Reduced to Disorderly Conduct (2019)

Our client, a doctor living in Washington, was charged with assaulting his daughter. The evidence was strong against him. His physician license was in jeopardy so […]

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The Charges: Assault

The Outcome: Reduced to Disorderly Conduct

Prostitution Charges Continued for Dismissal (2019)

Our client, S.C., while working at an Asian Massage Parlor, was set up by an undercover police officer posing as a patron. She was ultimately charged […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor Prostitution

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Felony Drug Case Avoids Conviction (2019)

Our client, C.F., was charged with a felony drug offense. The search of his vehicle was questionable, and the prosecutor offered a stay of adjudication which […]

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The Charges: Felony Drug Offense

The Outcome: No Conviction

Assault Charges Dropped Before Trial (2019)

In 2019, our (M.S.R.) client was charged with domestic assault against his wife. Because he was not a citizen, a conviction would have made him subject […]

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The Charges: Assault

The Outcome: Charges Dropped

Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Declined (2019)

In 2018, our client (A.L.B.) was being investigated for criminal sexual conduct. If convicted, he would have faced a presumptive commitment to prison of 144 months. […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: Charges Declined

Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Declined (2019)

In 2018, our client (A.L.B.) was being investigated for criminal sexual conduct. If convicted, he would have faced a presumptive commitment to prison of 144 months. […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: Charges Declined

Assault Charges Dismissed before Trial (2019)

In 2019, our client, G.L., was charged with 5th Degree Assault. Our private investigators obtained a statement from a witness who corroborated our client’s story. Ryan […]

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The Charges: Assault

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Prosecutor Declined Criminal Sexual Conduct Prosecution (2019)

Our client (J.M.) was being investigated for criminal sexual conduct in Minnesota. Our team conducted a through private investigation and interviewed witnesses the police officer neglected. […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: Prosecutor Declined To File Formal Charges

Assault Charges Declined (2019)

Our client (B.H.) was being investigated for assault in southern Minnesota.  Our team conducted a through private investigation and interviewed witnesses the police officer neglected.  The […]

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The Charges: Assault

The Outcome: Prosecutor Declined Charges

No Charges Filed (2019)

In 2019, our client (S.W.) was being investigated for criminal sexual conduct by a woman he dated. If convicted, J.C. would have faced a presumptive commitment […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: No Charges Filed

No Charges Filed (2019)

In 2018, our client (J.C.) was being investigated for criminal sexual conduct by a woman he met on a dating website. If convicted, J.C. would have […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: No Charges Filed

Criminal Sexual Assault Charges Declined (2019)

In 2019, our client (S.B), a former police officer, was investigated for criminal sexual conduct after his former girlfriend accused him of sexually assaulting her. If […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Assault Charges Declined (2019)

The Outcome: Charges Declined

Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Dismissed at Jury Trial (2019)

Our client, N.C., was charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct. He was 100% innocent of the allegations. Our team led an aggressive defense and […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Dismissed at Jury Trial (2019)

The Outcome: Dismissed at Jury Trial

(2018) First Degree Cocaine Charges Dismissed

Our client was charged with First Degree Possession of a Controlled Substance after police executed a search warrant at his home. The charges carried a presumptive […]

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The Charges: First Degree Possession of a Controlled Substance

The Outcome: Prosecutor Dismissed the Case

No Conviction on Second Degree Drug Case

Our client was charged with second degree drug possession. Due to various issues in the case, we were able to negotiate a resolution with a stay […]

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The Charges: Second Degree Drug Possession

The Outcome: No Conviction

DHS Case

Our client’s job in the medical field was at risk given a plea to a minor case. We challenged the Department of Human Service’s disqualification given […]

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The Charges: Employment Issue

The Outcome: Employment Continued

Judge Revokes Plea Agreement and Stays Adjudication (2018)

A truly remarkable result … the first time Ryan has ever seen a Judge exhibit so much courage. Ryan’s client was charged with First Degree Sale […]

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The Charges: First Degree Sale of Cocaine

The Outcome: Stay Adjudication

First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Declined (2018)

In 2017, our client (J.O.), a veteran in the Marines, was investigated for First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct charges after his former girlfriend accused him of […]

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The Charges: Sexual Assault

The Outcome: County Attorney’s Office Decided to Decline Charging

Client Sentencing Reduced to Gross Misdemeanor (2018)

At a client’s sentencing in Dakota County yesterday, the Judge rejected the government’s request for a felony sentence and granted the defense motion for a downward […]

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The Charges: Mortgage Fraud

The Outcome: Felony Sentence Reduced to Gross Misdemeanor

No Charges in Criminal Sexual Conduct Investigation (2018)

Our client was accused of nonconsensual sexual intercourse, a crime if charged and convicted could have sent him to prison for 12 years minimum. Our client […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: No Charges

Client’s Third Degree Drug Charges Dismissed on Illegal Search (2018)

Client was charged with Third Degree Drug Possession. Ryan and Elizabeth reviewed the police reports and squad video transcripts and it was clear that the police […]

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The Charges: Third Degree Drug Charges

The Outcome: Dismissed

Federal Drug Case Sentencing Victory (2017)

Our client was charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine in federal court. The Guidelines sentence called for imprisonment of 188–235 months. The government requested […]

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The Charges: Felony Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine

The Outcome: Mandatory Minimum Sentence

High Profile Case: All Charges Dismissed (2017)

Our client was charged with Felony Riot and multiple counts of Felony Aiding an Offender After the Fact in a high profile shooting case. Our client’s […]

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The Charges: Felony Riot, Felony Aiding an Offender After the Fact

The Outcome: All Charges Dismissed

Drug Investigation Results in No Charges (2017)

Client was arrested and later released for pending drug charges. Search problems in the case allowed Mr. Garry to speak with the government and eventually convince […]

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The Charges: Pending Drug Charges

The Outcome: No Charges

Attorneys Convince Prosecutor to Decline Charging Prostitution Case (2017)

State v. H.R. Our client was under investigation for solicitation of prostitution, where the supposed prostitute was actually an undercover police officer. Based on the client’s […]

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The Charges: Solicitation of Prostitution

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Gross Misdemeanor DWI/Refusal Charges Dismissed before Trial (2017)

State v. A.A. Our client was charged with a Gross Misdemeanor Refusal to Test charge and a Misdemeanor DWI. We filed motions to dismiss for lack […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor Refusal to Test

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Felony Drug Case Dismissed (2017)

Our client was charged with Felony Drug Possession and Intent to Sell. We challenged whether the police officers had any legal reason to enter our client’s […]

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The Charges: Felony Drug Possession & Intent to Sell

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Third Felony DWI Client Gets Dispositional Departure (2017)

Our client was charged with his third felony DWI and was facing a presumptive commitment to prison for 79 months. Elizabeth and Ryan wrote a detailed […]

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The Charges: Felony DWI

The Outcome: No prison sentence

Pharmacist Drug Case Dismissed (2017)

Ryan Garry represented a pharmacist who stole drugs from her employer. She was eventually caught and charged with a felony drug offense. After nearly a year […]

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The Charges: Felony Drug Offense

The Outcome: Resolved with No Conviction

Incredible Dispositional Departure on First Degree Meth Case (2017)

Our client had over 22 prior criminal convictions, all related to his 19-year habit of abusing meth. He then got charged with two felony First Degree […]

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The Charges: Felony First Degree Drug Charges

The Outcome: Departure and No Jail Time

Judge Dismisses Order for Protection after Trial (2017)

The Petitioner, a police officer, filed an order for protection on behalf of a family member against our client. The affidavit alleged false sexual abuse by […]

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The Charges: Sexual Abuse

The Outcome: Dismissed

State v. D.G. (2017)

We convinced the judge to completely dismiss the case despite a prior driving record.

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The Charges: Misdemeanor Driving After Suspension

The Outcome: Dismissed

State v. A.G (2017)

Our client was charged with DWI. We convinced the judge to dismiss the case because, after many months had passed since charging, discovery still had not […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor DWI

The Outcome: Dismissed

State v. W.B. (2017)

Our client was charged with pointing a gun at another individual. We reviewed all the police reports and were able to convince the prosecutor to dismiss […]

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The Charges: Misdemeanor Intentionally Point a Gun

The Outcome: Dismissed

State v. W.C. (2017)

Government has undercover cop pretending to be a 14 year old girl seeking older men for prostitution. Complaint and police reports listed detailed text conversation where […]

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The Charges: Felony Solicit Child Prostitution

The Outcome: Dismissed

Driver’s License Revocation Rescinded in Test Refusal Case (2016)

Ryan went to trial and argued that his clients right to speak with an attorney before deciding whether to submit to a test was violated. The […]

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The Charges: DWI Test Refusal

The Outcome: Driver’s License Revocation Rescinded

Ryan Saves Client Prison Sentence (2016)

Ryan represented S.J. on her fourth probation violation on a felony drug case. The government requested a very long executed jail sentence due to the client’s […]

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The Charges: Felony Drug Charge

The Outcome: Released From Custody

Drug Homicide Investigation Dropped (2016)

Ryan Garry represented his client, D.E., who called 911 to seek assistance for his friend who overdosed on narcotics. Police narrowed their investigation and set the […]

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The Charges: Felony Murder

The Outcome: Investigation Dropped

State v. B.B. (Murder Case)(2016)

Our client was facing many decades in prison for shooting an individual in North Minneapolis. There was no plea agreement short of nearly three decades in […]

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The Charges: Murder

The Outcome: Not Guilty!

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 […]

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The Charges: Falsely Accused Individual

The Outcome: Case Dismissed!

Not Guilty Verdicts on Drug Case (2016)

Our client was charged with transporting 87 pounds of high grade marijuana from California to Minnesota. Department of Homeland Security, FBI, and local law enforcement investigated […]

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The Charges: Felony Drug Distribution

The Outcome: Not Guilty

Nursing Board Complaint: Case Dismissed (2016)

Ryan and Elizabeth represented a nurse practitioner on frivolous allegations brought by the Veterans Administration. We contested the allegations at a Nursing Board hearing and the […]

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The Charges: Nursing Board Complaint

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Case Dismissed Due to Mental Incompetency (2016)

Our client was charged with a criminal case in Benton county. Mr. Garry suspected that his client might not understand the criminal case and the procedures […]

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The Charges: Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Felony Drug Case Dismissed (2016)

Our client was charged with felony drug sale. We challenged the conviction on multiple grounds, one of which was reason for the traffic stop and probable […]

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The Charges: Felony Drug Sale

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Probation Violation Dismissed Based on Probation’s Incompetence (2016)

The government filed a probation violation claiming that our client had violated probation by pleading guilty to a disorderly conduct charge. The actual violation stated that […]

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The Charges: Probation Violation

The Outcome: Dismissed

Second Degree Test Refusal Dismissed (2016)

Our client was charged with Second Degree Gross Misdemeanor Test Refusal, Third Degree Gross Misdemeanor DWI, and Misdemeanor Careless Driving. We challenged the constitutionality of Minnesota’s […]

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The Charges: Second Degree Gross Misdemeanor DWI, Third Degree Gross Misdemeanor DWI, Misdemeanor Careless Driving

The Outcome: Test Refusal dismissed

Gross Misdemeanor Test Refusal Dismissed! (2015)

Client was charged with Gross Misdemeanor DWI Test Refusal. A review of the police reports did not indicate anything was amiss. But a review of the […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor DWI Test Refusal

The Outcome: Dismissed!

Expungement of Gross Misdemeanor Traffic Case (2015)

Our client was charged with Gross Misdemeanor Failure to Stop at School Bus. We were able to obtain a resolution that would keep a conviction off […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor Failure to Stop at School Bus

The Outcome: Case Expunged!

Felony Theft Expungement Granted (2015)

Our client had been charged with Felony Theft. Despite objections from both the city and county prosecutors and the BCA, we were able to convince the […]

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The Charges: Felony Theft Expungement

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

Felony Drug Expungement Granted (2015)

Our client had been charged with Felony Drug Possession. We petitioned for expungement and the judge granted our request. See the judge’s order here.

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The Charges: Felony Drug Expungement

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

Traffic Charges Dismissed (2015)

Our client was charged with Failure to Stop for Collision, Driving After Cancellation, and Duty to Drive with Due Care. We filed a probable cause motion […]

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The Charges: Misdemeanor Failure to Stop for Collision, Misdemeanor Driving After Cancellation, and Petty Misdemeanor Duty to Drive with Due Care

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

First Degree Drug Case – No Jail Time (2015)

Our client was charged with First Degree Controlled Substance (Sale of Cocaine) for selling a large amount of marijuana and cocaine to an undercover police officer. […]

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The Charges: First Degree Drug Sale

The Outcome: No jail time

Refusal Reduced to Careless (2015)

Despite our client being charged with Third Degree DWI Refusal, Ryan and Elizabeth were able to negotiate a result where our client pled guilty to Careless […]

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The Charges: Third Degree Test Refusal

The Outcome: Pled to Careless Driving

Harassment Restraining Order Case Dismissed (2015)

At this Order for Protection hearing, the Petitioner testified and claimed that our client was harassing her and threatening her life. She testified that she thought […]

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The Charges: Order for Protection Petition

The Outcome: Petition Dismissed

DWI Reduced to Open Bottle (2015)

Client was pulled over and charged with Driving While Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance. Police found prescription narcotics in the vehicle as well as […]

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The Charges: DWI (Controlled Substance), Open Bottle, Prescription Labels Missing

The Outcome: DWI Dismissed, Pled to Open Bottle

Statute Found Unconstitutional (2015)

Our client was charged with Felony Criminal Sexual Conduct and Possession of Child Pornography relating to sexual encounters with a 15-year-old. Our client believed (and had […]

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The Charges: Felony Criminal Sexual Conduct, Possession of Child Pornography

The Outcome: Statute Held Unconstitutional, Felony Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Dismissed

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 […]

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

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

First Degree Drug Charges Dismissed: Client walks free, avoids 86 months in prison (2014)

Our client was charged with First Degree Possession and Sale of a Controlled Substance (mushrooms). The criminal charges carried a presumptive prison commitment of 86 months […]

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The Charges: First Degree Drug Sale, Second Degree Drug Possession

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Expungement of Drug Case (2014)

Elizabeth and Ryan’s client was charged with Fifth Degree Drug Possession back in August of 2010. He pled guilty and received a stay of adjudication. In […]

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The Charges: Expungement of Felony Drug Case

The Outcome: All Records Expunged

Gross Misdemeanor Stop Arm Violation Dismissed (2014)

Elizabeth’s client was charged with illegally driving past a school bus stop arm – a gross misdemeanor. Her client was adamant that she did not commit […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor School Bus Arm Violation

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

DWI Case Dismissed – Cop Illegally Ordered PBT! (2014)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client was pulled over for having her license plate partially covered up with snow. The arresting officer smelled the odor of alcohol coming […]

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The Charges: Misdemeanor DWI

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Government’s Restitution Request Denied! (2014)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client was charged with Felony Robbery due to taking a man’s cell phone. Our client was also accused of damaging a different man’s […]

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The Charges: Restitution in Felony Robbery

The Outcome: No Restitution Ordered

Client Avoids Whiskey Plates and Ignition Interlock (2014)

At the implied consent hearing, Ryan convinced the attorney general’s office to administratively reduce the client’s high BAC test to a level below .16, which means […]

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The Charges: DWI, Implied Consent

The Outcome: No Whiskey Plates, No Ignition Interlock

Expungement Granted in Felony Assault Case (2014)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client was wrongfully charged with Felony Third Degree Assault. After far too long, the criminal case was finally dismissed. The civil side of […]

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The Charges: Felony Third Degree Assault

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

Disorderly Conduct Charges Dismissed! (2014)

After an extensive investigation and legal work, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to dismiss the case.

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The Charges: Disorderly Conduct

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

DWI Case Dismissed: Officer Did Not Have Valid Reason for Traffic Stop (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client had been pulled over for allegedly swerving several times during the two miles the arresting officer followed him. Ryan and Elizabeth first […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor DWI Test Refusal

The Outcome: Dismissed!

All Records Sealed in Public Urination Case (2013)

Ryan’s client was charged with Public Urination. Ryan obtained him a great result, which ended in a dismissal of the case. Unfortunately, this does not mean […]

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The Charges: Expungement of Public Urination Charge

The Outcome: Case Expunged

Synthetic Drug Case Dismissed! (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client and his co-defendant were charged with felony sale and possession of a synthetic drug called XLR-11. Despite the law claiming that XLR-11 […]

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The Charges: Felony Synthetic Drug Possession and Sale

The Outcome: All charges dismissed

Expungement of Drug Case Granted (2013)

Ryan’s client was prosecuted back in 2007 with a drug charge. Ryan negotiated a sentence that resolved in the case being dismissed. This dismissal, however, did […]

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The Charges: Drug Conviction

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

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 […]

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The Charges: Maltreatment of a Minor (Administrative & Civil Case)

The Outcome: Won on Appeal

Third Degree GM DWI (2nd offense) Reduced to Careless Driving (2013)

In a recent Third Degree Gross Misdemeanor DWI case where Ryan and Elizabeth’s client had been convicted of a separate DWI one year earlier, Ryan convinced […]

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The Charges: Third Degree Gross Misdemeanor DWI

The Outcome: Resolved as Careless Driving

Officer Had No Reason to Stop Petitioner – License Revocation Rescinded! (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client had been pulled over for allegedly swerving. At the Implied Consent Hearing, Ryan convinced the judge that our client did not swerve […]

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The Charges: DWI Test Refusal - license revoked

The Outcome: License revocation rescinded!

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.

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The Charges: Felony Third Degree Assault

The Outcome: Continued for Dismissal

.14 DWI Resolved as a Careless Driving (2013)

Ryan’s client was charged with a DWI, having a blood alcohol concentration of a .14. After challenging many issues in this case, including Source Code and […]

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The Charges: DWI (.14 BAC)

The Outcome: Resolved as Careless Driving

Expungements Won in Three Cases (2013)

Three of Ryan’s clients were charged with unlawfully accessing computer systems. After obtaining resolutions in which resolved in Ryan’s client’s favors, the cases were eventually dismissed. […]

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The Charges: Expungement

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

Second Time Our Client Wins His DWI Charge (2013)

At the client’s first appearance, attorneys Elizabeth and Ryan convinced the prosecutor to dismiss all charges against the client. This was the second time our client […]

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The Charges: DWI

The Outcome: Charge dismissed

McNeely Win, Charge Dismissed (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client was charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Driving While Intoxicated with a Blood-Alcohol Content of .08 or more within 2 hours of […]

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The Charges: DWI, DWI - .08 or more

The Outcome: McNeely motion to suppress granted, DWI .08 charge dismissed

Case Continued for Dismissal (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client was charged with Obstructing Legal Process. Ryan and Elizabeth filed a motion to dismiss and the prosecutor threatened adding a Disorderly Conduct […]

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The Charges: Obstructing Legal Process

The Outcome: Continuance for Dismissal

Driving Offense Dismissed (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client was charged with a driving after revocation offense. Ryan and Elizabeth filed a motion to dismiss the case because the officer lacked […]

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The Charges: Driving After Revocation

The Outcome: Case Dismissed!

No Jail Time in Second Degree DWI (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client did everything right – treatment, ignition interlock, AA, volunteering, employment, a strong support network. Through a sentencing letter and oral argument, Ryan […]

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The Charges: Second Degree DWI

The Outcome: No Jail Time

No Jail in Felony DWI Case (2013)

Ryan convinced the judge that no jail time was warranted in a felony DWI case. Ryan’s client had 4 prior DWI convictions and 1 prior Felony […]

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The Charges: Felony DWI

The Outcome: No Jail Time

Synthetic Marijuana Case Dismissed (2013)

Ryan convinced a judge to dismiss Ryan and Elizabeth’s client’s felony drug charges who was accused of selling and possessing 80 pounds of synthetic marijuana. The […]

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The Charges: Felony Fourth Degree Drug Sale

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Chiropractic License Maintained (2013)

Ryan was able to successfully convince the Board of Chiropractic Examiners to allow Ryan and Elizabeth’s client, a doctor practicing in the State of Minnesota, to […]

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The Charges: Chiropractic License in Jeopardy due to Criminal Charges

The Outcome: Chiropractic License Maintained

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, […]

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The Charges: Felony Domestic Assault (Strangulation), Misdemeanor Domestic Assault

The Outcome: Not Guilty on All Counts

Harassment Restraining Order Dismissed (2013)

Ryan and Elizabeth’s client’s next door neighbor, the petitioner, obtained a harassment restraining order (HRO) against him. After talking with other neighbors, the client’s house’s former […]

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The Charges: Harassment Restraining Order

The Outcome: Dismissed

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 […]

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The Charges: Felony Third Degree Assault

The Outcome: Charge Dismissed

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. […]

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The Charges: First Degree Assault, Third Degree Assault, First Degree Burglary (Assault), and First Degree Burglary

The Outcome: Three Not Guilty Verdicts

Officer’s Traffic Stop Illegal = Case Dismissed! (2012)

At the contested omnibus hearing in McLeod County, Ryan’s cross-examination of the arresting police officer demonstrated that his suspicion of criminal activity was merely a guess, […]

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The Charges: Driving in Violation of a Limited License

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

No Random Testing in a Felony Drug Case (2012)

Despite the government’s and probation department’s insisting on requiring Ryan and Elizabeth’s client to submit to random alcohol and drug tests for five years, at the […]

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The Charges: Felony Possession of Marijuana

The Outcome: No Random Drug or Alcohol Testing

DWI Charges Dismissed (Despite Blood Level .14)! (2012)

On the day of the jury trial in Anoka County, Ryan was able to convince the prosecutor to dismiss all DWI charges, and, despite Ryan’s client’s […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: DWI Charge Reduced to Careless Driving

.14 BAC DWI Reduced to Careless Driving (2012)

On the day of the Jury Trial in Anoka County, Ryan was able to convince the prosecutor to dismiss all DWI charges, and, despite Ryan’s client’s […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: DWI Charge Reduced to Careless Driving

Minnesota Board of Nursing Charges Dismissed (2012)

In Ramsey County, the Minnesota Board of Nursing was pursuing ethical charges against Ryan’s client who was a supervising nurse practitioner at a major Twins Cities […]

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The Charges: Board of Nursing Disciplinary Action

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Felony Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Dismissed! (2012)

Immediately prior to the felony jury trial in Hennepin County, the prosecutor dismissed all charges. If Ryan’s client would have been convicted, he would have gone […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct in the Fifth Degree

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

State Destroyed Test: Client Wins! (2011)

The government destroyed Ryan’s client’s blood test before he had a chance to retest it to confirm its accuracy. The Hennepin County judge threw the State’s […]

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The Charges: DWI (IC)

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Asian Massage Parlor Prostitution Charges Dismissed! (2011)

In Washington County, Ryan filed a variety of motions to suppress evidence and dismiss charges, mostly citing the police officer’s illegal conduct of engaging in 30–60 […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor Prostitution

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Felony Aiding First Degree Murder Charges Dismissed! (2011)

After an exhaustive private investigation, asserting his client’s innocence, Ryan was successful in convincing the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office to dismiss all charges against our client […]

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The Charges: Aiding and Abetting Murder, Accomplice After the Fact to Murder, Obstructing Legal Process

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Expungement of First Degree Drug Case Granted! (2011)

The government wrongfully charged Ryan’s client with selling cocaine to an undercover federal agent. He was charged with First Degree Controlled Substance and his presumptive prison […]

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The Charges: First Degree Sale of Cocaine

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

Statutory Expungement Granted (2011)

A Hennepin County judge granted Ryan’s client’s expungement of a Criminal Abuse of a Vulnerable Adult Charge. Ryan had convinced a prosecutor to resolve the case […]

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The Charges: Criminal Abuse of a Vulnerable Adult

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

Inherent Authority Expungement Granted (BCA and Judicial Records) (2011)

A Hennepin County judge granted Ryan’s client’s motion to expunge her Gross Misdemeanor Theft Conviction. This decision was significant given the fact that her conviction did […]

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor Theft

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

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.

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The Charges: Assault

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Third DWI Offense Reduced to Careless Driving (2010)

In Ramsey County at the contested omnibus hearing, Ryan successfully argued to the prosecutor that because the State’s BCA blood test was destroyed prior to the […]

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The Charges: Third Degree DWI (Child in Vehicle)

The Outcome: Third Offense DWI Charge Reduced to Careless Driving

First Degree Drug Charges Dismissed! (2010)

Ryan’s client was investigated by the United States Department of Justice and the DEA. After the U.S. Attorney’s Office rejected the prosecution, the case was charged […]

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The Charges: First Degree Controlled Substance (Sale) of Meth

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Not Guilty Verdict: Felony Disarming a Police Officer (2010)

On November 15, 2010 in Hennepin County, on behalf of his client, Ryan rejected the State’s plea offer and went to jury trial in the above […]

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The Charges: Felony Attempting to Disarm a Police Officer

The Outcome: Not Guilty Verdict

.19 DWI Reduced to Careless Driving (2010)

At the contested omnibus hearing in Hennepin County, Ryan cross-examined the arresting police officer and made him admit that he “made a mistake” by reading the […]

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The Charges: DWI (.19 BAC)

The Outcome: DWI Charge Reduced to Careless Driving

First Degree Burglary Charges Dismissed! (2010)

In the days before the jury trial was set to begin in Hennepin County, Ryan secured a dismissal on a criminal case that would have sent […]

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The Charges: First Degree Burglary

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

First Amendment Win (2010)

At trial and after cross-examining four St. Cloud city employees in Stearns County, Ryan convinced the hearing officer to rule that the city had discriminatorily prosecuted […]

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The Charges: Violating a City Ordinance

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

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, […]

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The Charges: First Degree Controlled Substance (Sale of Meth)

The Outcome: Downward Departure Motion Granted

Expungement Granted (2010)

A Washington County judge granted Ryan’s motion to expunge ALL records relating to his client’s dismissal of his First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges. Click to […]

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The Charges: First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct (Rape)

The Outcome: Expungement Granted

DWI – Police Officers Illegally Enter Apartment (2009)

At a bench conference prior to the trial, a Hennepin County judge issued a decision rescinding the Revocation of Ryan’s client’s license after discussions with counsel […]

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The Charges: DWI

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Source Code Victory (2009)

At the implied consent trial, a Washington County judge granted Ryan’s motion to discover the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000.

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The Charges: Second Degree DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

Souce Code Victory – Test Suppressed (2009)

At the contested omnibus hearing, a Hennepin County judge granted Ryan’s motion to make the State produce the “Source Code” to the Intoxilyzer 5000 (breath test) […]

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The Charges: Third Degree DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

Source Code Victory: Revocation of License is Rescinded (2009)

At the implied consent trial, an Anoka County judge granted Ryan’s motion to discover the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000. Revocation of License was rescinded […]

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The Charges: DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

First Degree Rape Charges Dismissed – Client Innocent (2009)

Ryan’s client was charged with the most serious criminal sexual conduct case in the Minnesota Criminal Code. In Washington County, Ryan conducted an extensive private investigation […]

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The Charges: First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

15 Police Officers Illegally Raid House = Charges Dismissed (2009)

After a lengthy contested omnibus hearing in Stearns County, the judge granted Ryan’s motions to strike language from a search warrant and dismiss two criminal counts. […]

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The Charges: Obstructing Legal Process, Underage Consumption, Failure to Leave a Loud Party

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

DWI Revocation Dismissed After Contested Hearing (Illegal Stop) (2009)

At the implied consent trial in Anoka County, Ryan’s cross-examination of the arresting officer convinced the Court that the officer’s mistake of fact was unreasonable and […]

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The Charges: Third Degree DWI

The Outcome: Motion to Rescind Granted

Motion to Dismiss DWI Granted (2009)

At the contested omnibus hearing, a Sherburne County judge granted Ryan’s motions to (1) reduce charges to Fourth Degree Misdemeanor because the State unlawfully enhanced the […]

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The Charges: Third Degree DWI

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Felony DWI Dismissed (2009)

At the contested omnibus hearing, a Hennepin County judge granted Ryan’s motion to order the State to produce the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000 (breath […]

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The Charges: Felony DWI

The Outcome: Felony DWI Charges Dismissed, Client Exonerated

Source Code Victory – Test Suppression (2009)

At the contested omnibus hearing, an Anoka County judge granted Ryan’s motion to order the State to produce the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000 (breath […]

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The Charges: Third Degree DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

Source Code Victory (2009)

At the implied consent trial, a Hennepin County judge granted Ryan’s motion to order the State to produce the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000 (breath […]

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The Charges: DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

Source Code DWI Victory (2009)

At the implied consent hearing, an Anoka County judge granted Ryan’s motion to order the State to produce the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000 (breath […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

Source Code DWI Victory (2009)

At the implied consent hearing, an Anoka County judge granted Ryan’s motion to order the State to produce the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000 (breath […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

Source Code Victory (2009)

At the implied consent hearing, a Hennepin County judge granted Ryan’s motion to order the State to produce the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000 (breath […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

Gun Charges Dismissed Based on Illegal Search (2009)

Ryan filed motions in Ramsey County to dismiss based on recent case law, Arizona v. Gant, 129 S.Ct. 1710 (2009). The government dismissed charges the day […]

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The Charges: Obstructing Legal Process, Possession of a Pistol Without a Permit

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Driving Privileges Reinstated (2008)

At the implied consent hearing in McLeod County, the Commissioner of Public Safety rescinded the implied consent revocation of Ryan’s client’s driving privileges based upon unconstitutional […]

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The Charges: DWI, Implied Consent Revocation

The Outcome: Driving Privileges Reinstated

Charges Dismissed – Fourth Amendment Violation (2008)

Ryan litigated a contested omnibus hearing in McLeod County and argued that all charges should be dismissed based on Fourth Amendment violations. The judge dismissed all […]

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The Charges: Third Degree DWI/Refusal, Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Charges Dismissed (2008)

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

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The Charges: Assault

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

DWI Charges Dismissed, License Revocation Rescinded (2008)

During negotiations prior to trial in Anoka County, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to dismiss the DWI charges. Ryan’s client pled guilty to Careless Driving. In the […]

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The Charges: DWI (Breath test .19)

The Outcome: DWI Charge Reduced to Careless Driving

Harassment Stalking Charges Dismissed (2008)

At pretrial in Dakota County, Ryan convinced the City Prosecutor to dismiss charges after extensive investigation of the alleged “victim.”

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor Harassment Stalking

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

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 […]

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The Charges: Felony Controlled Substance, Fleeing a Peace Officer

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

No Charge in Criminal Sexual Conduct Case (2008)

Ryan was hired preliminarily to investigate and convince the government to not charge his client with First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct in Ramsey County.

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The Charges: First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: No Crimes Charged

License Revocation Rescinded (2008)

At the implied consent trial, Ryan convinced a Hennepin County judge to rescind the revocation of Ryan’s client’s license revocation.

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The Charges: DWI (.30)

The Outcome: License Revocation Rescinded

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.

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor Domestic Assault

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Revocation of License Rescinded (2008)

After the implied consent hearing in Ramsey County, revocation of Ryan’s client’s driver’s license was rescinded. Click to see Judge’s Order

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The Charges: DWI

The Outcome: Revocation of License Rescinded

Prosecutor Declined to Charge Based on Ryan’s Investigation (2008)

Ryan’s client hired Ryan while being investigated for Criminal Sexual Conduct in the First Degree in Dakota County. Ryan conducted an extensive investigation into the case […]

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The Charges: Criminal Sexual Conduct in the First Degree Investigation

The Outcome: No Crimes Charged

Hung Jury/Mistrial – Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Murder (2008)

After a three-week jury trial in Anoka County, and three days of jury deliberation, the Anoka County jury could not reach a verdict. Ryan’s client was […]

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The Charges: Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Murder

The Outcome: Hung Trial/Mistrial

BCA Could Not Produce Blood Test – Test Suppressed (2008)

At the contested omnibus hearing, a Watonwan County judge granted Ryan’s motion to compel Ryan’s client’s blood collection kit for independent examination. Because the blood collection […]

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The Charges: DWI

The Outcome: Test Suppressed

Felony Terroristic Threats – All Charges Dismissed (2008)

At the contested omnibus hearing, a Dakota County judge granted Ryan’s motion to dismiss all felony charges based on Ryan’s Florence probable cause hearing. Ryan cross-examined […]

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The Charges: Felony Terroristic Threats

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Illegal Traffic Stop: All Charges Dismissed (2008)

After a contested omnibus hearing in which Ryan cross-examined the arresting officer, a Ramsey County judge dismissed all charges because the traffic stop was illegal. Ryan’s […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Source Code Victory, License Revocation Rescinded (2008)

In Dakota County, Ryan argued that his client was entitled to the source code for the intoxilyzer. The court granted the Ryan’s motion and ordered the […]

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The Charges: DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Motion Granted, License Revocation Rescinded

Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges – Defendant Exonerated (2007)

In this Dakota County case, Ryan led an intensive investigation into the government’s allegations of sexual abuse. Ryan convinced the government not to file charges. Client […]

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The Charges: First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Investigation

The Outcome: Client Exonerated

DWI Dismissed – Illegal Stop (2007)

In Dakota County, the State dismissed the DWI charges of Ryan’s client (an FBI agent) at the pretrial hearing given the fact that Ryan won the […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Domestic Assault Charges Dismissed (2007)

In Washington County at the jury trial, Ryan’s motion to dismiss the case was granted.

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The Charges: Domestic Assault, Interference with a 911 Call

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Felony Assault Dismissed – Lack of Probable Cause (2007)

At the omnibus hearing in Hennepin County, all charges were dismissed in the Liberian soccer shooting case after the Hennepin County Judge granted Ryan’s motion for […]

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The Charges: Felony Second Degree Assault

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Criminal Sexual Conduct Investigation Dropped (2007)

A Minneapolis Sex Crimes Detective was investigating First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct charges against Ryan’s client. Based on exculpatory evidence discovered by Ryan’s private investigators, Ryan […]

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The Charges: First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Investigation

The Outcome: Criminal Investigation Dropped

Felony Theft Charges Dismissed, Despite Lengthy Record (2007)

Despite Ryan’s client’s lengthy record, at the settlement conference in Hennepin County, Ryan convinced the government to dismiss all charges.

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The Charges: Gross Misdemeanor Theft

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Terroristic Threats Charges Dismissed (2007)

Prior to the first appearance in Dakota County, Ryan convinced the County Attorney to dismiss charges after extensive investigation of the alleged “victim” who was found […]

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The Charges: Terroristic Threats

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

DWI Test Refusal Dismissed – Officer Illegally Obtained PBT (2007)

In McLeod County, Ryan challenged the government’s charge. Ryan argued that the officer had illegally entered Ryan’s client’s property to ask for a PBT. The judge […]

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The Charges: Third Degree DWI Test Refusal

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Source Code Victory – Revocation Rescinded (2007)

At the implied consent trial, a Dakota County judge granted Ryan’s motion to order the State to produce the Source Code to the Intoxilyzer 5000 (breath […]

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The Charges: DWI

The Outcome: Source Code Victory

Gross Misdemeanor DWI Charges Dismissed – Illegal Seizure (2007)

After the contested omnibus hearing in Wright County, based on Ryan’s cross-examination, the judge dismissed all charges against Ryan’s client.

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The Charges: Second Degree DWI

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

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.

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The Charges: Felony Fifth Degree Controlled Substance Crime

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

Assault Charges Continued for Dismissal (2007)

At the plea negotiation prior to trial in Hennepin County, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to resolve the case with a continuance for dismissal. This means that […]

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The Charges: Fifth Degree Assault, Disorderly Conduct

The Outcome: Charges Continued for Dismissal

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.

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The Charges: Felony Drug Possession (Marijuana, Cocaine)

The Outcome: Felony Charges Dismissed, Guilty Plea to Petty Misdemeanor

Serious DWI Dismissed: Officer Illegally Used PBT (2007)

After a contested omnibus hearing in Hennepin County, all DWI charges were dismissed because of a Fourth Amendment violation, specifically that the officer did not have […]

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The Charges: Second Degree DWI (3rd offense in ten years), Forfeiture of Infiniti Vehicle

The Outcome: DWI Charges Dismissed, Vehicle Returned

Client Did not Have “Capacity to Refuse” Testing – DWI Revocation Rescinded (2007)

At the implied consent trial in Hennepin County, Ryan’s client’s revocation was rescinded because Ryan’s client was incapable of refusing to submit to testing. After extensive […]

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The Charges: Third Degree Refusal to Submit to Testing, Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed, Guilty Plea to Underage Violation

Underage Drinking and Curfew Charges Dismissed (2007)

At the contested omnibus hearing in Washington County, the charges were dismissed.

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The Charges: Underage Drinking and Driving (not a drop), Curfew Violation

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Criminal Damage to Property Charges Dropped (2007)

Ryan convinced the investigating detective in Ramsey County that evidence was not sufficient to proceed with charges to the County Attorney. Case closed.

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The Charges: Criminal Damage to Property

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct Charges Dismissed (2006)

At the omnibus hearing in Wadena County, Ryan convinced the prosecutor that the case should be dismissed because there was not probable cause to proceed in […]

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The Charges: First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Third DWI Offense Reduced to Careless Driving (2006)

Prior to the jury trial in Ramsey County, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to reduce Ryan’s client’s third DWI to a Careless Driving offense.

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The Charges: Second Degree Gross Misdemeanor DWI (.17)

The Outcome: DWI Reduced to Careless Driving

Stay of Adjudication = No DWI Conviction (2006)

In Hennepin County prior to the jury trial, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to agree to a stay of adjudication, which means that there will be no […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI

The Outcome: Stay of Adjudication

License Revocation Rescinded (2006)

In Dakota County at the implied consent hearing, Ryan’s client’s license revocation was rescinded because the State could not produce the source code to the Intoxilzyer […]

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The Charges: DWI (.20)

The Outcome: Case Dismissed

Illegal DWI Arrest – Revocation Rescinded (2006)

In Hennepin County at the implied consent hearing, the judge rescinded the revocation of Ryan’s client’s driver’s license and the government’s case was dismissed because of […]

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The Charges: Fourth Degree DWI (.16)

The Outcome: DWI Reduced to Careless Driving

Felony Fleeing Charges Dismissed for Lack of Probable Cause (2006)

In Mille Lacs County at the contested omnibus hearing, the judge dismissed all charges against Ryan’s client for lack of probable cause. After Ryan cross-examined the […]

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The Charges: Felony Fleeing a Peace Officer

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Assault Charges Dismissed (2006)

In Hennepin County just prior to trial, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to drop all charges.

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The Charges: Fifth Degree Assault, Disorderly Conduct

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed

Domestic Assault Charges Dismissed (2006)

In Dakota County just prior to the jury trial, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to agree to a continuance for dismissal, which means that all charges were […]

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The Charges: Fifth Degree Domestic Assault, Disorderly Conduct

The Outcome: Continuance for Dismissal

All Criminal Charges Dismissed (2006)

In Scott County, Ryan convinced the prosecutor to dismiss all charges against Ryan’s client prior to trial.

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The Charges: Hit and Run, Leaving Scene of Accident, Driving Without Due Care, Driver to Report Crash

The Outcome: Charges Dismissed