Mankato Assault Defense Lawyer & Attorney By: Thomas Hagen An “aggravated assault” charge results when an act of assault causes great bodily harm to another person. There are many reasons why assault occurs. Perhaps it was a self-defense situation or the assault happened while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Sometimes tempers can run… Read more »
Mankato Domestic Assault Lawyer By: Thomas Hagen An accusation of domestic violence means that you have been accused of causing a family or household member bodily harm. There are very serious consequences if found guilty. Those consequences can include jail time, fines, and a criminal record that follows you for the rest of your life…. Read more »
Mapleton man charged with assault after threatening son An alleged threat by a father against his son resulted in the father, Brian Benson of Mapleton, being charged with assault. Benson is reported as being charged with second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon after having allegedly pointed a gun at his son while threatening to shoot… Read more »
Lafler v. Cooper, commentary on the claim that a lawyer advising a client to go to trial is ineffective assistance of counsel.