Forfeiting Cars And Property In Minnesota

29th Aug 2012 Comments Off on Forfeiting Cars And Property In Minnesota

Minnesota Civil Forfeitures When you think of punishments the government can hand out for violations of a law, you probably think of jail time and/or fines.  Although these are obviously […]

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Right To Remain Silent…Should Mrs. Hoffner Have Issued A Statement?

28th Aug 2012 Comments Off on Right To Remain Silent…Should Mrs. Hoffner Have Issued A Statement?

Today Mrs. Hoffner, through her attorneys, issued a press release, where she read a statement to the assembled press corps.  Was this a good idea? Can it possibly help her […]

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Mankato’s Latest Brush With Fame – The Todd Hoffner Child Porn Case

23rd Aug 2012 Comments Off on Mankato’s Latest Brush With Fame – The Todd Hoffner Child Porn Case

The Mankato Child Porn Case – Todd Hoffner  Mankato has made national news yet again, but not for the greatest reason, Minnesota State University-Mankato’s head football coach, Todd Hoffner, has […]

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Cell Phone Searches in Minnesota

4th Aug 2012 Comments Off on Cell Phone Searches in Minnesota

Can Minnesota police search your cell phone without a warrant? One of the basic Fourth Amendment principles is that, in general, the police can’t “unreasonably” search a person’s home or […]

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