State V. Zweber
County: Hennepin (2008)
Charges: 5th Degree Possession of a Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine)
Hearing Type: Motion to Suppress Evidence
Outcome: Ryan Pacyga brought a motion to suppress the drugs that the police located in Mr. Zweber’s pocket. Ryan argued that the police violated his client’s rights by unconstitutionally detaining him and searching him. The prosecutor argued that the police had a right to detain Mr. Zweber and search him. The judge agreed with Ryan Pacyga, granted his motion to suppress the evidence, and threw the entire case out.