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Victories And Cases

State V. T.V.

County: Ramsey (2011) Charges: Ineligible Person in Possession of Firearm Outcome: In Minnesota, if you are charged with being an ineligible person in possession of a firearm, there is a 5-year MANDATORY MINIMUM sentence. We filed a motion for a downward durational departure, and the judge GRANTED it. Our client had to serve 90 days in jail rather than 5… Read More

State V. J.G.-2

County: Ramsey (3/2012) Charges: Ineligible Person in Possession of Firearm Outcome: In Minnesota, if you are charged with being an ineligible person in possession of a firearm, there is a 5-year MANDATORY MINIMUM sentence. This was a case where our client could not possess a firearm because he had been convicted of a prior felony. In this case, he was… Read More

State V. J.H.

County: Goodhue (2012) Charges: Terroristic Threats, 2nd Degree Assault, and Domestic Assault Hearing Type: Negotiation Outcome: The State charged J.H. with Terroristic Threats, 2nd Degree Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, and Domestic Assault. Ryan Pacyga negotiated a Stay of Adjudication on the Terroristic Threats charge with no jail, 40 hours of community service, and the other charges were dismissed. Read More

United States V. B.G.

Federal Court, District of Minnesota (9/2012) Charges: Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine and Possession of Firearm in Furtherance of Drug Trafficking Crime Outcome: B.G. was indicted after he sold several kilograms of cocaine while being surveilled by federal agents. The evidence was overwhelming so B.G. elected to plead guilty and try for the "safety valve." The Government opposed safety valve and… Read More

State V. S.W.-2

County: Goodhue (4/2012) Charges: Five Counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct Trial Type: Jury Trial Outcome: NOT GUILTY on all counts. The State alleged S.W. committed five acts of criminal sexual conduct against three inmates of the Red Wing prison while S.W. was a correctional officer there. After 2 1/2 weeks of trial, the jury deliberated for only 2 hours and… Read More

State V. Kpedua

County: Ramsey (2007) Charges: Domestic Strangulation Trial Type: Jury Trial Outcome: Motion for Acquittal Granted, client found NOT GUILTY at trial. Read More

State V. Bender

County: Hennepin (7/2008) Charges: Attempted 2nd Degree Murder for Benefit of a Gang, Drive by Shooting Outcome: All charges DISMISSED one week before trial. Click here to read the Minneapolis Star & Tribune article: StarTribune Attempted Murder Dismissed. Read More

State V. 17 Year-Old Juvenile Defendant

County: Rice (2009) Charges: 2nd Degree Attempted Murder, 2nd Degree Assault with Dangerous Weapon Trial Type: Jury Trial Outcome: After a 2-week trial, jury unanimously found defendant NOT GUILTY of all charges Read More

State V. Brant

County: Ramsey (6/2011) Charges: First Degree Aggravated Robbery Outcome: All Charges DISMISSED prior to trial. In this case, the State accused Mr. Brant and two other men of First Degree Aggravated Robbery for allegedly robbing several individuals at gunpoint, pistol-whipping them, and stealing their computers and phones. All three defendants were represented by different lawyers. The first defendant pled guilty… Read More

State V. T.S.-2

County: Anoka (12/2011) Charges: Domestic Assault Outcome: The State alleged that T.S. physically assaulted his brother by hitting and strangling him. Ryan Pacyga raised self defense at court, and rejected the State's offer to plead guilty to assault. The charges were DISMISSED at trial: Domestic Assault DISMISSED Read More

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