Monday, January 23, 2012

Minnesota Obstruction of Justice Charges (Explained)

If it's one lesson that's been drilled into most of us since we were kids it is that you do what a police officer tells you to do.  If you don't you're risking any and all manner of consequence - immediate and possibly over the long hall.  (Many of you, I'm sure have seen what can happen to individuals who resist the request/demands of a peace officer.  Often, it isn't pretty.  It can also lead to additional criminal charges.)  If you or someone you love has found him or herself facing this dilemma, you first, best step should be to contact an experience Minnesota Criminal Defense Attorney

The act of obstructing justice takes on many forms. In Minnesota, the law defines it as --- interference with the work of law enforcement, including peace officers, prosecutors and federal authorities.  Examples include:

  •  Escape;
  •  Fleeing A Police Officer In A Motor Vehicle;
  •  Warning A Subject of Police Investigation;
  •  Witness Tampering; and
  •  Interference With A Dead Body

What Are  You Going To Do?
Have you been charged with obstruction of justice? I can help.  First as a prosecutor, and since as an experienced Minnesota Criminal Defense Attorney, I've handled thousands of cases - and I will fight to protect your rights. Contact the Rolloff Law Office today for a free consultation.  Call me (612) 234-1165 or go to and submit your inquiry through our online consultation

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