Is It Illegal to Grab a Woman’s Butt in Minnesota?
On March 7, 2018, a state Senate committee voted to make butt-grabbing illegal in Minnesota. You read that right – until the unanimous vote, grabbing someone’s butt was not against the law and did not qualify as sexual misconduct under Minnesota law. Many citizens find it hard to believe that “intentional touching of the clothing… read more
Most Common Medical Malpractice Claims in America- How You Can Avoid It
Medical errors are more common than you might think. In fact, a recent report from the British Medical Journal found that medical errors might be the third leading cause of death in the United States – causing 251,000 deaths each year. What are the most common types of medical malpractice claims in the United States,… read more
What to Do If Someone Is Injured on Your Property
As a property owner, you have a duty to maintain your premises and keep it safe from foreseeable hazards that could lead to injury. Unfortunately, someone might sustain an injury on your property, even if you do take steps to maintain it. What happens when someone gets hurt on your premises? What should you do… read more
New Car Safety Features that can Save Your Life
The rise of the digital age has made our lives a lot easier. Today, we can complete work tasks on the go, or order a pizza on the way home from soccer practice to find a delivery person bringing it fresh to our door. While technology has its conveniences, it also has the potential to… read more
Trigger Leads: How to Protect Yourself From Mortgage Spam
Knutson + Casey is currently representing a family who is enrolled in a witness protection program in Minnesota. When they went to get a mortgage to purchase their new home in a secret location, they claimed that Wells Fargo negligently distributed their names and location to the public. And they began to receive unwanted solicitations… read more
What Is Exoneration?
What Does Being Exonerated Really Mean? Exoneration gives wrongfully convicted individuals a second chance at life. It is the legal act of absolving someone from blame in Minnesota. Exoneration refers to the court taking back a defendant’s criminal conviction, vindicating the defendant with the official absolution of a guilty verdict. Exoneration requires the reversal of… read more
Your Rights After a Personal Injury Case Settlement
You might think that your trials and tribulations will end after securing a settlement from a defendant or insurance company for a personal injury claim in Minnesota. After all, you’ve gone through the litigation process and secured an award to compensate you for your accident-related damages. Unfortunately, securing a case settlement isn’t always synonymous with… read more
What is Telemarketing Fraud?
Estimates indicate that Americans lose about $40 billion each year to telemarketing fraudsters.
Blue Earth County Courthouse Overview
The Blue Earth County District Court handles all the civil, family, juvenile, criminal, probate, and traffic cases for Blue Earth County.
Can You File an Injury Claim for Environmental Damage?
Currently, one of the biggest U.S. environmental lawsuits is occurring in Minnesota. Can you sue if you have been hurt?