Category Archives: case law

2017-2018 Minnesota Case Law Update

The annual 2017 – 2018 Minnesota Case law update is located here at 2018 Minnesota Case Law Update.

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The attorney-client relationship dies with the client (attorneys can’t appeal for a dead client but the personal representative may be able to appeal).

Billy Richard Glaze v. State of Minnesota, ___ N.W.2d ___, (Minn. 2018); A16-2028, filed March 21, 2018. The client was convicted of first degree murder and second degree intentional murder during sexual assaults in 1989. In 2007 the client petitioned … Continue reading

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Case Law Update for May 2015-April 2016

Click here for the 2015-2016 case law update. This reviews Minnesota case law from May 2015 through April 2016 and includes other interesting cases from across the country.

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Case Law Update for May 2016-April 2017

Click here for the 2016-2017 case law update. This reviews Minnesota case law from May 2016 through April 2017 and includes other interesting cases from across the country.

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Case Law Update as of December 1, 2017

Click here for this year’s annual case law update for relevant Minnesota Cases in Probate & Trust law and other interesting cases.

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