Springfield, IL asked in Criminal Law for Minnesota

Q: Can order for protection be enforced if the birth year is not correct on the order for protection

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Jonathan Matthew Holson
Jonathan Matthew Holson
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Rogers, MN
  • Licensed in Minnesota

A: That depends on a number of factors including the specificity of correct information in the OFP. You should discuss the issue directly with a criminal defense attorney. I certainly would NOT suggest that you violate the order and HOPE for the best. That would be a terrible idea.

Thomas C Gallagher
Thomas C Gallagher
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Licensed in Minnesota

A: The issue may be one of identification. And that could depend upon a multitude of factors, depending upon the situation. I would not suggest that the Respondent in such a case tempt fate, however.

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