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CASE LAW UPDATE:  Whether the amendment of the complaint was proper?    

The State accused the defendant of sexually assaulting an 11 year old girl.  Defendant was charged with 1st degree criminal sexual conduct.  A bench trial was held.  After the victim testified about the timing of the sexual assault, the State was allowed to amend the complaint from “on or about” a specific date to “on or about” a range of 3 years that ended with a specific date.  Defendant appealed.  The Minnesota Court of Appeals upheld the amendment.  Affirmed.

State v. Murdock, A20-0323, Hennepin County.

Minnesota Criminal Defense Lawyer Lynne Torgerson was not attorney of record in this case.

By |2021-03-09T03:58:11+00:00March 9th, 2021|Victories/Case Law Updates|0 Comments

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