2nd Degree DWI Dismissed

Location of Offense: Dakota County (Apple Valley)
Original Charges: 2nd Degree DWI
Alcohol Level: Refusal
Prior DWI’s: Three
Final Conviction: DISMISSED
Final Sentence: Trial court dismissed charges after contesting hearing where state failed to prove validity of traffic stop. State appealed to Court of Appeals, which upheld the dismissal. State petitioned to Supreme Court for review, which was denied. Charges dismissed.