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Gallagher Gets Large Marijuana Grow Charges Dismissed; Illegal Search

When will it be legal?  Not soon enough!  But for one client of Gallagher Criminal Defense facing marijuana grow charges, the nightmare is finally over. Marijuana Attorney Thomas Gallagher moved the court to Suppress Evidence based upon an illegal search.  And the result? Dismissal of all felony charges related to a “large indoor and outdoor… Read More »Gallagher Gets Large Marijuana Grow Charges Dismissed; Illegal Search

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Thomas Gallagher teaches DUI-marijuana & Hemp Defenses

July 18, 2019.  Thomas C. Gallagher, a Minneapolis Criminal Attorney, presented a Continuing Legal Education class on DUI-marijuana cases and hemp defenses to marijuana charges. And he presented his course to the Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL), co-sponsored by Minnesotans for Responsible Marijuana Regulation (MRMR) at CLE: Up in Smoke.  The event took… Read More »Thomas Gallagher teaches DUI-marijuana & Hemp Defenses

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Minnesota NORML Elects Thomas Gallagher Chair of Board of Directors

On September 16, 2017 the Board of Directors of Minnesota NORML elected Thomas C. Gallagher to Chair of the Board.  Gallagher is a Minneapolis Criminal Lawyer.  And he twice ran for election as a Representative in the Minnesota House in District 61B (incumbent Paul Thissen) in 2014 and 2016.  Moreover, he was the endorsed-candidate of Republican Party of… Read More »Minnesota NORML Elects Thomas Gallagher Chair of Board of Directors

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Religious use of marijuana defense prevails in Minnesota Rastafarian case

Is religious use of marijuana a defense to a marijuana criminal charge? A recent Minnesota Court of Appeals case indicates the answer may be “yes.” In an unpublished opinion, In the matter of the Welfare of J.J.M.A., A13-0295, filed September 23, 2013, the court addresses the issue. The Minnesota Court of Appeals reversed a juvenile’s delinquency… Read More »Religious use of marijuana defense prevails in Minnesota Rastafarian case