Categorized: Domestic Abuse

Watch Tim Simonson Speak To Kare 11 News About Privacy Rights in Divorce Matters

Posted on Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018 by Tim Simonson and is filed under Divorce, Domestic Abuse, Lawyer, Minnesota.

Recently, the divorce file of a high profile public servant, Representative Keith Ellison, brought to attention the issue of divorce files in family court.  The question raised was whether a divorce file was accessible to the public.  The reason it came to the media’s attention, is that in Representative Ellison’s divorce, he and his former… Read more »

A HISTORY LESSON FROM CAPTAIN AMERICA

Posted on Tuesday, January 24th, 2017 by Tim Simonson and is filed under Divorce, Domestic Abuse.

I doubt I will ever find myself representing, or going up against, a bona fide superhero in Family Court, but, I can only imagine how it must have felt for the attorney arguing on behalf of his client, literally named “Captain America”, for the reversal of the Wadena County District Court’s issuance of a domestic… Read more »

Getting a Domestic Abuse Order for Protection in Minnesota – What Do I Need To Prove?

Posted on Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 by Tim Simonson and is filed under Divorce, Domestic Abuse, Minnesota.

I hope this is a question you will never face, but, leaving an abusive partner or family member is not an simple decision, let alone following through with that decision. There are a myriad of variables that go into a such decision, some of which lean toward staying, and some toward leaving. These can include:… Read more »