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Measure 11 Cases

Oregon voters approved Measure 11 in November 1994 to apply minimum mandatory sentences with no possibility of a reduction in sentence for the following offenses:

  • Murder
  • Attempted Murder
  • Attempted Aggravated Murder
  • Assault I & II
  • Manslaughter I & II
  • Kidnapping I & II
  • Rape I & II
  • Sodomy I & II
  • Sexual Penetration I & II
  • Robbery I & II
  • Sexual Abuse I
  • Arson I
  • Compelling Prostitution
  • Use of Child in Display of Sex Act

Few people understand how serious an Oregon Measure 11 charge is until they end up sitting in a local jail, facing a sentence of from 70 months to 120 months or longer.

If you face an Oregon Measure 11 charge, call us before you talk to anyone else. We will:

  • Put a layer of insulation between you and the police so that all contacts will have to go through us.
  • Get in touch with the district attorney and obtain all of the information about your case that we are entitled to have.
  • Be present when the police investigate your case.
  • Use our own team of investigators and forensics specialists to challenge the state’s evidence and present mitigating evidence to support your case.
  • Look into background of the person who is making the accusation against you.
  • Minimize the charges to a non Measure 11 case through plea negotiations if appropriate.
  • Prepare your case for trail and provide you a vigorous courtroom defense.

Representing defendants Oregon Measure 11 cases in Washington and Tillamook County, Oregon, including Portland, Hillsboro, Beaverton, Tigard, Aloha, Garibaldi and Rockaway Beach.




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