Judge Dismisses Felony Eavesdropping Charge Against Hudson Woman
After nearly a year, a Hudson woman has been cleared of an intercepting wire/electronic communication charge stemming from a May 2, 2011, incident that took place at the St. Croix County Government Center.
A Hudson woman was cleared of felony eavesdropping charges in a St. Croix County court room Tuesday, after fighting the charge for nearly a year.
Patt A. Colten of Hudson was formally charged with intercepting wire/electronic communication, a Class H felony, on Friday, Sept. 30, 2011, based on a confrontation at the St. Croix County Government Center on May 2, 2011.
On Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, Judge Eric J. Lundell granted a motion to dismiss the charges.
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