MINNESOTAIN SUPREME COURTIn
Petition for Disciplinary Action
against BENJAMIN ADAM WARPEHA,
a Minnesota Attorney,Registration No.
TO THE SUPREME COURT
MINNESOTA:At the direction of a Lawyers Professional Responsibility Board Panel, theDirector of the Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility, hereinafter Director,files this petition.The above-named attorney, hereinafter respondent, was admitted to practice lawin Minnesota
1999. Respondent currently practices law in Minneapolis,Minnesota.Respondent has committed the following unprofessional conduct warrantingpublic discipline:FIRST COUNT
August 5,2004, respondent was charged with one misdemeanor countof indecent conduct.
2004, respondent pled guilty to one count of indecentconduct. Respondent was given a stay of imposition
to Minn. Stat.
same or similar charges for a year and respondent paid a fee of
to the sentence, respondent's plea
the matter was dismissed.
respondent was serving jury
in HennepinCounty. The case respondent was a potential juror for was a felony criminal matterwhere the defendant was charged with one count of criminal sexual conduct in the firstdegree and one count of kidnapping.
respondent completed the juror questionnaire.Respondent
his juror questionnaire because