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Eddy County clerk's office to be closed Tuesday midday
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:33:53 CDT
The Eddy County Clerk of Court office will be closed Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 10:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.

U.S.: Why a high schooler started covering the Supreme Court
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:18:16 CDT
NPR News: "For Anna Salvatore, the first day of junior year got in the way of something just as important to her - Day 3 of Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing to be the next Supreme Court justice. Salvatore is 16 years old, and she runs a blog called High School SCOTUS."

Minnesota Supreme Court - and its first American Indian justice - visit Red Lake
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 09:27:53 CDT
Brainerd Dispatch: "The gym quieted when Anne McKeig spoke. An associate justice on the Minnesota Supreme Court who grew up in Federal Dam and went on to be the state's - and almost certainly the nation's - first American Indian supreme court judge, she admonished the Red Lake students who chatted among themselves"

Nation: Veterans facing judges to get more courtroom advocates as legal assistance program expands
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:12:55 CDT
Military Times: "President Donald Trump signed into law Monday a significant expansion of the Veterans Justice Outreach program, a move that will put dozens more specialists into courtrooms nationwide to help work with veterans facing legal troubles."

Restorative Justice initiatives prove successful at crime prevention, promoting community understanding
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 14:03:52 CDT
G.F. Herald: "About 90 percent of juvenile offenders who participate in Lutheran Social Services' restorative justice program never commit a crime again, Director of Youth Interventions Joel Friesz said. The success, he said, is due in large part to the program's way of 'getting to the root of the problem.'"

U.S.: Tribes, others weigh in on Crow man's poaching case before Supreme Court
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 11:11:09 CDT
Sidney Herald: "Ten briefs have been filed in the U.S. Supreme Court supporting a Crow tribal member's contention that his people's treaty right to hunt in Wyoming was not forfeited when the Bighorn National Forest was created or when Wyoming became a state."

Montana justices side with university in professor sex case
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 11:20:40 CDT
U.S. News/AP: "The Montana Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a university accused of hiring and supervising a music professor despite sexual-misconduct allegations."

UND's Constitution Day celebration features 8th Circuit Judge Ralph Erickson
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:13:02 CDT
The University of North Dakota Constitution Day celebration on Monday, Sept. 17, will feature 8th Circuit Judge Ralph Erickson. His presentation is on 'Gouverneur Morris and His Preamble.' The event will take place in the School of Law's Baker Courtroom beginning at noon and will be live streamed.

North Dakota legislative committee reinstates tribal, judiciary addresses
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:56:38 CDT
Bismarck Tribune: "A North Dakota legislative committee voted Thursday afternoon, Sept. 13, to reinstate the tribal and judicial addresses that are traditionally held at the beginning of the legislative session, two years after lawmakers ditched the speeches amid the Dakota Access Pipeline protests."

8th Circuit decides N.D. case
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 10:12:36 CDT
The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit has reversed and remanded a judgment of dismissal in a wrongful death case related to the explosion of a train carrying oil from North Dakota.
- Whatley v. Canadian Pacific Railway

U.S. Marshal nomination for ND district passes hurdle
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:00:26 CDT
Fargo Forum: "Dallas Carlson's nomination to serve as the U.S. Marshal for the District of North Dakota was approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, Sept. 13. Carlson's nomination now moves to the full Senate for a vote."

Mont. Supreme Court: Missoula overstepped with city-imposed court fines
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:35:52 CDT
Missoulian: "Missoula city officials overstepped their authority in 2013 when they passed a resolution adding surcharges for certain convictions in Municipal Court, the Montana Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday."
- Opinion Link: City of Missoula v. Franklin

Job Announcement
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:14:03 CDT
A job announcement for an Attorney II (Public Defender) with the Commission on Legal Counsel for Indigents in Fargo has been posted.

Job Announcement
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 08:15:11 CDT
A job announcement for an Attorney II (Public Defender) with the Commission on Legal Counsel for Indigents in Minot has been posted.

New Opinions: Sept. 13
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:00:00 CDT
The Supreme Court posted seven new opinions on Sept. 13.

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District Court – Ward County
Minot Daily News
Criminal trespass (Class C felony) – Dakota Samuel Boles, 22, North Dakota State Penitentiary, Bismarck, five years, first serve nine months, credit for eight days served, three years supervised probation, concurrent with sentence in other case, $100 ...

Armstrong Enters House Race; Campbell Hints at Primary
U.S. News & World Report
Campbell's campaign in a statement said he "is best positioned to represent North Dakota in the U.S. House. He's spent months criss-crossing the state to meet voters, and Republican voters know that no one will work harder to fight for conservative ...

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West Central Tribune

South Dakota man dies after motorcycle crash in Meeker County
West Central Tribune
LITCHFIELD – A South Dakota man died of his injuries Saturday evening after a motorcycle accident on Highway 22 north of Litchfield. Leslie Lemke, 57, of Watertown, South Dakota, was traveling south on Highway 22 when his motorcycle went off the road ...

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El Paso Times

North Dakota State rebounds past UTEP
El Paso Times
Statistics sometimes lie, sometimes send you skittering down the wrong path. Not Friday night in the Don Haskins Center. One had to simply look at one statistical category to know who won, who lost. Rebounds: North Dakota State 50, UTEP 30. And that ...

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Annapolis lawyer gives support to protesters against North Dakota pipeline
A long history of injustices suffered by Native Americans brought David Simison to the camp in North Dakota. The 63-year-old Annapolis attorney made his first visit just last month, after seeing images of dogs being unleashed on protesters by private ...

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Daily Republic

Davison County Magistrate Court Oct. 23 to Nov. 6
Daily Republic
Korderro D. Robinson, 30, Mitchell; violation of protection order, $200 fine; $84 costs; 90 days in jail; 60 days suspended; credit for 30 days; conditions: pay fines, costs and fees; repay court appointed attorney fees; have no like offenses; obey all ...

Warren man indicted in February chase
Warren Tribune Chronicle
He is scheduled to be arraigned May 14 before Trumbull County Common Pleas Court Judge Peter J. Kontos. Others indicted and scheduled to make their first court appearance ... Dakota W. Six, 23, Warren Avenue, Niles, heroin possession and illegal use or ...


General Sessions: Week of June 17
The following is compiled from records of Monroe County General Sessions Court. Readers are cautioned that persons may exist with similar or identical names to those listed below. The term “11/29â€� means the defendant received a sentence of 11 months, ...

Walker County Sheriff's Department arrest reports for Jan. 4-10, 2018
Northwest Georgia News
... hold for other agency. James Lee Brown, 42, Wilder Road, Chickamauga, hold for court only .... Dakota Lee Howard, 22, North Main Street, LaFayette, driving while license suspended or revoked, failure to obey stop sign or yield after stopping ...

Houston Chronicle

Hackers already attacking midterm elections, raising US alarms
Houston Chronicle
Russian Intelligence Attempted To Hack Democratic Senator On Thursday, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill acknowledged the hacking attempt by Russia's GRU intelligence agency. Sen. Claire McCaskill, via CNN The attempted hack Hackers sent ...

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