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  • Published on January 4, 2023 - 23:04 GMT

    Henry sworn in as Logan County Clerk of Court

      Laura Henry is replacing long serving Dawne Marquart as Logan County Clerk of Court. She took her oath of office from Southeast Judicial District Judge Cherie Clark on Jan. 4.

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  • Published on January 4, 2023 - 23:04 GMT

    2023 State of the Judiciary address

    On Jan. 3, 2023, North Dakota Chief Justice Jon Jensen presented the State of the Judiciary Address to the Legislative Assembly.  Here is the text of his remarks: Members of the 68th Legislative Assembly Thank you for the invitation to speak this morning. …

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  • Published on December 30, 2022 - 16:25 GMT

    Courthouses closed for New Year's holiday

    The Supreme Court and county courthouses across the state will be closed Monday, Jan. 2, for the New Year's holiday.

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  • Published on December 30, 2022 - 14:52 GMT

    Courthouses closed for New Year's holiday

    The Supreme Court and county courthouses across the state will be closed Monday, Jan. 2, for the New Year's holiday.

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  • Published on December 30, 2022 - 06:10 GMT

    Hegvik sworn in as Cass County State's Attorney

      Fargo attorney Kimberlee Hegvik is replacing long serving Birch Burdick as Cass County State's Attorney. She took her oath of office from Southeast Judicial District Judge Cherie Clark on Dec. 27. Her term begins Jan 1.  

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  • Published on December 30, 2022 - 03:57 GMT

    Hegvik sworn in as Cass County State's Attorney

      Fargo attorney Kimberlee Hegvik is replacing long serving Birch Burdick as Cass County State's Attorney. She took her oath of office from Southeast Judicial District Judge Cherie Clark on Dec. 27. Her term begins Jan 1.  

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  • Published on December 23, 2022 - 15:00 GMT

    N.D. Attorney General opinion: Dec.22

    Attorney General Drew H. Wrigley has issued a new open meetings opinion. Request: Did the Billings County Commission violate the open meetings laws when a quorum met in a series of smaller gatherings without providing notice to the public? Conclusion: The …

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  • Published on December 23, 2022 - 14:17 GMT

    N.D. Attorney General opinion: Dec.22

    Attorney General Drew H. Wrigley has issued a new open meetings opinion. Request: Did the Billings County Commission violate the open meetings laws when a quorum met in a series of smaller gatherings without providing notice to the public? Conclusion: The …

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  • Published on December 22, 2022 - 17:19 GMT

    Courthouses closed for Christmas holiday

    The Supreme Court and county courthouses around the state will be closed Monday, Dec. 26, for Christmas. Courthouses in Barnes, Dickey, Eddy, Emmons, Foster, Logan, McKenzie, Mountrail, Pierce, Renville, Sargent and Traill counties will close at noon on …

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  • Published on December 22, 2022 - 17:19 GMT

    New opinions: Dec. 22

    The Supreme Court has issued 10 new opinions. The summaries are below. To see an opinion, click on the "View Opinion" button. Opinions display in a printable format. Hyperlinks to all North Dakota opinions and rules cited in an opinion are …

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  • Published on December 22, 2022 - 16:24 GMT

    Courthouses closed for Christmas holiday

    The Supreme Court and county courthouses around the state will be closed Monday, Dec. 26, for Christmas. Courthouses in Dickey, Eddy, Emmons, Foster, Logan, McKenzie, Mountrail, Pierce, Renville, Sargent and Traill counties will close at noon on Friday, …

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  • Published on December 22, 2022 - 16:24 GMT

    New opinions: Dec. 22

    The Supreme Court has issued 10 new opinions. The summaries are below. To see an opinion, click on the "View Opinion" button. Opinions display in a printable format. Hyperlinks to all North Dakota opinions and rules cited in an opinion are …

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  • Published on December 21, 2022 - 22:15 GMT

    County courthouses close early due to weather

    The Bowman, Dickey and Dunn County Courthouse closed early Wednesday, Dec. 21. The Stark County courthouse will be closed Thursday, Dec. 22.

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  • Published on December 21, 2022 - 21:19 GMT

    County courthouses close early due to weather

    The Bowman, Dickey and Dunn County Courthouse closed early Wednesday, Dec. 21.

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  • Published on December 21, 2022 - 18:16 GMT

    Garry A. Pearson 1934-2022

    Longtime Grand Forks attorney Garry A. Pearson died Dec. 19. A graduate of the UND School of Law, he was admitted to the N.D. bar in 1958. Services will be in the spring. Funeral Home Link: https://www.normanfuneral.com/obituary/garry-pearson

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  • Published on December 21, 2022 - 17:25 GMT

    Garry A. Pearson 1934-2022

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  • Published on December 20, 2022 - 23:31 GMT

    Judicial Nominating Committee names finalists for Supreme Court vacancy

    Two judges and an attorney have been named as finalists to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court. They are South Central Judicial District Judge Doug Bahr, Bismarck, North Central Judicial District Judge Stacy Louser, Minot, and Assistant United States …

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  • Published on December 20, 2022 - 22:13 GMT

    Judicial Nominating Committee names finalists for Supreme Court vacancy

    Two judges and an attorney have been named as finalists to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court. They are South Central Judicial District Judge Doug Bahr, Bismarck, North Central Judicial District Judge Stacy Louser, Minot, and Assistant United States …

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  • Published on December 19, 2022 - 14:35 GMT

    John E. Jacobson 1947-2022

    Attorney John E. Jacobson died Dec. 12. John practiced law in Bismarck in both the public and private sector for many years before moving to the Twin Cities and later working for Thompson Reuters. He was born on November 3, 1947 to Minor and Ethel Jacobson …

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  • Published on December 19, 2022 - 13:51 GMT

    John E. Jacobson 1947-2022

    Attorney John E. Jacobson died Dec. 12. John practiced law in Bismarck in both the public and private sector for many years before moving to the Twin Cities and later working for Thompson Reuters. He was born on November 3, 1947 to Minor and Ethel Jacobson …

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