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VandeWalle re-elected as ND chief justice

November 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Chief Justice Gerald VandeWalle has been unanimously re-elected to a fifth term as chief justice of the North Dakota Supreme Court.
VandeWalle was re-elected by a vote of the Supreme Court justices and district judges on Monday. The fiv…continue reading on

Supreme Court favors landowner in lease case

June 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — On Tuesday, the North Dakota Supreme Court ruled in favor of a McKenzie County man in a dispute over old oil and gas leases.

The decision may affect other landowners in the Bakken with old leases, which some energy companies hold onto…continue reading on

Pharmacy law again target of proposed ballot measure

May 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Backers of a proposed ballot measure that would change North Dakota’s pharmacy ownership law to open the door to national retail pharmacies such as Wal-Mart and Walgreens hope to collect the necessary signatures in time to get the meas…continue reading on

Supreme Court hears appeal of tax measure suit

June 5, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) A week before North Dakota voters decide a citizen initiative to eliminate property taxes, the state Supreme Court grilled attorneys Tuesday about what public officials are allowed to say about ballot measures. Continue Reading

Court won’t block Fighting Sioux election

April 3, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) North Dakota’s Supreme Court refused Tuesday to block a June election on whether the University of North Dakota should keep its Fighting Sioux nickname, despite worries that NCAA sanctions will hurt the school. Continue Reading

Access to some ND court records may be blocked

December 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota’s Supreme Court has endorsed allowing judges to block electronic access to state records of criminal prosecutions if the person accused is acquitted or the charges are dismissed. Continue Reading

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Eriksmoen: UND head football coach served on Supreme Court

November 20, 2010 in INFORUM

In 1992, former Minnesota Vikings all-pro Alan Page was elected to a seat on the Minnesota Supreme Court. He wasn’t the first star of the gridiron to be elected to a state’s highest court. Continue Reading

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ND Supreme Court upholds $12K bank overdraft fee

September 22, 2010 in INFORUM

BISMARCK, N.D. North Dakota’s Supreme Court says a bank acted reasonably when it charged a customer almost $12,000 in overdraft fees. Continue Reading

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North Dakota Supreme Court rules pharmacy issue won’t be on ballot

September 7, 2010 in INFORUM

A flaw in the way petitions were circulated means North Dakota voters will not decide in the November election whether to change a law limiting pharmacies. Continue Reading

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Pharmacy measure in hands of North Dakota Supreme Court

September 1, 2010 in INFORUM

BISMARCK Supporters of a voter initiative that could help bring cheaper prescription drugs to North Dakota are hoping a legal technicality won’t keep them from getting the issue placed on the ballot.
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