Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:30:54 CSTThe formal investiture ceremony for new Northwest Judicial District Judge Benjamen Johnson will take place at 1 p.m. today, March 27, at the Williams County Courthouse in Williston.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:44:34 CSTThe agenda for the March 31 meeting of the Personnel Policy Board, and the board's Sept. 30, 2016, minutes have been posted.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:40:13 CSTG.F. Herald: "It's too early to say for certain if President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch will sit on the country's highest court. But if he does, a UND law professor says he could shift the court in at least one important way."
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:38:44 CSTTuesday, the United States Supreme Court will hear arguments in a plea bargain case involving a defendant subject to deportation.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:37:08 CSTWednesday, the United States Supreme Court will hear arguments in a case involving evidence withheld by the government from a defendant in a criminal case and a case on coconspirator liability.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:06:45 CSTThe United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit has affirmed the conviction and sentence in a North Dakota murder case.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 08:26:12 CSTFor March 20-24, the weekly listing of legislative committee hearings which may be of interest to judges and lawyers has been posted.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:30:03 CSTMonday, the United States Supreme Court will hear arguments in a patent case involving venue issues and an ERISA case about church pension plans.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:37:49 CSTNews Release: "The Honorable Jay D. Carlson has been elected to serve as chief judge of Minnesota's Seventh Judicial District by his fellow judges in the district."
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 08:30:44 CSTKDLT News: "It's not often that the public sees a mug shot in South Dakota. Only in rare circumstances, if a criminal is a fugitive or has escaped from jail or prison, can law enforcement officials release them."
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:49:48 CSTDenver Post: "The Colorado Court of Appeals sided with a group of teenagers Thursday, reversing a lower court and elevating protection of public health and the environment to 'a condition that must be fulfilled' by the state before oil and gas drilling can be done."
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:16:23 CSTThe April term of court has been posted, including issues and briefs.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:28:01 CSTBismarck Tribune: "Court officials are urging lawmakers to approve what they called a long-overdue interim study of the state's juvenile court system. The proposal follows a study conducted over the past interim on the adult correctional system."
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:41:36 CSTAssociated Press: "A unanimous Supreme Court has bolstered the rights of millions of learning-disabled students in a ruling that requires public schools to offer special education programs that meet higher standards."
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:29:18 CSTMPR News: "Officials with the U.S. Justice Department are considering reassigning judges from around the country to the immigration court in Bloomington. The Twin Cities immigration court is experiencing an extreme backlog of cases - about 5,300, which is an all-time high."