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PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED OPINIONS

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OPINIONS OF THE SUPREME COURT

FILED Wednesday, May 20, 2020

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ORDERS ON PETITIONS FOR FURTHER REVIEW

FILED Tuesday, May 19, 2020


(Petitioner indicated in Italic Type)

1.         State of Minnesota vs. Derrick Lee Riddle – A19-0222 – Denied
2.         State of Minnesota vs. Joseph Frank Rezac – A19-0294 – Denied
3.         State of Minnesota vs. Adam Vance Stevenson – A19-0183 – Denied
4.         State of Minnesota vs. Jason Cory Walker – A19-0546 – Denied
5.         State of Minnesota vs. Davante Atkins – A19-1124 – Denied
6.         State of Minnesota vs. Jimmy Lee Robinson – A19-0352 – Denied
7.         Jerald Hammann vs. Wells Fargo Bank, N. A. – A19-1304 – Denied
8.         State of Minnesota vs. Vantavian Levell Duckworth – A19-0441 – Denied
9.         State of Minnesota vs. Manuel Christopher Ramat – A19-0895 – Denied
10.       State of Minnesota vs. Troy Kenneth Scheffler – A19-1310 – Denied
11.       Nathan Christopher Braun vs. State of Minnesota – A19-0924 – Denied
12.       State of Minnesota vs. Cody Lane Pedersen – A19-1075 – Denied
13.       Michelle Young, et al. vs. Kenneth Maciora – A19-1196 – Denied
14.       Dr. Jane Doe, et al. vs. State of Minnesota, et al., Pro-Life Action Ministries,
            Incorporated, et al. –
A20-0273 – Petition for accelerated review – Denied
15.       Jennifer Schroeder, et al. vs. Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon, Minnesota
            Voters Alliance
– A20-0272 – Petition for accelerated review – Denied
16.       State of Minnesota vs. Dale Edward Lehman, Jr. – A19-1077 – Denied
17.       Skyler Woodard vs. Nathan F. Krumrie, et al. – A19-0800 – Denied
18.       State of Minnesota vs. Norman Darnell Toney – A17-2065 – Denied
19.       State of Minnesota vs. David Joshua John Skotte – A19-0713 – Denied
20.       In the Matter of the Welfare of: C.A.R., Child – A19-1022 – Denied
21.       State of Minnesota vs. Earl Jay Murphy – A19-0322 – Denied
22.       Bentley S. Poitra, et al. vs. Emily Short, et al., North Star Mutual Insurance –  
            A20-0491 – Petition for accelerated review – Denied
23.       Alan Lee Cimbura, Plaintiff vs. City of Minneapolis Special School District No. 1 vs. State
            Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company – A19-1338 – Denied
24.       In re Donald Allen Ellis, State of Minnesota vs. Donald Allen Ellis – A20-0182 – Denied
25.       Jeffrey S. Owata vs. Target Corporation & Department of Employment & Economic Development – A20-0155 – Denied
26.       Jonathon Henry Ortner vs. Margaret Eleanor Ortner – A19-0394 – Denied
 
STAYED PFR PENDING STATE V. DEXTER – A18-0761
27.       State of Minnesota vs. Steven Wayne Haney – A18-0711 – Vacated/Denied
 
STAYED PFR PENDING STATE V. VANGREVENHOF – A18-1530
28.        State of Minnesota vs. Robert Joseph Gotchie – A18-1237 – Vacated/Denied