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PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED OPINIONS

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OPINIONS OF THE SUPREME COURT

FILED Wednesday, October 17, 2018

NOTICE - MEDIA RELEASE TIME IS 10:00 A.M.


 
NO OPINIONS FILED
 
  
ORDERS
 
A18-1585        Jerry Trooien, Petitioner, vs. Steve Simon, in his official capacity as Secretary of State of the State of Minnesota, Respondent.
                         Supreme Court.
            Petition to correct the ballot for the special election on November 6, 2018, for the United States Senator is dismissed.  Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea.
            Took no part, Justices David L. Lillehaug and Margaret H. Chutich.


A18-0838        In re Petition for Disciplinary Action against Barry L. Vansickle, a Minnesota Attorney, Registration No. 0112343.
                         Supreme Court.
            Disbarred.  Justice David L. Lillehaug.

A18-1329        In re Petition for Disciplinary Action against Mark Francis Novak, a Minnesota Attorney, Registration No. 0304827.
                         Supreme Court.
            Suspended.  Justice David L. Lillehaug.

A18-1381        In re Petition for Disciplinary Action against Becky Toevs Rooney, a Minnesota Attorney, Registration No. 0141082.
                         Supreme Court.
            Publicly reprimanded and placed on probation for 2 years.  Justice David L. Lillehaug.

 


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ADMINISTRATIVE ORDERS


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ORDERS ON PETITIONS FOR FURTHER REVIEW

FILED Tuesday, October 16, 2018


(Petitioner indicated in Italic Type)


1.      State of Minnesota vs. Robert Lee Ranzy – A17-1438 – Denied
2.      State of Minnesota vs. John Louis Corrigan – A17-1145 – Denied
3.      State of Minnesota vs. Severo Perez-Nava – A17-2028 – Denied
4.      Adherent Laboratories, Inc. vs. Mark DiPietro, et al. – A17-1961 – Denied
5.      State of Minnesota vs. Ilyes Omar Ibrahim – A17-1722 – Denied
6.      State of Minnesota vs. Gilberto Guzman-Diaz – A17-1231 – Denied
7.      State of Minnesota vs. Anthony Ruben Lucero – A17-1031 – Denied
8.      State of Minnesota vs. Michael Lee Morgan – A17-1883 – Denied
9.      State of Minnesota vs. Ashley Amy Schwartz – A17-1439 – Denied
10.    State of Minnesota vs. Daniel Josphe Kriesel – A17-1881 – Denied
11.    James Alby vs. BNSF Railway Company – A17-1242 – Granted (Alby)/Denied (BNSF)
12.    Medtronic, Inc., et al. vs. Matthew Dominic Petitti, et al. – A18-0010 – Denied
13.    State of Minnesota vs. Jesus Gonzalez Sotelo – A17-1592 – Denied
14.    State of Minnesota vs. Todd Allan Wenner – A17-1386 – Denied
15.    State of Minnesota vs. Barry Richard Closmore – A17-1475 – Denied
16.    Deborah Harris, et al. vs. Daren J. Wickum, M.D., et al. – A17-1972 – Denied
17.    In the Matter of the Petition of U.S. Bank National Association for a New Certificate of Title after Mortgage Foreclosure Sale;
         U.S. Bank National Association vs. Traverse Pointe Association – A18-0008 – Denied
18.    In re the Civil Commitment of Dennis Darol Linehan – A18-0630 – Denied