Supreme Court Opinions


IMPORTANT NOTICE

Appellate Courts will begin transmitting all notices, orders, and opinions electronically.

Beginning no later than July 1, 2011, the appellate courts will send notices, orders, opinions and correspondence related to pending cases to attorneys in those cases by e-mail rather than postal mail.  All attorneys with pending appellate cases who have not already registered an e-mail address should do so immediately.  Unrepresented parties with pending appellate cases may also participate in this e-notification system by registering an e-mail address.  Please go to the Clerk of Appellate Courts page for instructions how to register your e-mail address.
 

PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED OPINIONS

Please visit the Minnesota State Law Library's Appellate Opinions Archive for previously published Supreme Court Opinions.


 

OPINIONS OF THE SUPREME COURT

FILED Wednesday, August 23, 2017

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



NO OPINIONS FILED
 
 

 ORDERS

 
A16-0092        In re Petition for Disciplinary Action against Sara Marie Grant Rojas, a Minnesota Attorney, Registration No. 0391827.
                         Supreme Court.
            Transferred to disability-inactive status.  Justice David R. Stras.

A17-0511        In re Petition for Disciplinary Action against John E. Olmon, a Minnesota  Attorney, Registration No. 0144253.
                         Supreme Court.
            Transferred to disability-inactive status.  Justice David R. Stras.

 

 



Special Release Opinions

NO SPECIAL RELEASE OPINIONS FILED

 



Opinion Sets

Opinion sets contain all opinions and orders. The sets are compressed into files that must be unpacked before opening them.

Opinion Set in a Zipped Word Document Format

  1. Click the above link.
  2. Save the unzipped file to your computer.
  3. Choose the "Open" option on the Download Complete screen.
  4. Extract the files to a location of your choice.
  5. Open the extracted file.

Opinion Set in a Zipped Rich Text Format

  1. Click the above link.
  2. Save the unzipped file to your computer.
  3. Choose the "Open" option on the Download Complete screen.
  4. Extract the files to a location of your choice.
  5. Open the extracted file.

 


ADMINISTRATIVE ORDERS


NO ADMINISTRATIVE ORDERS RECENTLY FILED

 


ORDERS ON PETITIONS FOR FURTHER REVIEW

FILED Tuesday, August 8, 2017


(Petitioner indicated in Italic Type)


1.      State of Minnesota vs. Michael Gene Johnson – A16-1052 – Denied
2.      State of Minnesota vs. Chad Timothy Anderson – A16-1119 – Granted/Vacated/ Remanded
3.      Allan Fishel, et al. vs. Encompass Indemnity Company – A16-1659 – Denied
4.      State of Minnesota vs. Paul Lawrence Wright – A16-1129 – Denied
5.      State of Minnesota vs. Quenton Tyrone Williams – A16-1150 – Denied
6.      State of Minnesota, ex rel., Arturo Martinez vs. Tom Roy, Commissioner of Corrections – A16-1604 – Denied
7.      Erasmo Monge Rauda vs. State of Minnesota – A16-1027 – Denied
8.      State of Minnesota vs. James Richard Jerome Cochran – A16-0956 – Denied
9.      Security Bank & Trust Company vs. Larkin, Hoffman, Daly & Lindgren, Ltd. – A16‑1810 – Granted
10.    Rochester City Lines Co. vs. City of Rochester, et al., First Transit, Inc. – A16-1515 – Granted
11.    Wesley Eugene Brooks vs. State of Minnesota – A16-1630; A16-1713 – Denied
12.    State of Minnesota vs. Bielmar Alverez-Agular aka Bielmar Alvarez-Aguilar – A16‑1404 – Denied
13.    State of Minnesota vs. Jason Alexander Lott – A16-0969 – Denied
14.    Maurece LaVarne Graham vs. State of Minnesota – A16-2021 – Denied
15.    State of Minnesota vs. Lynette Marie Robbins – A16-0394 – Granted in part/ Vacated/Remanded
16.    Anna M. Nelson, Personal Representative of Estate of Rick Paul Nelson a/k/a Richard Paul Dziubak vs. State of Minnesota – A16-1620 – Denied
17.    State of Minnesota vs. Jacob Lee Kivela-Sandnas – A16-1291 – Denied
18.    State of Minnesota vs. Eric Steven Morgan – A16-1849 – Denied
19.    Justin Alan Kokosh vs. $4657.00 U. S. Currency, et al. – A16-1229 – Denied
20.    Paula Polinsky vs. Charles M. Bolton – A16-1544 – Denied
21.    State of Minnesota vs. Regina Marie Winter – A16-1428 – Denied
22.    Pamela Ristau, on behalf of her minor child Mitch Ristau and Mitch Ristau, individually vs. Roger Ristau, et al. – A16-1981 – Denied
23.    Ken Peterson, Commissioner, Department of Labor and Industry, State of Minnesota vs. Building Restoration Corporation,
         
Minnesota Occupational Safety and Health Review Board – A16-1919 – Denied
24.    Rebecca Otto, in her official capacity as State Auditor of the State of Minnesota vs. Wright County, et al., Ramsey County – A16-1634 – Granted
25.    Thomas Hanson, et al. vs. Patrick Wayne Lee – A17-0681 – Denied
26.     Charles Todd Bragg vs. State of Minnesota – A16-1494 – Denied
 
               27.     STAYED PFR PENDING LEIENDECKER v. AWUM – A16-0360
 
Mobile Diagnostic Imaging, Inc. vs. Racheal L. Hooten f/k/a Racheal L. Jones, et al. – A16-0241 – Granted in part