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OPINIONS OF THE SUPREME COURT

FILED Wednesday, February 1, 2023

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



A22-0662        Tyrone James White, Appellant, vs. State of Minnesota, Respondent.
                         St. Louis County.
            Appellant’s postconviction claims are barred by the 2-year time limit in Minn. Stat. § 590.01, subd. 4(a) (2022), and do not satisfy the interests-of-justice exception in Minn. Stat. § 590.01, subd. 4(b)(5) (2022).
            Affirmed. Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea.
 
 
 
A21-0042        Ricky Lee McDeid, Appellant (A21-0042), Shane P. Garry, Appellant (A21-0043), vs. Nancy Johnston, CEO/Director, Minnesota Sex
A21-0043        Offender Program, et al., Respondents.
                         Court of Appeals.
            Minnesota Sex Offender Program patients had a clearly established right to transfer to Community Preparation Services within a reasonable time following issuance of a Minnesota Commitment Appeals Panel transfer order.
            Reversed and remanded. Justice Paul C. Thissen.
 


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ORDERS ON PETITIONS FOR FURTHER REVIEW

FILED Wednesday, January 25, 2023


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POSTED THURSDAY AFTER SPECIAL TERM CONFERENCE



Granted in part

 1.   City Bella Commercial, L.L.C., et al. vs. City Bella on Lyndale – A22-0288

Issues Granted: (1) Where a common-interest community files an amended declaration that neither purports to sever any portion of the community nor otherwise complies with the Minnesota Common Interest Ownership Act’s (MCIOA) severance requirements, must a claimed severance based on the amended declaration be held void under Minn. Stat. § 515B.2-124?  (2) Where a common-interest community files an amended declaration that neither purports to sever any portion of the community nor otherwise complies with MCIOA’s severance requirements, must the community nevertheless commence a negative “challenge” to severance within MCIOA’s two-year statute of limitations or be barred from contending that no severance occurred?

Denied

 2.    Booker Timothy Hodges vs. State of Minnesota – A22-0444     
 3.    Minnesota Department of Corrections vs. Nathan Knutson – A21-0300     
 4.    State of Minnesota vs. Gary Christopher Petersen – A21-1743     
 5.    State of Minnesota vs. Jeffrey Michael Murdent – A21-1502     
 6.    Gideon Charles Arrington, II vs. State of Minnesota – A22-0668     
 7.    State of Minnesota vs. Dontae Deshaun White – A22-0072    
 8.    Katie Lynn Stangel vs. Dan Schlegel – A22-0921    
 9.    State of Minnesota vs. Leonte Laray High Town – A21-1733    
10.   State of Minnesota vs. Ron Wesley Epps – A20-1151    
11.   State of Minnesota vs. Randall Jermaine Watkins – A21-0284    
12.   State of Minnesota vs. James Paul Aery – A22-0170