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Commitment Appeal Panel



The Commitment Appeal Panel (CAP) is defined by Minn. Stat. § 253B.19. There are currently three panels processing petitions. Hearing schedules are subject to change.

The Commitment Appeal Panel (CAP) was formerly known as the Supreme Court Appeal Panel (SCAP).
January 15, 2021

9:30 A.M. Half Day Hearing
AP20-9059, Chad Plank
Dakota County Northern Service Center
CANCELLED

January 29, 2021

9:00 A.M. Half Day Hearing
AP19-9173, Scott Anthony Novak
Dakota County Northern Service Center

February 5, 2021

9:00 A.M. Half Day Hearing
AP0-9033, Justin Allen Newman
Dakota County Northern Service Center
CANCELLED

February 19, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP20-9032, Jason Charles Melin
Dakota County Northern Service Center
CANCELLED

April 16, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP20-9001, Timothy Coon
Dakota County Northern Service Center

October 30, 2020

9:00 A.M. Half Day Hearing
AP20-9013, Michael John Parker
Washington County District Court

January 15, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP20-9038, Derrick Gill
Washington County District Court
CANCELLED

January 22, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP20-9017, Gary George Spicer
Washington County District Court

February 12, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP19-9167, Edward Dooley
Washington County District Court

April 16, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP20-9066, James Patrick Casey
Washington County District Court

January 8, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP20-9005, Donald Gerber
Ramsey County District Court
CANCELLED

January 29, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP18-9169, Christopher Jacob Reid
Ramsey County District Court

February 5, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP20-9027, Kevin Michael Uselman
Ramsey County District Court

February 5, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP19-9045, John Myron Guy
Ramsey County District Court
CANCELLED

February 12, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP20-9004, Brian Braaten
Ramsey County District Court

February 19, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP19-9109, Lawrence Fisher
Ramsey County District Court

February 26, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP19-9100, David Allen Bauer
Ramsey County District Court

March 5, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP19-9045, John Guy
Ramsey County District Court

March 12, 2021

9:00 A.M. Full Day Hearing
AP19-9102, Ryan Richard Swenson
Ramsey County District Court

April 2, 2021

9:00 A.M. Half Day Hearing
AP19-9188, Dale Lindsey
Ramsey County District Court

April 9, 2021

9:00 A.M. Half Day Hearing
AP20-9094, James Allen Martin
Ramsey County District Court