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OPINIONS OF THE SUPREME COURT

FILED Wednesday, May 18, 2022

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



A20-1561        Carvin Buzzell, Jr., Appellant, vs. Tim Walz, as Governor of Minnesota, et al., Respondents.
                         Court of Appeals.
            The government commandeers private property under Minn. Stat. § 12.34 (2020) when it exercises exclusive control over or obtains exclusive possession of the types of property listed in the statute such that the government could physically use it for an emergency management purpose.
            Reversed and remanded.  Justice Paul C. Thissen.

 

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER

 
ADM10-8005             Minnesota Rules of Professional Conduct.
                                     Supreme Court.
            Order regarding proposed amendments to the Minnesota Rules of Professional Conduct.

 
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ORDERS ON PETITIONS FOR FURTHER REVIEW

FILED Wednesday, April 27, 2022


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1.         Kay L. Briden vs. Transit Team, Inc., et al. – A21-0487 – Denied
2.         RSS Fridley, LLC, a Minnesota limited liability company, et al., vs. Northwestern Orthopaedic Surgeons Partnership, LLP, a Minnesota
             limited liability partnership, et al.,
Gaughan Enterprises, Inc. d/b/a Gaughan Companies, a Minnesota corporation, et al., Doe(s) 1-20 and
            ABC Corporation(s) 1-20 – A21-0664 – Denied
3.         In re the Supervised Estate of: Delbert W Waara, Deceased – A21-0543 – Denied
4.         NY Properties, LLC vs. Kent W. Schuette – A21-1445 – Granted
5.         Jenny Pachicano vs. Julie Ward – A21-0953 – Denied
6.         State of Minnesota vs. Darryl Donail Walker, Sr.  – A21-0256 – Denied
7.         In the Matter of Application No. 2020-006782, Conditional Use Permit – A21-0383 – Denied
8.         In the Matter of:  Kimberly Rose Wangsness and on Behalf of Minor Children vs. Brian Penkert – A21-0896 – Denied
9.         State of Minnesota vs. Blas Palma-Alvarado – A21-0289 – Denied
10.       State of Minnesota vs. Dequarn Markeyth Bell – A21-0283 – Denied
11.       State of Minnesota vs. Joel Clarence Velisek – A21-0275 – Granted
12.       State of Minnesota vs. Sao Yim, Jr. – A21-0602 – Denied
13.       State of Minnesota vs. Patrick James Modtland – A21-0146 – Granted in part/Stayed
14.       Todd Deon Rolack vs. State of Minnesota – A21-0752 – Denied
15.       Aspenwood Condominium of Duluth, Inc. vs. PMA Companies, member of the Old Republic Insurance Group – A21-0719 – Denied