28, Jul 2014 - Appeals court upholds life sentence in N.D. drug case
A federal appeals court has upheld the life sentence of a man convicted in a North Dakota drug ca se.
28, Jul 2014 - State to defend ban on gay marriage
North Dakota officials asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the state’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.
28, Jul 2014 - Missoula man gets eight years for Bakken construction fraud
MISSOULA - Jonathan Lee Oliver, a 41-year-old Missoula resident, was sentenced to 100 months in prison for diverting money he received from customers in eastern Montana, North Dakota, and other places, and using the money to buy himself a house, several vehicles, two jet skis, a luxury motor home, a diamond engagement ring, and various other items.
27, Jul 2014 - Employer liable for liquidated damages because of FMLA retaliation
(7/22) The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit--which covers Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota—recently held that a federal district court erred by not awarding an employee liquidated damages on his FMLA retaliation claim, and it doubled his jury award.
25, Jul 2014 - Lawsuit aims to end ban on gay marriage
Seven same-sex couples challenging North Dakota’s laws banning gay marriage asked a federal court to declare the laws unconstitutional Tuesday.
24, Jul 2014 - Appeals court upholds life sentence in drug case
A federal appeals court has upheld the life sentence of a man convicted in a North Dakota drug case.
24, Jul 2014 - Former Oroville planning commissioner set to be sentenced following plea to elder theft
OROVILLE >> A former Oroville planning commissioner arrested in North Dakota is set to be sentenced Aug.
05, Apr 2014 - One of North Dakota's abortion law challenged in federal court
One of North Dakota's abortion laws is challenged in federal court. The law outlaws abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy and before some women even know they are pregnant.
02, Apr 2014 - Grand Forks, ND Last of 15 defendants charged in synthetic drug investigation to plead guilty in federal court
FARGO, N.D. — One of 15 people charged in an investigation into the synthetic drug deaths of two North Dakota teens is scheduled to plead guilty in federal court.
02, Apr 2014 - Grand Forks, ND Man charged in drug case scheduled to plead guilty
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — One of 15 people charged in an investigation into the synthetic drug deaths of two North Dakota teens is scheduled to plead guilty in federal court. John Polinski is charged with conspiracy to distribute controlled substances resulting in serious bodily injury and death.