25, Nov 2014 - Valley City, ND New Judge Invested in VC
More than a dozen judges, plus lawyers, and North Dakota's governor and lieutenant governor were in Valley City Friday for the official investiture for new Southeast Judicial District Judge Jerod E. Tufte.
24, Nov 2014 - North Dakota Supreme Court upholds limits on abortion drugs
The North Dakota Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a state law that limits the use of drugs to perform abortions, a move abortion rights supporters say will end the use of medications to perform the procedure.
24, Nov 2014 - ND clinic wants rehearing on medication abortions
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Lawyers for North Dakota's lone abortion clinic in Fargo are asking the state Supreme Court to clarify a portion of a recent ruling that limits the use of pregnancy-terminating drugs.
24, Nov 2014 - Federal judge says Minnesota man must stand trial in North Dakota on illegal gambling charges
FARGO, N.D. — A federal judge has refused to dismiss charges against a Minnesota man accused of running an illegal gambling operation in North Dakota.
24, Nov 2014 - VandeWalle re-elected as chief justice in ND
Gerald W. VandeWalle has been unanimously re-elected as chief justice of the North Dakota Supreme Court.
24, Nov 2014 - Sole ND abortion clinic halts medication abortions
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's sole abortion provider stopped providing medication abortions Wednesday in the wake of a state Supreme Court ruling that blocked the use of pregnancy-terminating drugs, though surgical abortions were still being provided, the clinic's director said.
24, Nov 2014 - Fargo abortion clinic petitions state Supreme Court for rehearing on medication abortions
BISMARCK, N.D. — Lawyers for North Dakota's lone abortion clinic in Fargo are asking the state Supreme Court to clarify a portion of a recent ruling that limits the use of pregnancy-terminating drugs.
24, Nov 2014 - Judge refuses to dismiss charges in gambling case
A federal judge has refused to dismiss charges against a Minnesota man accused of running an illegal gambling operation in North Dakota.
24, Nov 2014 - North Dakota Supreme Court upholds restrictions on medication abortion
(Reuters) - The North Dakota Supreme Court upheld on Tuesday a state law that restricts medication abortion, the non-surgical interruption of a pregnancy using drugs, saying it was constitutional. The state's highest court said three of its five members concluded the restrictions on medication abortion was unconstitutional under the U.S. Constitution, but it would have taken a four-judge ...
23, Nov 2014 - State says no to EPA proposal
State officials say they don't want the EPA taking control over North Dakota water and they're willing to go to court to stop the federal agency.The Environmental Protection Agency wants to clarify the Clean Water Act.The proposal would give EPA the authority over all U.S. surface and sub-surface ground water.Governor Jack Dalrymple says we already have the laws in place to manage and protect ...
22, Nov 2014 - Grand Forks, ND Man sentenced to 19 years in prison on meth charge
A Minneapolis man has been sentenced to 19 years in prison on a drug charge in North Dakota.
22, Nov 2014 - Williston, ND U.S. oil CEO Hamm goes out on a limb, scraps hedges
WILLISTON N.D. (Reuters) - Harold Hamm, the chief executive of North Dakota oil producer Continental Resources Inc , has stunned a bearish crude market by scrapping all of the company's hedges - a bold bet that prices will recover soon after sliding some 25 percent. In so doing, Hamm, who last month called OPEC a "toothless tiger", appears to be bracing for a price war with the world's biggest ...
22, Nov 2014 - Williston, ND Going out on a limb, North Dakota oil titan scraps hedges
By Ernest Scheyder WILLISTON N.D. (Reuters) - Harold Hamm, chief executive of Continental Resources Inc , stunned a bearish crude market by scrapping all of the North Dakota energy producer's oil hedges, betting that prices will recover soon after sinking 25 percent in recent months. With the move, Hamm, who last month called OPEC a "toothless tiger," appears to be heading into a price war with ...
22, Nov 2014 - State appeals order to pay ND man for pay loader
North Dakota is appealing a judge's order that a state Bureau of Criminal Investigation agent and state attorney general pay back a man after the agent confiscated his pay loader and failed to return it as ordered.
22, Nov 2014 - Grand Forks, ND In East Grand Forks, man accused of raping family member, fathering child
Police arrested a North Dakota man last week on allegations he raped a member of his family at their East Grand Forks home over several years when she was 15 to 18 years old, according to court records.