Braunagel v. City of Devils Lake

20000342 L.A. Braunagel, Plaintiff and Appellant
v.
City of Devils Lake,
North Dakota, a
Municipal Corporation, Respondent and Appellee

Appeal from: District Court, Northeast Judicial District, Ramsey County
Judge Lee A. Christofferson
Nature of Action: Real Property
Counsel:
Appellant: Haugland, Halbach and Halbach
Appellee: Pearson Christensen & Clapp, PLLP
Term: 04/2001   Argument: 04/02/2001  2:45pm
ND cite: 2001 ND 118
NW cite: 629 N.W.2d 567

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Issues: Appellant's Statement of the Issues:
1. Did the district court improperly grant the City a summary judgment dismissing plaintiff's declaratory judgment and inverse condemnation claims, by holding that the City's action was not arbitrary, capricious or unreasonable?
2. Did the district court improperly grant the City a summary judgment dismissing plaintiff's declaratory judgment and inverse condemnation claims, by holding that the City's action was not a "taking" as a matter of law?

Appellee's Statement of the Issues:
A. Whether A Municipality May Be Judicially Compelled To Annex Property.
B. Whether Appellee's Denial Of Appellant's Petition For Annexation Was Arbitrary, Capricious, Or Unreasonable.
C. Whether The District Court Erred When It Held That Appellee's Denial Of Appellant's Petition For Annexation Was Not, As A Matter Of Law, A Constitutional "Taking".

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Docket entries:
112/13/2000 NOTICE OF APPEAL: 12/12/2000
201/19/2001 RECORD ON APPEAL & Separate #33 (Not rec'd: #19 & 22 -- Shorthand notes)
301/22/2001 APPELLANT BRIEF
401/22/2001 APPELLANT APPENDIX
501/23/2001 DISK - (ATB)
602/26/2001 APPELLEE BRIEF
702/26/2001 APPELLEE APPENDIX
802/27/2001 DISK - AEB
903/05/2001 Table of Contents for AEB
1003/15/2001 REPLY BRIEF
1103/15/2001 DISK - RYB (emailed)
1204/02/2001 APPEARANCES: Peter K. Halbach; Jay H. Fiedler, Ronald F. Fischer
1304/02/2001 ARGUED: Halbach; Fiedler (Vol. X; page 121)
1404/02/2001 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST
1507/10/2001 DISPOSITION: AFFIRMED
1607/10/2001 UNANIMOUS OPINION: VandeWalle, Gerald W.
1707/10/2001 Costs on appeal taxed in favor of appellee
1807/11/2001 Order/Judgment Mailed to Parties
1908/03/2001 MANDATE
2008/07/2001 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE
2107/16/2007 EXPUNGED - Nonpermanent record items destroyed

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