State v. Leppert

20020160 State of North Dakota Plaintiff and Appellant
v.
Mark Leppert Defendant and Appellee

Appeal from: District Court, Southeast Judicial District, LaMoure County
Judge Richard W. Grosz
Nature of Action: Other (Crim.)
Counsel:
Appellant: Daniel Dean Narum , State's Attorney
Appellee: Gary D. Neuharth
Appellant: Jonathan R. Byers , Att. General Office
Term: 10/2002   Argument: 10/22/2002  1:30pm
ND cite: 2003 ND 15
NW cite: 656 N.W.2d 718

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Issues: Appellant's Statement of the Issues:
I. Leppert has not shown that the classification created by N.D.C.C.  31-13-03 is entitled to a heightened standard of review
A. Constitutional standards
B. The rational basis standard is appropriate in this case
II. Unarticulated legislative purposes may be considered in an equal protection analysis of a statutory classification
III. Leppert has not met his burden to show that N.D.C.C.  31-13-03 creates a classification that is patently arbitrary and bears no rational relationship to a legitimate governmental purpose

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Docket entries:
106/18/2002 NOTICE OF APPEAL: 05/13/2002
206/18/2002 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLANT BRIEF (Sua Sponte)
306/18/2002 ACTION BY CLERK. Granted: 07/28/2002
406/18/2002 RECORD ON APPEAL
507/26/2002 APPELLANT BRIEF
607/26/2002 APPELLANT APPENDIX
707/26/2002 Addendum to Appellant's Brief
807/26/2002 DISK - ATB
908/27/2002 APPELLEE BRIEF
1008/27/2002 With attached Addendum
1108/28/2002 DISK NONCOMPLIANCE (Letter from Mr. Neuharth - typed on Brother 5750-DS)
1209/04/2002 DISK - AEB (scanned)
1309/25/2002 Request for Radio/TV Coverage (AP) (e-mail dated 9-25-02 from Dale Wetzel) (APPROVED)
1410/01/2002 Request for copy of State's Appeal dated 9-27-02 from Mark Leppert
1510/22/2002 APPEARANCES: Jonathan R. Byers; Gary Neuharth
1610/22/2002 ARGUED: Byers; Neuharth (Vol. Y; Page 43)
1710/22/2002 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST
1802/19/2003 DISPOSITION: REVERSED AND REMANDED
1902/19/2003 SPLIT OPINION: Neumann, William A.
2002/19/2003 Concurr in Result: Maring, Mary Muehlen: CON/RES
2102/20/2003 Order/Judgment Mailed to Parties
2203/06/2003 PETITION FOR REHEARING
2303/18/2003 DISK NONCOMPLIANCE - PER Scanned (Per CMB - Mr. Leppert is an inmate no access to computer)
2403/26/2003 ACTION BY SUPREME COURT (PER). Denied
2504/03/2003 MANDATE
2604/05/2003 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE
2707/30/2008 EXPUNGED - Nonpermanent record items destroyed

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