Guardianship of Shatzka
In the Matter of the Guardianship
of Neva J. Shatzka, an Alleged
Myron Miller, Petitioner and Appellee
Neva J. Shatzka, Respondent and Appellant
South Central Judicial District,
Judge Burt L. Riskedahl
|Nature of Action:||Guardian/Conservator|
|Term:||09/2003  Argument: 09/02/2003|
|ND cite:||2003 ND 147|
669 N.W.2d 95
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Appellant's Statement of the Issues:|
I. Whether the District Court abused its discretion when it interpreted Section 30.1-28-03(9) of the North Dakota Century Code to allow for the award of attorney fees to the Petitioner, Myron Miller.
II. Whether the District Court was clearly erroneous when it interpreted Section 30.1-28-03 of the North Dakota Century Code to award costs and fees to the moving party on a Motion to Dismiss.
III. Whether the District Court abused its discretion when it allowed Neva Shatzka's special needs trust to pay for Mr. Miller's attorney fees and costs.
Appellee's Statement of the Issues:
I. Whether the District Court abused its discretion in allowing for the award of attorney's fees to Petitioner, Myron Miller?
II. Whether the District Court abused its discretion in awarding costs and fees to the Petitioner, Myron Miller?
III. Whether the District Court abused its discretion in allowing The Neva J. Shatzka Trust to pay the attorney's fees and costs?
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|1||02/25/2003 NOTICE OF APPEAL: 02/20/2003|
|2||02/25/2003 ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT: 02/20/2003|
|3||02/27/2003 Copy of letter dated 2-26-03 from Mr. Peterson w/trial ct. order waiving the filing fee and|
|4||02/27/2003 supersedeas bond|
|5||03/20/2003 RETENTION OF RECORD ON APPEAL: 04/11/2003|
|6||04/07/2003 TRANSCRIPT DATED October 8, 2002|
|7||04/07/2003 DISK - tra (10-8-02)|
|8||04/10/2003 RECORD ON APPEAL, not forwarded with the record on appeal was No. 30 (Ct. Rep. Notes)|
|9||05/15/2003 APPELLANT BRIEF|
|10||05/15/2003 APPELLANT APPENDIX|
|11||05/15/2003 DISK - ATB|
|12||06/11/2003 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLEE BRIEF (faxed letter)|
|13||06/11/2003 ACTION BY CLERK (MAE). Granted: 06/25/2003|
|14||06/27/2003 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLEE BRIEF (faxed letter dated 6-27-03 from Theresa L. Zimmerman)|
|15||06/27/2003 ACTION BY CLERK (MAE). Granted: 07/01/2003|
|16||07/01/2003 APPELLEE BRIEF|
|17||07/01/2003 DISK - AEB|
|18||07/15/2003 Table of Contents for Appellant's Appendix|
|19||09/02/2003 APPEARANCES: Bradley D. Peterson; Theresa L. Zimmerman|
|20||09/02/2003 ARGUED: Peterson; Zimmerman (Vol. Y; Page 131)|
|21||09/02/2003 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST|
|22||09/23/2003 DISPOSITION: AFFIRMED/PT, REVERSED/PT|
|23||09/23/2003 UNANIMOUS OPINION: Neumann, William A.|
|24||09/23/2003 At the direction of the Court, no costs will be taxed on this appeal|
|25||09/24/2003 Order/Judgment Mailed to Parties|
|27||10/17/2003 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE|
|28||12/08/2009 EXPUNGED - Nonpermanent record items destroyed|