State v. Addai
State of North Dakota, Plaintiff and Appellee
Elijah Addai, Defendant and Appellant
East Central Judicial District,
Judge Douglas R. Herman
|Nature of Action:||Homicide|
|Term:||11/2009  Argument: 11/25/2009 10:30am|
|ND cite:||2010 ND 29|
778 N.W.2d 555
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Appellant's Statement of the Issues:|
I. Whether the initial stop of Elijah Addai was valid.
II. Whether the identification procedure was constitutional.
III. Whether the in-court identifications of Addai were tainted by the initial police identification procedure consisting of a one-person showup.
IV. Whether the defense suffered substantial prejudice by the prosecution's failure to disclose discovery material in a timely way.
V. Whether the trial court committed reversible error by closing the courtroom to the press and public during the trial.
VI. Whether the was sufficient evidence to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Elijah Addai murdered David Delonias.
Appellee's Statement of the Issues:
I.Whether there was reasonable and articulable suspicion justifying the stop of the vehicle in which the Defendant was a passenger.
II.Whether the on-site identification of the Defendant by Albertson and Bolgrean was reliable and was properly allowed.
III.Whether the in-court identification of the Defendant was proper.
IV.Whether the continuances which were granted cured any prejudice to the defense caused by late disclosure of discovery material by the State.
V.Whether the trial court closed the courtroom for proper and lawful reasons.
VI.Whether the evidence was sufficient to sustain the conviction.
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|1||03/03/2009||NOTICE OF APPEAL: 03/02/2009|
|2||03/12/2009||ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT: 03/12/2009|
|3||03/20/2009||TRANSCRIPT DATED OCTOBER 24, 2008|
|4||03/20/2009||DISK - TRA (10-24-08) (e-mailed)|
|5||04/07/2009||TRANSCRIPTS DATED August 20, 2007, October 18, 2007, December 12, 2007, February 6, 2008,|
|6||04/07/2009||April 2, 2008, April 30, 2008, October 2, 2008, October 29, 2008, and November 24, 2008-2 vols.|
|7||04/07/2009||DISKS of tras 8-20-07, 10-18-07, 12-12-07, 2-6-08, 4-2-08, 4-30-08, 10-2-08, 10-29-08 & 12-24-08|
|8||04/07/2009||Copy of Transcript dated July 14, 2008 (Original is part of ROA)|
|9||04/07/2009||DISK - tra (7-14-08) (e-mailed)|
|10||04/09/2009||Transcript dated November 28, 2008|
|11||04/09/2009||DISK - tra (11-28-08)|
|12||04/17/2009||RECORD ON APPEAL (not rec'd 3, 17, 19, 21, 23, 26, 47, 121, 154, 164, 200, 246-247, 252, 255)|
|13||04/15/2009||Transcripts dated September 25, 2008 & February 17, 2009 (2 vols.)|
|14||04/15/2009||DISK - TRA (9-25-08 & 2-17-09) (e-mailed)|
|15||04/15/2009||DISK - Tra (12/1/08; 12/2/08; 12/3/08; 12/4/08; 12/5/08; 12/8/08; 12/9/08; 12/10/08; 12/11/08 &|
|16||04/15/2009||Master Index (e-mailed)|
|17||04/21/2009||TRANSCRIPTS dated 12/1/08;12/2/08;12/3/08;12/4/08;12/5/08;12/8/08;12/9/09;12/10/08;12/11/08 and|
|18||04/21/2009||Master Index (10 volumes)|
|19||05/27/2009||MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLANT BRIEF|
|21||05/27/2009||Clerk requested clarification on Motion for extension|
|22||05/29/2009||Amended Motion for Extension of Time|
|23||05/31/2009||ACTION BY SUPREME COURT. Granted: 06/30/2009|
|24||06/29/2009||MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLANT BRIEF|
|26||06/29/2009||State's email advising of no objection to the extension|
|27||06/29/2009||ACTION BY CHIEF JUSTICE. Granted: 07/10/2009|
|28||07/10/2009||MOTION FOR Extension of Word Count for Appellant's Brief|
|29||07/10/2009||ACTION BY CHIEF JUSTICE. Granted|
|30||07/10/2009||APPELLANT BRIEF (EFB)|
|31||07/10/2009||E-FILED BRIEF (ATB)|
|32||07/10/2009||APPELLANT APPENDIX (EFB)|
|33||07/10/2009||E-FILED APPENDIX (ATA)|
|34||07/16/2009||Received 7 copies of ATB from CSD|
|35||07/16/2009||Received 6 copies of ATA from CSD|
|36||07/28/2009||MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLEE BRIEF|
|37||07/28/2009||E-FILED MOTION (MAT)|
|38||07/29/2009||ACTION BY CHIEF DEPUTY CLERK (MAE). Granted: 09/08/2009|
|39||09/03/2009||MOT.FOR ADDITIONAL EXT/TIME APPELLEE BRIEF|
|40||09/03/2009||E-FILED MOTION (MAE)|
|41||09/03/2009||ACTION BY CHIEF JUSTICE - MAE (w/understanding OA in Nov.). Granted: 09/23/2009|
|42||09/23/2009||APPELLEE BRIEF (e-filed)|
|43||09/23/2009||E-FILED BRIEF (AEB)|
|44||09/30/2009||Received $25 surcharge (Receipt #19015)|
|45||10/02/2009||Rec'd copies of AEB from CSD.|
|46||10/20/2009||NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT SENT|
|47||11/02/2009||Request for Radio/TV Coverage (KCND - FM) approved|
|48||11/25/2009||APPEARANCES: Ross W. Brandborg/Leah J. Viste, Asst. State's Atty.|
|50||11/25/2009||ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST|
|52||02/17/2010||UNANIMOUS OPINION: Sandstrom, Dale V.|
|53||02/18/2010||Judgment Sent to Parties|
|54||02/26/2010||PETITION FOR REHEARING (e-filed)|
|55||02/26/2010||E-FILED BRIEF (PER)|
|56||03/02/2010||Received 7 copies of PER from CSD|
|57||03/16/2010||ACTION BY SUPREME COURT - PER. Denied|
|59||03/30/2010||RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE|
|60||09/02/2011||RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE|