Judicial Vacancy in South Central Judicial District

980005 IN THE MATTER OF THE JUDICIAL
VACANCY IN DISTRICT JUDGESHIP
NUMBER 3 IN THE CHAMBER AT
MANDAN, NORTH DAKOTA,
SOUTH CENTRAL JUDICIAL DISTRICT

Nature of Action: Other (Civil)
Term: 03/1998   Argument: 03/03/1998  2:45pm
ND cite: 1998 ND 58
NW cite: 574 N.W.2d 593

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Docket entries:
101/08/1998 PETITION FILED (letter from Judge Hodny that he will not seek reelection when his term expires)
201/09/1998 Order Appointing Hearing Officer Mailed to VRP; State Court Administrator; Presiding Judge; Trial
301/09/1998 Court Administrator
401/09/1998 Notice of Hearing Mailed to Morton County Board of County Commissioners; Governor; Sec. of State;
501/09/1998 SBAND; Presiding Judge; Trial Court Administrator; media; attorneys and judges of South Central
601/09/1998 Judicial District
701/16/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Logan County
801/22/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Burleigh County (Bismarck Tribune)
901/22/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Grant County (Carson Press)
1001/22/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Sioux County (Grant County News)
1101/26/1998 Request for Associated Press to tape OA (approved)
1201/27/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Morton County (Mandan News)
1301/30/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Emmons County Record
1401/30/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Center Republican (Oliver Co)
1501/30/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Washburn Leader (McLean Co)
1601/30/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Hazen Star (Mercer Co)
1702/02/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Steele Ozone Press (Kidder Co)
1802/02/1998 Affidavit of Publication - Ashley Tribune (McIntosh Co)
1902/02/1998 Judgeship Vacancy Report from SC Judicial Dist. Ct. Admin.
2002/04/1998 Affidavit of Publication - McClusky Gazette (Sheridan Co.)
2102/04/1998 Letter from Richard Hammond dated 2-3-98 RE: Request to appear at hearing on 2-10-98
2202/11/1998 Letter from Judge John Paulson dated 2-9-98
2302/11/1998 TRANSCRIPT DATED Feb. 10, 1998
2402/24/1998 Hearing Officer Report dated February 24,1998
2502/25/1998 Request for Radio/TV Coverage (Prairie Public Radio - approved)
2603/02/1998 Request for Radio/TV Coverage (KXMB-TV) (approved)
2703/03/1998 APPEARANCES: Doug Johnson, District Court Administrator, South Central Judicial District on behalf
2803/03/1998 of Judge Benny A. Graff, Presiding Judge, South Central Judicial District; Sandi Tabor, Executive
2903/03/1998 Director, State Bar Association of North Dakota; Jim Hill, Bismarck Attorney and member of the
3003/03/1998 Board of Governors of the State Bar Association of North Dakota; Patricia Burke, State's Attorney
3103/03/1998 for Burleigh County and President of the State's Attorney Association
3203/03/1998 ARGUED: Johnson; Tabor; Hill; Burke (Vol. V, pg. 197)
3303/03/1998 FILED IN OPEN COURT MEMO FROM JUDGE BENNY A. GRAFF
3403/04/1998 Letter of resignation from Judge Hodny
3503/06/1998 Copy of ND District Court Weighted Caseload Model study: At the request of the Court, since it is
3603/06/1998 referred to in the case, a copy is being placed in the file.
3703/10/1998 UNANIMOUS OPINION: , Per Curiam
3803/10/1998 DISPOSITION: PETITION/WRIT DENIED
3903/10/1998 Judgeship No. 3 with chambers at Mandan is abolished effective March 11, 1998, at 5 pm when
4003/10/1998 Judge Hodny resigns.
4103/10/1998 Order Mailed to Associated Press; all parties who appeared or provided written comment; KXMB TV;
4203/10/1998 Prairie Public Radio; Morton Co Db of County Commissioners; newspapers in SCJD previously
4303/10/1998 notified; SBAND; NDTLA; Presiding Judges; Clerks of District; Admin Asst/Ct Administrators in
4403/10/1998 the district; Governor (hand delivered); Sec of State (hand delivered); State Court Admin;
4503/10/1998 Judge Pederson; West Publishing; Judge Graff by fax, phone & mail.
4608/11/2006 EXPUNGED - Nonpermanent record items destroyed

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