Judicial Conduct Commission v. Hoffman

990060 In the Matter of the Application
for Disciplinary Action Against
the Honorable Randall L. Hoffman,
Judge of the District Court
Judicial Conduct Commission, Petitioner
Randall L. Hoffman, Respondent

Nature of Action: Disciplinary Proceedings (Civil)
Petitioner: Paul W. Jacobson
Respondent: Randall Lynn Hoffman
Term: 05/1999   Argument: 05/10/1999  1:30pm
ND cite: 1999 ND 122
NW cite: 595 N.W.2d 592

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Docket entries:
102/19/1999 Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Recommendation
202/19/1999 This case is consolidated w/990061-990063. Make all docket entries except disposition in this case
302/19/1999 Certificate
402/26/1999 Order for Transcript and Notice of Appearance
503/01/1999 Copy of Letter from Randall L. Hoffman to Hon. Benny A. Graff, dated 2-26-99. (Per PM made part of
603/01/1999 the JCC Record)
703/08/1999 EXCEPTIONS TO FINDINGS (Randall Hoffman)
803/17/1999 Amended Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Recommendation & Certificate of Service (Added
903/17/1999 to Record as Entry Nos. 26,27,28, & 29)
1004/01/1999 RESPONDENT BRIEF (at the direction of GWV)
1104/09/1999 DISK - Respondent Brief
1404/12/1999 DISK of PTB
1504/12/1999 TRANSCRIPT DATED January 7, 1999
1604/12/1999 DISK - TRA of January 7, 1999
1705/10/1999 APPEARANCES: Paul W. Jacobson, Assistant Disciplinary Counsel;Randall L. Hoffman
1805/10/1999 ARGUED: Jacobson;Hoffman (Vol. W, pg. 140)
2007/07/1999 SPLIT OPINION: Per Curiam
2107/07/1999 (CONCUR OR DISSENT): Sandstrom, Dale V.: CONCUR
2207/07/1999 Randall L. Hoffman is suspended from the practice of law for six months, effective August 1, 1999,
2307/07/1999 for violating Canon 2A(a judge shall respect and comply with the law and shall act at all times
2407/07/1999 in a manner that promotes public confidence in the integrity an impartiality of the judiciary)
2507/07/1999 3B(4)(a judge shall be patient, dignified and courteous to litigants, jurors, witnesses, lawyers
2607/07/1999 and others with whom the judge deals in an official capacity), 3B(5)(a judge shall perform
2707/07/1999 judicial duties without bias or prejudice. A judge shall not, in the performance of duties, by
2807/07/1999 words or conduct, manifest bias or prejudice), and 3E(1)(a judge shall disqualify himself or
2907/07/1999 herself in a proceeding in which the judge's impartiality might reasonably be questioned) of
3007/07/1999 the Code of Judicial Conduct.
3107/07/1999 Mr. Hoffman's reinstatement is conditioned upon participation in and successful completion of
3207/07/1999 an appropriate educational program approved by the North Dakota Supreme Court to demonstrate
3307/07/1999 an understanding of anger and violence management.
3407/07/1999 Order/Judgment Mailed to Parties
3507/13/1999 Amended Judgment
3607/14/1999 Amended Order/Judgment Mailed to Parties
3707/19/1999 Statement of Compliance with Rule 6.3, NDRLD
3801/27/2000 Letter from Dr. Gulkin to Chief Justice VandeWalle
3901/31/2000 Affidavit of Randall Hoffman under Rule 4.5
4002/01/2000 Letter from Disciplinary Counsel re: reinstatement
4102/09/2000 Randall L. Hoffman will be reinstated upon the filing of an affidavit under Rule 4.5, NDRLDiscipl.,
4202/09/2000 that is sworn or affirmed before an officer authorized to administer the oath.
4302/10/2000 Affidavit of Randall L. Hoffman under Rule 4.5, NDR Lawyer Discipl.; He is reinstated
4402/13/2007 EXPUNGED - Nonpermanent record items destroyed

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