The North Dakota Supreme Court has issued an Emergency Order in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic for the purpose of protecting the health of litigants, judicial branch employees, and the public while maintaining judicial branch functions. Click here to learn more. Updated: December 17th, 2020
Longtime Grand Forks judicial referee Harlan M. Dyrud died March 2. A graduate of the Hamline School of Law, he was admitted to the N.D. bar in 1979. Funeral services will be held March 9 in Grand Forks.
Public access to the courthouses in the following counties has been restricted: Dickey, Grand Forks, Steele and Traill. Numerous counties have reopened their courthouses and have been removed from the closure list.