Longtime attorney Myron E. 'Mike' Bothun died Jan. 5. A UND School of Law graduate, he was admitted to the N.D. bar in 1957. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Bismarck.
Longtime attorney David A. LeMieux died Dec. 24, 2020. He grew up in Stanley, graduated from the UND School of Law, and was admitted to the North Dakota bar in 1958. A family mass is planned, and a public celebration is pending.
The University of North Dakota has announced that Rob Carolin, longtime director of alumni and public relations at the UND School of Law, will join UND President Andy Armacost's office as chief of staff.
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem has issued an opinion that the Ethics Commission has the constitutional authority to promulgate rules defining “lobby” and “lobbyist,” even if those definitions are broader than what has been adopted by the Legislature.