The Supreme Court has issued two new opinions. The summaries are below.
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Northern States Power v. Mikkelson, et al. 2020 ND 54
Highlight: The amount of damages caused by an eminent domain taking is an issue of fact to be decided by the trier of fact.
Schulke v. NDDOT 2020 ND 53
Highlight: Section 39-20-14(1), N.D.C.C., establishes that drivers are deemed to have provided consent to submit to a screening test when the driver commits a traffic offense or is involved in an accident and, in conjunction with the traffic violation or accident, law enforcement formulates an opinion the driver’s body contains alcohol; It does not require the screening test to be conducted at the location of the stop.