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State v. Frankfurth

Docket No. 20050112
Oral Argument: Thursday, September 1, 2005 2:45pm

Docket Info

Title
State of North Dakota, Plaintiff and Appellant
v.
Paul R. Frankfurth, Defendant and Appellee
Case Type
CRIMINAL APPEAL : SEXUAL OFFENSE
Appeal From
Case No. 04-K-00217
South Central Judicial District, Burleigh County
Donald L. Jorgensen
2005 ND 167704 N.W.2d 564
Oral Argument 9/1/2005

Highlight

A criminal information must contain all essential elements of the offense in order to charge that offense.
A motion to arrest the judgment may be made after trial when the information fails to charge a crime.
A defective information failing to charge a crime cannot be "cured" through proper jury instruction or other means short of amendment.


Briefs

Filing Date Description
05/27/2005 APPELLANT BRIEF View
06/28/2005 APPELLEE BRIEF View

Counsel

Party Type Name
APPELLANT ASST. STATE'S ATTORNEY Cynthia Mae Feland - 04804
APPELLEE PRIVATE PRACTICE Thomas M Tuntland - 03250

(Note: Attachments may not be available for recently filed cases and/or confidential documents.)

Seq. # Filing Date Description Attachment
1 03/31/2005 NOTICE OF APPEAL : 03/24/2005
2 03/31/2005 ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT : 03/24/2005
3 04/07/2005 TRANSCRIPT DATED 1-18-05
4 04/07/2005 DISK - TRA dated 1-18-05
5 04/21/2005 MOTION TO DISMISS (due by 4 p.m. on 5-2-05) - RspDue : 05/02/2005
6 04/22/2005 RECORD ON APPEAL (Not Rec'd: #45--court reporter notes)
7 04/28/2005 Response to Motion to Dismiss
8 05/04/2005 ACTION BY SUPREME COURT (Motion to Dismiss) - Denied
9 05/04/2005 Order Mailed to Parties
10 05/13/2005 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLANT BRIEF
11 05/13/2005 ACTION BY CLERK (MAT) - Granted : 05/27/2005
12 05/27/2005 APPELLANT BRIEF View
13 05/27/2005 APPELLANT APPENDIX
14 06/01/2005 8 cc of noa for ata
15 06/28/2005 Corrected P. 1 (Statement of the Issues)for ATB
16 06/28/2005 DISK - atb (e-mailed)
17 06/28/2005 APPELLEE BRIEF View
18 06/29/2005 DISK - AEB
19 09/01/2005 APPEARANCES: Cynthia M. Feland; Thomas M. Tuntland
20 09/01/2005 ARGUED: Feland; Tuntland
21 09/01/2005 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST
22 09/27/2005 DISPOSITION
23 09/27/2005 SPLIT OPINION : Crothers, Daniel John View
24 09/27/2005 (CONCURRING) : Kapsner, Carol Ronning
25 09/27/2005 Judgment Mailed to Parties
26 10/25/2005 MANDATE
27 10/27/2005 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE
28 11/01/2012 EXPUNGED - Nonpermanent record items destroyed