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Dixon v. Dixon

Docket No. 20170212
Oral Argument: Monday, November 27, 2017 1:30 PM

Docket Info

Title
John W. Dixon, Petitioner and Appellant
v.
Billie Dixon, Respondent and Appellee
Case Type
CIVIL APPEAL : PROBATE - WILLS - TRUSTS
Appeal From
Case No. 2013-CV-02244
South Central Judicial District, Burleigh County
Bruce B. Haskell
2018 ND 25905 N.W.2d 748
Oral Argument 11/27/2017

Highlight

A case becomes moot when, because of the lapse of time or the occurrence of events, a court is unable to render effective relief.
People may waive rights and privileges which are conferred by statute and are intended for their benefit.
Summary judgment should not be used to conduct a mini-trial of disputed fact issues.


Briefs

Filing Date Description
08/24/2017 APPELLANT BRIEF (PDF) View
09/25/2017 APPELLEE BRIEF (PDF) View

Counsel

Party Type Name
APPELLEE PRIVATE PRACTICE Spencer Douglas Ptacek - 08295
APPELLANT PRIVATE PRACTICE Greg W Hennessy - 03397

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

Seq. # Filing Date Description Attachment
1 06/01/2017 NOTICE OF APPEAL : 06/01/2017
2 06/05/2017 Rec'd $125 filing fee
3 06/06/2017 NOT. OF FILING NOT. OF APPEAL AND PROOF OF SERV.
4 06/06/2017 Notice served on Greg W. Hennessy, Amy L. De Kok & Jade B. Jorgenson
5 06/30/2017 ELEC. RECORD ON APPEAL DATED JUNE 29, 2017 (ENTRY NOS. 1-117)
6 07/09/2017 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLANT BRIEF
7 07/09/2017 E-FILED MOTION
8 07/10/2017 ACTION BY CHIEF DEPUTY CLERK - Granted : 08/10/2017
9 08/10/2017 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLANT BRIEF
10 08/10/2017 E-FILED MOTION
11 08/11/2017 ACTION BY ACTING CHIEF JUSTICE MCEVERS - Granted : 08/24/2017
12 08/23/2017 APPELLANT APPENDIX
13 08/23/2017 E-FILED APPENDIX
14 08/24/2017 APPELLANT BRIEF (PDF) View
15 08/24/2017 E-FILED BRIEF (PDF)
16 08/30/2017 Rec'd $47.50 e-filing surcharge for ATB & ATA ($25 ATB +$22.50 ATA)(receipt #25453)
17 08/30/2017 Rec'd 6 copies of ATB & ATA from CSD
18 09/26/2017 Spencer D. Ptacek substituted as counsel for Appellee
19 09/25/2017 APPELLEE BRIEF (PDF) View
20 09/25/2017 E-FILED BRIEF (PDF)
21 09/26/2017 Rec'd $25 e-filing surcharge for AEB (receipt #25508)
22 09/27/2017 Rec'd 6 copies of AEB from CSD
23 10/17/2017 NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT SENT
24 11/27/2017 APPEARANCES: Greg W. Hennessy; Spencer D. Ptacek
25 11/27/2017 ARGUED: Greg W. Hennessy; Spencer D. Ptacek
26 11/27/2017 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST
27 12/04/2017 Letter correcting statement made at oral argument
28 01/22/2018 DISPOSITION
29 01/22/2018 UNANIMOUS OPINION : Crothers, Daniel John View
30 01/22/2018 Costs on appeal in favor of the Appellant
31 01/23/2018 Judgment Sent to Parties
32 02/14/2018 MANDATE