Latest North Dakota Supreme Court News

Option to undo some DUI convictions yet to be widely sought

Jun. 19, 2019 11:37 AM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Court officials and lawyers in North Dakota say few people have tried to undo convictions for refusing DUI blood tests in the year since a state Supreme Court opinion offered a narrow pathway for doing so. The North Dakota high court ruled in 2018 that a 2016 U.S. Supreme Court...

Justices: Hearing should be held for man convicted of murder

May. 18, 2019 12:45 PM EDT

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Bismarck man who was prohibited from withdrawing his guilty plea 12 years after he allegedly killed his wife will get another chance to state his case. The North Dakota Supreme Court said in a ruling filed Thursday that Russell Craig should have been allowed to argue his motion at a...