OBERON SCHOOL BOARD VIOLATED LAW
April 28, 2015
The Oberon School Board violated the law when it asked people to leave the room during an open meeting.
Read the Opinion: 2015-O-08
FEDERAL DISTRICT COURT GRANTS STATE'S MOTION TO JOIN CHALLENGE OF BLM'S AUTHORITY
April 24, 2015
The Federal District Court for the District of Wyoming has now issued an order permitting North Dakota to intervene as a party, joining the State of Wyoming, in a challenge to the US Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) authority to impose federal regulations on hydraulic fracturing practices.
“I am pleased the Court has allowed North Dakota to participate as a party to uphold our state’s strong and comprehensive fracking regulations,” said Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem. “We will be there alongside Wyoming in protecting our own state’s authority to regulate the industry,” he said.
For more information: ND Challenge to BLM Authority
PRELIMINARY REPORT IS PUBLIC RECORD
April 20, 2015
The Agricultural Policy Subcommittee of the Fargo-Moorhead Diversion Authority violated the open records law when it withheld records presented at a public meeting until they could be updated and corrected to reflect additional information.
Read the Opinion: 2015-O-07
FOSTER COUNTY COMMISSION VIOLATED LAW
April 17, 2015
The Foster County Commission violated the law when the chairman asked the auditor to act as a liaison between the commissioners to convey information and build a consensus regarding a matter of public business, without holding a properly noticed meeting.
Read the Opinion: 2015-O-06
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