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Court Business Hours Due to Super Typhoon Yutu - Posted: 11/16/2018
This is the sixth general order addressing the court’s operating hours due to Super Typhoon Yutu. The District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands' business hours will be from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Court Business Hours Due to Super Typhoon Yutu - Posted: 11/09/2018
This is the fifth general order addressing the court’s operating hours due to Super Typhoon Yutu. The District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands' business hours will remain at 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m..

Court Closure for Super Typhoon Yutu - Posted: 10/29/2018
This is the fourth general order addressing the court’s operating hours due to Super Typhoon Yutu. The District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands' business hours will be from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. from October 30, 2018 through November 2, 2018.

Court Closure for Super Typhoon Yutu - Posted: 10/25/2018
This is the third general order addressing the court’s closure due to Super Typhoon Yutu. The District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands will remain closed all day Friday, October 26, 2018.

Court Closure for Typhoon Yutu - Posted: 10/24/2018
This is the second general order addressing the court’s closure due to Typhoon Yutu. Since General Order 18-00007 was issued, Typhoon Yutu decreased in speed and increased in strength. The District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands will remain closed all day on October 25, 2018.

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Latest Opinions and Decisions


1:16-cv-00024 Docket No. 41 - Posted: 10/16/2018
Milan Fargo v. Department of Homeland Security
Decision and Order Dismissing Fargo's Mandamus Claims

1:13-mc-00061 Docket No. 55 - Posted: 09/04/2018
DISCIPLINARY CASE: FOR PUBLICATION
In Re: Stephen C. Woodruff
Decision and Order

1:16-cv-00022 Docket No. 98 - Posted: 08/31/2018
Tinian Women Association, Guardians of Gani, Paganwatch, and Center for Biological Diversity v. United States Department of the Navy, Richard Spencer, Secretary of the Navy, United States Department of Defense, and James Mattis, Secretary of Defense
Amended Decision and Order on Cross-Motions for Summary Judgment

1:17-cv-00012 Docket No. 31 - Posted: 08/30/2018
Star Marianas Air, Inc., v. Commonwealth Ports Authority, and Does I-V
Decision and Order Granting Defendant CPA's Motion to Dismiss and Dismissing Complaint without Prejudice

1:16-cv-00022 Docket No. 94 - Posted: 08/22/2018
Tinian Women Association, Guardians of Gani, Paganwatch, and Center for Biological Diversity v. United States Department of the Navy, Richard Spencer, Secretary of the Navy, United States Department of Defense, and James Mattis, Secretary of Defense
Decision and Order on Cross-Motions for Summary Judgment

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