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North Dakota Bar Association Close To Settlement Over Political Use Of Lawyer Dues

North Dakota Bar Association Close To Settlement Over Political Use Of Lawyer Dues

Back in February the Goldwater Institute filed a lawsuit against the State Bar Association of North Dakota on behalf of an attorney in the state over the use of lawyer licensing fees for politics. Basically, the SBAND spent almost $50,000 fighting Measure 6 (the shared parenting measure) on the 2014 ballot. The SBAND told me

State Bar Association Facing Lawsuit Over Use Of Licensing Fees For Politics

Chris Berg broke this story last night on his 6:30 Point of View program. You can read the complaint in the suit below, which was filed by attorneys for the Arizona-based Goldwater Institute on behalf of Bismarck-based attorney Arnold Fleck. You can read the Goldwater Institute’s press release on the matter here. At issue here

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