STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

CX-00-351

In Re Petition for Disciplinary Action against
Karl Matthew Ranum, an Attorney at Law
of the State of Minnesota.

O R D E R

On June 13, 2000, this court suspended petitioner from the practice of law for a period of three months. Petitioner has filed an affidavit stating that he has fully complied with the terms of the suspension order and requests reinstatement. The Director of the Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility does not oppose the request.

Based upon all the files, records, and proceedings herein,

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that petitioner Karl M. Ranum is reinstated to the practice of law in the State of Minnesota subject to his successful completion of the professional responsibility portion of the state bar examination by June 13, 2001. Petitioner shall be on unsupervised probation for two years from the date of reinstatement subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this court's June 13, 2000, order.

Dated: November 1, 2000

BY THE COURT:

/s/Alan C. Page
Associate Justice