STATE OF MINNESOTA

 

IN SUPREME COURT

 

C4-02-1774

 

Marcy A. Benner,

 

                                    Respondent,

 

vs.

 

Essential Nursing Services, Inc.,

Uninsured,

 

                                                Respondent,

 

Ezra Nyankira, Uninsured,

 

                                                Respondent,

 

Amos Samoita, Uninsured,

 

                                                Respondent,

 

Thomas Nyagaka, Uninsured,

 

                                                Respondent,

 

Crestview Nursing Home, and

American Comp. Insurance/RTW,

 

                                                Relators,

 

and

 

Blue Cross/Blue Shield/Blue Plus of Minn.,

Unity Hospital,

 

                                                Intervenors,

 

and

 

Special Compensation Fund,

 

                                                Respondent.

 

 

            Considered and decided by the court en banc.

 

O R D E R

 

            Based upon all the files, records and proceedings herein,

            IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the decision of the Workers’ Compensation Court of Appeals filed September 12, 2002, be, and the same is, affirmed without opinion.  See Minn. R. Civ. App. P. 136.01.

            Employee is awarded $600 in attorney fees.

            Dated:  January 27, 2003

 

                                                                                    BY THE COURT:

 

                                               

                                                                                    /s/ Russell A. Anderson

Associate Justice