STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

A06-1195

 

 

 

Steven R. Turner,

 

            Relator,

 

vs.

 

EVTAC Mining, and

CNA ClaimsPlus,

 

                        Respondents,

 

and

 

Iron Range Rehab Center, and

Orthopaedic Associates of Duluth, P.A.,

 

Intervenors.

 

 

 

            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 May 25, 2006, be, and the same is, affirmed without opinion.  See Hoff v. Kempton,317 N.W.2d 361, 366 (Minn. 1982) (explaining that, “[s]ummary affirmances have no precedential value because they do not commit the court to any particular point of view,” doing no more than establishing the law of the case).

            Dated:  November 22, 2006

 

                                                                                    BY THE COURT:

 

 

    /s/                                                          

 

Paul H. Anderson

Associate Justice