STATE OF MINNESOTA

IN SUPREME COURT

A07-1475

 

 

Raymond C. Bense,

 

                                    Respondent,

 

vs.

 

Alliance Savings Company, and

Missouri Employers Mutual Insurance,

 

                                    Relators,

 

and

 

Joe’s Trucking (Uninsured) and

American Solutions Group,

 

and

 

CentraCare Clinic,

Little Falls Orthopedic,

Little Falls Anesthesia, and

St. Gabriel’s 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 July 6, 2007, 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:  October 31, 2007

 

 

                                                                                    BY THE COURT:

 

 

 

    /s/                                                          

 

G. Barry Anderson

Associate Justice