Douglas County Nebraska v. Archie (PFR)

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Douglas County Nebraska v. Archie (PFR)

Case Number
S-15-0322
Call Date
December 5, 2016
Court Number
Douglas
Case Summary

S-15-0322 Douglas County, Nebraska (Appellant) v. Daniel Archie and the Douglas County Civil Service Commission

District Court of Douglas County, Honorable Marlon A. Polk

Attorneys: Meghan M. Bothe & Timothy K. Dolan (County Attorney's Office) (Appellant) --- Rick G. Wade (Norby & Wade LLP) (Appellee Archie)

Criminal: Employment

Proceedings below: The district court affirmed the decision of the Douglas County Civil Service Commission to reinstate the employment of Appellee Archie. The Court of Appeals reversed and remanded the case with directions. Appellee Archie filed a Petition for Further Review which was granted by the Nebraska Supreme Court.

Issues: 1) The Court of Appeals erred in finding that insufficient evidence existed for the Commission to conclude that Appellee Archie did not violate Article 22 ' 5(13) of the Douglas County Civil Service Commission Policy, and 2) The Court of Appeals erred in finding that insufficient evidence existed for the Commission to conclude that Appellee Archie did not violate Article 22 ' 5(19) of the Douglas County Civil Service Commission Policy