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Big Eagle, former Crow Creek chairman, loses appeal in bribery case

January 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic

“Big Eagle said ‘hi,’ and then walked around the lunch table to stand directly behind McClatchey’s (11-year-old) daughter, facing McClatchey. Big Eagle put his hands on McClatchey’s daughter’s shoulders, looked McClatchey directly in the eyes and said ‘you’re going to play ball with us, aren’t you, Craig?’”
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Lawmakers release documents on Wal-Mart bribery

January 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic

NEW YORK (AP) Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s CEO Mike Duke found out in 2005 that the retailer’s Mexico unit was handing out bribes to local officials, according to emails obtained by lawmakers.
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Judge dismisses grand jury petition against Dalrymple

November 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

A judge has dismissed a Dunn County petition to call a grand jury to investigate Gov. Jack Dalrymple over felony bribery allegations. Continue Reading

Petition for grand jury investigation of Dalrymple filed

November 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON A petition to initiate a grand jury investigation of Gov. Jack Dalrymple is now filed in Dunn County District Court and it has been assigned to a judge. Continue Reading

Gov. campaign: Dunn County petition effort ‘politically motivated’

November 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON A petition seeking a Dunn County grand jury investigation of Gov. Jack Dalrymple has “baseless” accusations and is politically motivated, his campaign office said Thursday. Continue Reading

ND Dem PSC candidate: Bribery law flouted

August 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Two Republican public service commissioners are “flouting the spirit” of North Dakota’s anti-bribery law by accepting campaign contributions from industries they regulate, a Democratic candidate for the board claims. Continue Reading

Big Eagle appeals bribery convictions; no record of reporting to prison

January 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Former Crow Creek Sioux Tribe Chairman Duane Big Eagle has appealed his federal criminal convictions. Continue Reading

Worthington man faces bribery charges following Jackson County encounter

April 13, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

JACKSON A man who offered a law enforcement officer $500 to let him go is now facing a felony-level bribery charge as a result, according to Jackson County District Court documents. Continue Reading

Woman faces assault charge for stabbing with steak knife

December 29, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Jennifer Jane Garling, 39, of Atwater, made her first court appearance Wednesday on a second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon charge for allegedly stabbing a man with a steak knife early Tuesday morning.
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Nigeria charges former Dick Cheney with bribery

December 7, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Nigeria’s anti-corruption agency today charged former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney over a bribery scheme involving oil services firm Halliburton Co. during time he served as its top official, a spokesman said. Continue Reading