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Man who killed Kathleen Wrigley’s brother won’t be executed

January 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Former Fargo resident Kathleen Wrigley and her parents are outraged that a judge has ruled her brother’s killer will not be executed because he is mentally disabled.
The long death penalty appeal process has been a difficult road for …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dealing with the death penalty: Kathleen Wrigley has lived it as wife of prosecutor, sister of victim

May 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO Many know her husband as the prosecutor of North Dakota’s only federal death penalty case, one of the most horrific crimes in this region’s history. What many don’t know is that while then-U.S. Attorney for North Dakota Drew Wrigley was prosecuting Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. for Dru Sjodin’s abduction and murder, Kathleen Wrigley was embroiled in her own very personal death penalty ordeal. Continue Reading