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Lawyer describes talk with suspect in Afghan killings

March 19, 2012 in West Central Tribune

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) A Seattle lawyer who is defending an Army staff sergeant suspected of killing 16 Afghans, including nine children, met Monday with the soldier for the first time at Fort Leavenworth, a conversation the attorney described as emotional. Continue Reading

Lawyer arrives to meet Afghan killings suspect

March 19, 2012 in West Central Tribune

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) A Seattle defense attorney arrived at Fort Leavenworth on Monday to meet with an Army staff sergeant who is suspected of carrying out a deadly nighttime attack on two Afghan villages. Continue Reading

Arlo Looking Cloud’s sentence reduced in 1975 AIM slaying of Anna Mae Pictou Aquash

September 26, 2011 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) A Denver man convicted of first-degree murder for his role in the 1975 shooting death of an American Indian Movement activist has had his federal prison sentence reduced from life to 20 years, federal court documents show. Continue Reading

Twin Cities teen to use insanity defense in Iowa killings

February 10, 2011 in West Central Tribune

ALGONA, Iowa (AP) A Minnesota teenager charged with killing two convenience store clerks in Iowa plans to use the insanity defense. Continue Reading&

Mother, 2 kids, boyfriend dead in Minot shootings

January 29, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

MINOT (AP) The victims of a quadruple slaying in North Dakota were a mother, two of her children and her boyfriend, and all four suffered gunshot wounds, police said Saturday. Continue Reading