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Charges filed against ex-jail nurse accused of abusing inmate

July 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — A former nurse at the Cass County Jail who is accused of sexually abusing a male inmate faces two felony charges.
The nurse, who was fired a month ago, is also accused of giving prohibited items, such as a cellphone, to the inmate she’s …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Trial for man accused of infant abuse delayed

May 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

The trial for an Arizona man charged with sexually and physically abusing an infant has been delayed until September.

A pre-trial hearing for Dan Anderson Pruett originally scheduled for May 20 has been re-scheduled for Sept. 2. His trial will beg…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

SD man gets 40 years for raping child during video chat: Bullis eligible for parole in 2033

March 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MITCHELL, S.D. — A Mitchell man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for raping a young child while video chatting online.
Joshua Bullis, 31, appeared in court Friday at the Davison County Public Safety Center in Mitchell. Judge Tim Bjorkman s…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

SD man gets 40 years for raping child during video chat: Bullis eligible for parole in 2033

March 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

MITCHELL, S.D. — A Mitchell man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for raping a young child while video chatting online.
Joshua Bullis, 31, appeared in court Friday at the Davison County Public Safety Center in Mitchell. Judge Tim Bjorkman s…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Two Harbors abuse case questions offender rights versus public safety

November 15, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

A Two Harbors woman threatened to stand outside of the home of a juvenile registered sex offender on Halloween to warn trick-or-treaters after what she says is a failure of the criminal justice system to protect the community. Continue Reading

Man sentenced to nearly 6 years for sexual abuse

July 22, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A North Dakota man has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for having sex with a woman who was sleeping. Continue Reading

Jury finds Grand Forks man guilty of sexual abuse

April 6, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS A jury on Friday found Justin Yarbro guilty of sexually abusing his stepdaughter when she was 6 and 7. Continue Reading

Colorado man suing Bismarck Diocese comes forward

January 5, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

A Colorado man suing the Catholic Diocese of Bismarck for negligence over sexual abuse by a priest who has said he suffered in the 1970s has lifted his anonymity. Continue Reading

The ‘Perversion Files’: Documents show locals helped in Boy Scouts cover up

October 18, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

PORTLAND, Ore. Again and again, decade after decade, an array of authorities police chiefs, prosecutors, pastors and local Boy Scout leaders among them quietly shielded scoutmasters and others accused of molesting children, a newly opened trove of confidential papers shows. Continue Reading

Boy Scouts’ “perversion files” made public

October 18, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Documents show officials helped cover up abuse. Continue Reading