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Wrongful death suit filed in Moorhead, Minn., explosion

May 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MOORHEAD, Minn. The father of a Moorhead man who died after rushing to help a 12-year-old boy burned in a backyard grill explosion here in 2010 has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the badly burned boy and his parents. Continue Reading

Mother, oil company settle wrongful death suit

February 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK A wrongful death lawsuit involving Marathon Oil and the mother of a 21-year-old Montana man found dead at a western North Dakota oil well in 2012 has been settled. Continue Reading

SD DOC denies negligence in prison guard killing

May 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic

The South Dakota Department of Corrections and several of its staff acknowledge many of the facts surrounding the slaying of prison guard Ronald Johnson last year but deny they knowingly contributed to his killing, according to a response filed Wednesday to a wrongful death lawsuit. Continue Reading

Pennington County, deputy sued in 2010 fatal shooting

April 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) The family of a 22-year-old American Indian fatally shot by a Pennington County Sheriff’s deputy has sued the county and the deputy for civil rights violations. Continue Reading