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Three of Rodney Brossart's children took the stand on Thursday
The case of Lakota farmer Rodney Brossart, accused of stealing cattle and threatening deputies, is in the hands of the jury Thursday evening. The prosecution and defense rested, and the jury started deliberations around 3:45 Thursday afternoon.
Friday, November, 08, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Day three of Rodney Brossart trial begins Thursday
Day three of the trial of Rodney Brossart - - who is accused of threatening deputies and stealing cattle - - will start Thursday morning. The case of the Lakota, Farmer gained wide-spread attention because of a several month-long stand-off by the Brossart family. During it, law enforcement used a predator drone to observe the family farm.
Thursday, November, 07, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Brossarts go to trial after deal rejected
A plea deal struck last year between Rodney Brossart's attorney - and the attorney for his four children - and prosecutors was nixed by state District Judge Joel Medd.
Tuesday, June, 18, 2013 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Lakota farmer given three year sentence for terrorizing case
A nearly three year ordeal involving the Brossart family came to a close Monday. The story caught national attention as the family's patriarch, Rodney Brossart was the first american arrested using a drone.
Wednesday, January, 15, 2014 - WDAZ - News

Charges against Brossart’s wife, daughter dropped
A special prosecutor has dropped charges against the wife and daughter of Rodney Brossart, the Lakota, N.D., farmer charged with terrorizing law enforcement officials in 2011.
Thursday, September, 19, 2013 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Lakota farmer convicted of terrorizing
A jury Thursday night convicted a Rodney Brossart, a Lakota, N.D. , farmer, of terrorizing the two law enforcement officers who arrested him in 2011, but found him not guilty of the theft of the six cattle of his neighbor that wandering on his land, beginning the unusual case.
Friday, November, 08, 2013 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Lakota, N.D., farmer sentenced to 3 years in cattle theft, terrorizing case
Lakota, N.D., farmer Rodney Brossart was sentenced today to three years in prison, with all but six months suspended during two years of supervised probation.
Tuesday, January, 14, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Brossart’s attorneys make case for overzealous arresting officer
The deputy who arrested Lakota, N.D., farmer Rodney Brossart in 2011 was put on trial by defense attorneys in the second day of the actual trial — of Brossart on terrorizing law enforcement officers and theft of cattle.
Thursday, November, 07, 2013 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Brossart brothers to plead guilty in 2011 terrorizing case
Rodney Brossart’s three sons have agreed to plead guilty to terrorizing law enforcement officers by brandishing weapons at deputies the day Brossart was arrested in June 2011 in a dispute over a neighbor’s three cows and three calves wandering on to his farm near Lakota, N.D.
Thursday, January, 09, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Lakota, N.D., farmer charged with terrorizing and theft in 2011 incident
When Rodney Brossart’s trial on charges of terrorizing of deputies and theft of cattle opens Tuesday in Grand Forks, the prosecutor wants to introduce evidence that the Lakota, N.D., farmer resisted arrest years earlier by the same deputy who shot him with a stun gun and arrested him in June 2011 over six stray animals.
Tuesday, November, 05, 2013 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Brossart sons set to face trial
A Lakota farmer is found guilty of terrorizing officers and now, his sons are set to face trial.
Monday, November, 18, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Jury selection complete in trial of Lakota man charged with terrorizing deputies, theft of cattle
Jury selection is completed in Grand Forks in the trial of a Lakota man charged with terrorizing deputies and theft of cattle.
Tuesday, November, 05, 2013 - WDAZ - News

Nelson County names interim sheriff
Nelson County commissioners have appointed an interim sheriff to replace Kelly Janke, who resigned last month.
Monday, February, 03, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

Nelson County sheriff resigns, citing investigation over 'romantic relationship'
Nelson County Sheriff Kelly Janke abruptly announced today he is resigning immediately to avoid prosecution over a charge he says involves a former romantic relationship outside his marriage.
Friday, January, 17, 2014 - Grand Forks Herald - News

16 apply to replace Grand Forks’ Judge Medd
Sixteen lawyers, including a man already on the bench in Grand Forks and several prosecutors, have applied to be named to replace state District Judge Joel Medd, who retired Sept. 1.
Thursday, September, 19, 2013 - Grand Forks Herald - News

16 apply to replace Grand Forks’ Judge Medd
Sixteen lawyers, including a man already on the bench in Grand Forks and several prosecutors, have applied to be named to replace state District Judge Joel Medd, who retired Sept. 1.
Thursday, September, 19, 2013 - Grand Forks Herald - News