Salamah Pendleton Murder Trial: Wednesday, July 7, 2021 | 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Salamah Pendleton Murder Trial: Wednesday, July 7, 2021, 9:30 am – 2:30 pm GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) The Salamah Pendleton murder trial in Grand Forks, North Dakota. He’s facing 2 counts of murder in shooting deaths of his mother and a Grand Forks police officer in May of 2020. This is video of court proceedings… Continue reading Salamah Pendleton Murder Trial: Wednesday, July 7, 2021 | 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM

WATCH FULL OPENING STATEMENTS: Trial of Salamah Pendleton on Murder Charges, Involving Mother and Police Officer Girlfriend

WATCH ENTIRE OPENING STATEMENTS: Salamah Pendleton Trial, Murder Charges, Mom & GF Police Officer GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) We have the entire opening statements in the murder trial Salamah Pendleton. He’s charged with murdering his own mother and Grand Forks Police Officer, Cody Holte in May of 2020.

Trial for Attempted Murder Begins in Red Lake County, Minnesota

“Attempted Murder” Trial Underway In Red Lake County, Minnesota RED LAKE FALLS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) An Attempted Murder trial is underway against Oliver Berhow in connection to a November 2021 shooting in Oklee, Minnesota.

UPDATE: Heightened Security at Polk County Courthouse; Holmseth Fails to Appear for Trial

UPDATE: Heavy Security At Polk County Courthouse, But Holmseth Doesn't Show Up For Trial CROOKSTON, MN (trfnews.i234.me) There was heavy security around the Polk County Courthouse in Crookston, Minnesota Monday morning. But the man scheduled to go on trial, Timothy Holmseth didn’t show up.

Terrifying Murder Trial Commences in Bagley, Minnesota

Nightmare Scenario Murder Trial Underway In Bagley, Minnesota BAGLEY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A nightmare scenario murder trial is underway in Bagley, Minnesota. Christopher Colgrove is charged with stabbing to death a neighbor, Dawn Swenson for no apparent reason.

Decades-Old Roommate Murder Case Moved: New Venue Ordered for Nichole Rice Trial

Nichole Erin Rice

MINOT, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – The trial of Nichole Erin Rice, accused of killing her roommate nearly 20 years ago in Minot, will be relocated to another county. On Friday, June 7, Ward County Judge Richard Hagar granted the change of venue for the trial of 36-year-old Rice, meaning the proceedings will no longer be held… Continue reading Decades-Old Roommate Murder Case Moved: New Venue Ordered for Nichole Rice Trial

Adam Fravel’s Attorneys Seek Venue Change Due to Media Coverage

Adam Fravel

WINONA COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The attorneys representing Adam Fravel, charged with first-degree murder in the March 2023 killing of his ex-girlfriend Madeline Kingsbury, are seeking to move his trial out of Winona County, Minnesota. They argue that extensive media coverage in the area would prevent a fair trial. Fravel, who is the father of… Continue reading Adam Fravel’s Attorneys Seek Venue Change Due to Media Coverage

Hunter Biden Convicted on All Charges in Federal Gun Trial

Hunter Biden

Hunter Biden, the son of President Joe Biden, was found guilty on all three federal charges related to his 2018 gun purchase. The jury convicted him for falsely denying drug use on the gun application and for possessing a firearm while being a drug user. Facing a potential sentence of up to 25 years in… Continue reading Hunter Biden Convicted on All Charges in Federal Gun Trial

Trial Set for Crookston Man Charged with Sexual Assault and Violence

Dale William Sorenson

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Dale William Sorenson, 60, of Crookston, faces multiple serious charges as he prepares for his July trial. Sorenson is accused of second-degree criminal sexual contact and making violent threats—both felonies—as well as fifth-degree assault, a gross misdemeanor. The incident reportedly occurred in September when police responded to a sexual assault… Continue reading Trial Set for Crookston Man Charged with Sexual Assault and Violence

Trial Date Set for Grand Forks Man Facing Multiple Sexual Assault Charges

Wilfredo Alejandro Lopez

POLK COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Wilfredo Alejandro Lopez, 23, is slated for trial in August, facing serious allegations of repeatedly sexually assaulting a teenager during 2021. Lopez faces six counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, with four of these counts carrying a mandatory minimum sentence of 12 years and a maximum of 30 years per… Continue reading Trial Date Set for Grand Forks Man Facing Multiple Sexual Assault Charges

Warroad Man Pleads Not Guilty to Wife’s Murder, Trial Date Set

David Allen Corneliusen, center, is flanked by two images of Mary Corneliusen

ROSEAU COUNTY, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – David Allen Corneliusen, 64, of Warroad, waived his Monday, June 3, omnibus hearing and pleaded not guilty to the second-degree intentional murder of his wife. Facing up to 40 years in prison if convicted, Corneliusen’s case stems from an incident on Aug. 28, 2023. At 8:08 p.m. on that day,… Continue reading Warroad Man Pleads Not Guilty to Wife’s Murder, Trial Date Set

🚨 Rochester Man Sentenced for Minneapolis Murder, Faces Another Trial for Moorhead Killing

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Idris Haji-Mohamed, 29, of Rochester, was sentenced to 25½ years in prison for the 2022 murder of Jeremy Ellis near U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Hennepin County Judge Paul Scoggin handed down the 305-month sentence on Friday, May 24, as court documents revealed on Tuesday. A jury convicted Haji-Mohamed of two… Continue reading 🚨 Rochester Man Sentenced for Minneapolis Murder, Faces Another Trial for Moorhead Killing

$250-Million Fraud Trial Resumes in Minneapolis This Week

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The federal Feeding Our Future fraud trial will resume this week in Minneapolis. Prosecutors will conclude their case, and the defense will begin calling witnesses to demonstrate that they provided meals to children across Minnesota. Over the past few weeks, the government has submitted hundreds of financial records and Child Nutrition… Continue reading $250-Million Fraud Trial Resumes in Minneapolis This Week

Grand Forks Man Avoids Trial for Felony Sexual Assault and Burglary Charges Through Pretrial Diversion

Lance Visnar Oliveros

GRAND FORKS, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – Lance Visnar Oliveros, 26, was anticipated to stand trial on May 28 for Class A felony gross sexual imposition and Class B felony night burglary. Instead, he has been granted a pretrial diversion agreement, meaning he will not have to go to trial. Oliveros was charged in December 2022 for… Continue reading Grand Forks Man Avoids Trial for Felony Sexual Assault and Burglary Charges Through Pretrial Diversion

North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum Supports Trump At Criminal Trial

NEW YORK, NY (trfnews.i234.me) – North Dakota’s Republican Governor, Doug Burgum, attended Trump’s criminal trial today to demonstrate support as he vies for the vice-presidential position. During the trial, former Trump insider Michael Cohen testified about ceasing lies for Trump after a family meeting and admitted orchestrating hush money payments to Stormy Daniels to suppress… Continue reading North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum Supports Trump At Criminal Trial

Federal Trial Date Set for Father and Girlfriend in Connection to 3-Year-Old’s Tragic Death

Austin Lester, Krissy Hinsley

FORT TOTTEN, ND (trfnews.i234.me) – A federal jury trial date of June 25th has been scheduled, marking a pivotal moment in the harrowing case surrounding the death of three-year-old Ariana McKay. The young girl, laid to rest near St. Jerome’s Church in Fort Totten, North Dakota, tragically passed away on August 27th, 2022, at the… Continue reading Federal Trial Date Set for Father and Girlfriend in Connection to 3-Year-Old’s Tragic Death

Nation’s Largest Pandemic-Era Fraud Trial Begins in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Federal prosecutors have launched the trial for the first seven defendants in what they deem the nation’s largest case of pandemic-era fraud. The trial, unfolding in Minneapolis, involves 70 individuals linked to the organization “Feeding Our Future,” accused of swindling $250 million in federal funds allocated to feed underserved children during… Continue reading Nation’s Largest Pandemic-Era Fraud Trial Begins in Minneapolis