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Published May 06, 2009, 10:30 AM

Former sheriff pleads guilty to misdemeanors

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (AP) — Former Rolette County sheriff Richard Turcotte has pleaded guilty to charges of failing to perform his duty as a public servant. Judge Lee Christofferson gave Turcotte a one-year deferred sentence. It means that if he breaks no laws over the next year, the charges will be cleared from his record.

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