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State prevails in Johnson appeal

On Sept. 2, the North Dakota Supreme Court came to a decision on State v. Johnson, unanimously ruling against New Rockford resident Darin A. Johnson after he appealed the decision of an Eddy County jury that found him guilty of terrorizing, a Class C Felony.

Johnson was arrested on Sept. 26, 2019, after threatening Eddy County Sheriff Paul Lies outside the Eddy County Courthouse two days earlie...