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Burgum appoints Shockman Southeast District judge

Governor Doug Burgum appointed LaMoure County State’s Attorney James Shockman to an open judgeship in the Southeast Judicial District.

Shockman has served as LaMoure County state’s attorney since January 2019 and has owned and operated a private law firm in LaMoure since 2015, practicing and litigating in general civil matters. As state’s attorney, he is the LaMoure County’s lead prosecutor and al...