Attorney General Drew Wrigley has withdrawn oversight of the state’s criminal bureau

NORTH DAKOTA (KXNET) – On Wednesday, North Dakota Attorney General Drew Wrigley continued to present his $85 million budget for state lawmakers. But now Wrigley says he’s pulling back from a plan to request control over the state’s crime bureau. Instead, Wrigley is now asking for the lab in Bismarck to appoint a director of … Read more

Lawyer: Gun used by student who shot teacher ‘protected’

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) – The family of a 6-year-old boy who shot and wounded his teacher in Virginia on Thursday said the gun he used was “safe.” The family’s statement given by a lawyer did not detail where exactly the 9mm gun was placed. The family has not been identified. “Our family has always … Read more

Lawyer: 6-year-old who shot teacher ‘totally disabled’

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) – The family of a 6-year-old boy shot and wounded his teacher in Virginia said Thursday that the child suffered from “a disabling illness” and that one of his parents had been with him in class during the week of the shooting. On Thursday, the hospital that treated the teacher, who passed … Read more