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Special FNS Photo by Kevin Cederstrom Craig Cobb stands outside the probation office in Bismarck after his sentencing Tuesday at the Burleigh County Courthouse.

White supremacist Cobb to be released on probation


BISMARCK – A white supremacist accused of terrorizing people in the small North Dakota town of Leith will serve four years of supervised probation but no additional jail time, a sentence one of his victims called “a failure of justice.”

A judge Tuesday accepted a plea agreement in the case against Craig Cobb that doesn’t require Cobb to spend more time in jail.

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Mike Nowatzki
Mike Nowatzki reports for Forum News Service. He can be reached at (701) 255-5607.