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Grand Forks couple sentenced for adoption fraud

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A Grand Forks couple accused of adoption fraud have each been ordered to serve three years of probation.

Amy Petrick, who pleaded guilty to mail fraud and to making false claims, was sentenced today in Fargo's federal court.


While on probation, Petrick must serve six months in a community correctional center and six months on electronic home monitoring. She can also receive credit for time spent at an inpatient mental-health facility.

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