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Grand Forks man sent to prison for 60 years for sex abuse of stepdaughter

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By Stephen J. Lee / Grand Forks Herald

As he has done since being accused nearly two years ago, Justin Yarbro said just before he was sentenced Monday that he didn’t sexually assault his then-stepdaughter in their Grand Forks home for more than a year starting when she was 6.


State District Judge Debbie Kleven listened Friday, then sent Yarbro, 33, to prison for 60 years, explaining he could never repair the damage he did and probably would do it again if free.

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