Judge dismisses defense motions -- Virginia Briard trial set for September
A trial has been set for Sept. 22 in Becker County District Court for Virginia Juanita Briard, 63, of 38501 County Road 56, Frazee, after a judge rejected defense motions to dismiss six felony counts of contempt of court.
She is accused of going on the run to avoid testifying, and was charged with one count for each day in December she failed to appear at the criminal sexual conduct trial of her husband, Robert Briard.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.