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Dru Sjodin

June 16, 2019
University of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin was abducted and killed in 2003. Forum News Service file photo
Appeals for Sjodin killer Rodriguez could last another decade
June 16, 2019 - 7:20am
February 9, 2019
Dru Sjodin's mother, Linda Walker, right, talks about a court hearing for convicted killer Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. in 2013 outside the federal courthouse in Fargo.  At left are Sjodin's father, Allan Sjodin, and Linda Sjodin. Forum file photo
Lengthy hearing for killer of UND student underscores seemingly endless nature of death-row appeals
February 9, 2019 - 2:56pm
February 7, 2019
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Forum file photo
Focus shifts to victim as killer's appeal hearing enters final days
February 7, 2019 - 7:45pm
Dru Sjodin's mother, Linda Walker, right, talks about a court hearing for convicted killer Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. in 2013 outside the federal courthouse in Fargo.  At left are Sjodin's father, Allan Sjodin, and Linda Sjodin. Forum file photo
Mental health hearing concludes, now it's up to a judge to decide if killer should be killed
February 7, 2019 - 5:16pm
Other Opinion: Hoping new appeal fails for Rodriguez
February 7, 2019 - 9:42am
February 5, 2019
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Forum file photo
Witness says killer's planning undermines intellectual disability claim
February 5, 2019 - 6:07pm
February 4, 2019
Dru Sjodin was abducted outside a Grand Forks mall and killed in 2003.
With IQ an issue during appeal of death sentence, prosecutors quote killer on God, hiding body, cable news
February 4, 2019 - 6:59pm
February 1, 2019
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Forum file photo
Reading habits cast doubt on intellectual disability claim for killer of UND student
February 1, 2019 - 5:29pm
January 31, 2019
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Forum file photo
Prosecutors question methodology of determining killer’s IQ: Rodriguez appealing death sentence for 2003 murder of UND student
January 31, 2019 - 6:21pm
January 30, 2019
University of North Dakota student Dru Sjodin was abducted and killed in 2003. Forum News Service file photo
Psychologist: IQ, lack of coping skills support diagnosis of mental disability for killer of UND student
January 30, 2019 - 7:44pm
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Forum file photo
Psychologist: IQ, lack of coping skills support diagnosis of mental disability for man convicted of 2003 kidnapping, murder of Dru Sjodin
January 30, 2019 - 6:24pm
January 29, 2019
Dru Sjodin's homecoming queen crown from Pequot Lakes, Minn., from 1999 rests among a bouquet of flowers atop her casket before her funeral. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Conflicting images emerge of Minnesota man convicted of 2003 kidnapping and murder of UND student
January 29, 2019 - 7:37pm
January 28, 2019
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Forum file photo
Former attorney for killer of UND student says IQ tests no longer main factor in mental competency
January 28, 2019 - 6:26pm
December 6, 2018
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. listens at his bail hearing on a kidnapping charge in Northeast Central District Court in Grand Forks on Dec. 4, 2003. Forum file photo
Judge denies prosecution request to bar expert testimony from upcoming Rodriguez hearing
December 6, 2018 - 2:37pm
November 18, 2018
Dru's Homecoming Queen crown from 1999 rests among a bouquet of flowers atop her casket in the Grand View Lodge before her funeral. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
15 years later, memory of Dru Sjodin lives on
November 18, 2018 - 6:01am
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