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May 16, 2018
Laura Gaarsland sits in her family’s Fargo home on Monday, May 14, 2018. The 33-year-old mother of four will graduate from the East Central Judicial District Drug Court this week, three years after her husband, Joey, died following a beating outside a Fargo bar. Ann Arbor Miller / The Forum
'I refused to quit fighting': Fargo woman celebrates recovery milestone three years after husband's death in bar fight
May 16, 2018 - 12:56pm
January 17, 2017
Scott Moen listens Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Cass County District Court during his sentencing for his role in the beating death of Joey Gaarsland. Dave Wallis / The Forumplay button
Judge exceeds prosecution's recommendation, gives 20-year sentence in Fargo beating death
January 17, 2017 - 11:06am
October 31, 2016
 Jessy Olson speaks to his attorney, Patrick Rosenquist, after his sentencing Monday, Oct. 31, 2016, in Cass County District Court for his part in the fatal beating of Joey Gaarsland. David Samson / The Forum
Second defendant sentenced in Fargo beating death, gets 20 years
October 31, 2016 - 2:07pm
September 27, 2016
Jason Oien appears Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, in Cass County District Court in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
In last-minute guilty plea, fourth defendant in slaying outside Fargo bar avoids trial
September 27, 2016 - 1:10pm
September 26, 2016
In this file photo, Jason Oien appears Sept. 9, 2015, in Cass County District Court in Fargo.  Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Defense in Oien murder case wants testimony from witnesses tossed out
September 26, 2016 - 3:51pm
September 19, 2016
Jason Oien appears Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, in Cass County District Court in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editorplay button
Potential complications loom as Fargo murder case heads for trial
September 19, 2016 - 4:15pm
June 6, 2016
Jason Oien appears Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, in Cass County District Court in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
New trial date set in Fargo murder case
June 6, 2016 - 2:37pm
May 10, 2016
The murder trial for Jason Wayne Oien, originally set to begin on Tuesday, June 21, will likely be delayed because he has a new attorney. Forum file photo.
Fargo murder suspect gets new attorney; trial date to be pushed back
May 10, 2016 - 3:42pm
Laura Gaarsland, the widow of Joey Gaarsland who was fatally beaten outside of Rick’s Bar earlier this year, answers whether she recognizes people in photographs for Jason Oien's defense attorney Ross Brandborg during a hearing Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, in District Court in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Widow of Fargo beating victim talks in court after judge's order
December 10, 2015 - 10:31pm
November 27, 2015
Scott Moen enters a quilty plea in Cass County Court Friday, Nov.27, 2015, for his involvement in the murder of Joey Gaarsland during a fight at Rick's Bar. David Samson / The Forum
Wife calls guilty plea from one of four charged in beating death of husband a 'relief'
November 27, 2015 - 12:48pm
September 9, 2015
Jason Oien appears Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, in Cass County District Court in Fargo. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Murder trial set for November in Fargo bar beating
September 9, 2015 - 8:08pm
August 26, 2015
Nicholas Morris appears in court Thursday, July 23, 2015, during a preliminary hearing in Cass County District Court in connection with a fatal beating or Joey Gaarsland outside a bar in May.Dave Wallis / The Forum
Murder cases moving forward for all 4 defendants in fatal bar beating in Fargo
August 26, 2015 - 7:24pm
May 29, 2015
Laura Gaarsland talks about her husband, Joey Gaarsland, who died after he was allegedly beaten by four men outside of Rick's Bar on May 17.
Carrie Snyder / The Forumplay button
Widow of beating victim 'living in a nightmare'
May 29, 2015 - 6:00am
May 22, 2015
Joey Gaarsland was the victim of an assault outside of Rick's Bar in Fargo on May 17, 2015, police say. Special to The Forumplay button
Father of five dies after 'senseless' attack outside Fargo bar
May 22, 2015 - 9:56am
May 21, 2015
Nicholas Charles Morris, left, and Jason Wayne Oien
Two more arrested in connection with alleged bar assault
May 21, 2015 - 2:47pm
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