Deputy: Man on trial for attempted murder attacked prison guards
Published 06/05/2009, Grand Forks Herald
As jurors walked into the Steele County courtroom to submit their verdict Friday afternoon, Darin Dahl was shackled with chains and dressed in an orange prisoner’s jumpsuit. He wore what’s known as a “spit mask” — black, see-through netting covering his entire head and an elastic garment covering his mouth. He sat in the courtroom’s center aisle, out of reach of everyone except two burly deputies who stood at his back.Word count: 1044
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