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Grand Forks police investigated possible drugging of former UND President Tom Clifford less than a month before his death

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GRAND FORKS - As former UND President Thomas J. Clifford lay dying in his Reeves Drive home last month, a Jan. 17 incident involving members of his blended family brought police into the house amid allegations that someone may have tried to hasten his passing.


Police conducted an investigation and, on Jan. 21, submitted a 70-page request for "review for charges" to the Grand Forks County state's attorney's office.

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