BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) _ The cases of two Bismarck men accused of attempting to solicit teens for sex earlier this year have been moved to federal court.
28-year-old Aaron Masser and 44-year-old Daniel Lawrence were charged in August in district court with luring minors by computer. Both cases were dismissed earlier this month, and the two men were indicted in federal court on November 7th for attempted coercion or enticement of a minor. Magistrate Judge Charles Miller ordered both of them held in jail pending trial.
Masser's trial is scheduled for January 15th, and Lawrence's is scheduled for January 22nd.