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  • Lawsuit settled, Sioux Manufacturing Corp focuses again its armor production

    By Dave Kolpack
    Fort Totten, North Dakota (AP)

    Eighteen months after settling a contentious legal battle that challenged the quality of its products, an American Indian-owned company that makes protective gear for soldiers says it’s done playing defense.

    Sioux Manufacturing Corp. says it has successfully completed an independent audit and bought $2 million worth of new equipment, steps aimed at repairing the damage to its image caused by the lawsuit and expanding its nonmilitary business.

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