29, Mar 2015 - South Dakota AG reacts to ruling to block immigration order
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says it's time for a "meaningful discussion" about immigration reform in Washington following a federal court ruling that blocks an executive order on immigration. A federal judge in Texas temporarily blocked executive orders Tuesday that would have shielded from deportation ...
28, Mar 2015 - South Dakota's US attorney resigns to join national law firm that also hired ND's prosecuto
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — South Dakota's top federal prosecutor is joining his North Dakota counterpart in leaving those posts and opening local offices for a large law firm known for winning big settlements in high-profile litigation.
27, Mar 2015 - Federal Court Agrees to Hear Arguments Defending Gay Marriage Bans
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A federal appeals court has agreed to hear arguments this spring from three more states defending gay marriage bans. The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday granted a request to consider an appeal from South Dakota at an expedited pace.
12, Oct 2014 - State says defense of marriage ban unchanged
PIERRE - The state attorney general says South Dakota will continue to defend its constitutional ban on same-sex marriage despite a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to not hear the issue.
12, Oct 2014 - U.S. Magistrate Judge
United States District Court District of South Dakota Office of the Clerk Room 128, Federal Building 400 S. Phillips Ave. Sioux Falls, SD 57104-6851 Joseph A. Haas Clerk of Court (605) 330-6600
04, Apr 2014 - Judges balk at court order on ICWA
RAPID CITY - Five state court judges in South Dakota are refusing to comply with a Federal court’s order to instruct court reporters to turn over transcripts from hearings regarding the taking of Native American children.
02, Apr 2014 - SD federal court ranks among most productive in US
South Dakota has been ranked second in the nation for the number of federal criminal jury trials handled by district judges in active status.
02, Apr 2014 - SD man convicted of multiple rapes re-sentenced
A South Dakota man convicted of multiple rapes over several years has been re-sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison.
01, Apr 2014 - Judge won't dismiss 'pink slime' defamation suit
ELK POINT, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota judge on Thursday refused to throw out a defamation lawsuit against ABC related to its coverage of a meat product called lean, finely textured beef, which critics have dubbed "pink slime."
01, Apr 2014 - South Dakota judge won't dismiss Beef Products' $1.2B 'pink slime' defamation suit
ELK POINT, S.D. - A South Dakota judge on Thursday refused to throw out a defamation lawsuit against ABC related to its coverage of a meat product called lean, finely textured beef, which critics have ...