25, Nov 2014 - Mpls attorney Josh Newville leads gay marriage fight in Dakotas, says law trumps public opinion
The attorney trying to bring marriage equality to North and South Dakota is actually based in Minneapolis, and he scored a significant victory in federal court last week.
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
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.
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 - 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 ...
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."