30, Sep 2014 - Book tells of fights over South Dakota courthouse locations
PIERRE - A former South Dakota judge has written a book about the history and architecture of the state's justice buildings. "County Capitols: The Courthouses of South Dakota" by Arthur Rusch will be released at the South Dakota Festival of Books on Friday in Sioux Falls.
29, Sep 2014 - Minnehaha, SD James McVay commits suicide in prison cell
Sioux Falls - State prison inmate James McVay has died as the result of a suicide, according to officials at the South Dakota State Penitentiary. McVay, 44, was found hanging in his cell in the Jameson Annex of the penitentiary sometime between Wednesday night and Thursday morning.
29, Sep 2014 - South Dakota Supreme Court to meet in Sioux Falls in Oct.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - The South Dakota Supreme Court will hold its October session in Sioux Falls as part of ongoing effort to move some hearings out of Pierre.
29, Sep 2014 - Clearing criminal record not easy in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The case against Brandon Taliaferro was so weak that a judge concluded the jury didn't need to bother deliberating.
29, Sep 2014 - Minnehaha, SD SD prison inmate charged with killing cellmate
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota inmate serving a 75-year sentence on rape and sexual contact charges involving children was indicted Thursday on allegations that he killed his cellmate at the
29, Sep 2014 - Minnehaha, SD Inmate hangs himself in SD state prison
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota inmate sentenced to death for killing a woman as part of what he said was a plot to assassinate the
27, Sep 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
27, Sep 2014 - Judge rules against Libertarian in PUC ballot spat
SIOUX FALLS - A federal judge has ruled against the South Dakota Libertarian Party's attempt to get its Public Utilities Commission candidate on the November general election ballot.
04, Apr 2014 - Sioux Falls, SD Prosecution rests in SD death penalty trial
The prosecution has rested in the death penalty trial of a man who killed a South Dakota hospice nurse in her Sioux Falls home.
04, Apr 2014 - Butte, SD SD man gets 40 months in prison in assault case
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Federal authorities say a central South Dakota man has been sentenced to 40 months in prison for an assault conviction. The U.S. Attorney in Sioux Falls on Thursday announced the sentence of 19-year-old Joseph Anthony Little Star. The Eagle Butte man was also ...
03, Apr 2014 - Jury to weigh death penalty in carjack killing - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Spo
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A man who could face the death penalty for killing a South Dakota hospice nurse as part of a plan to assassinate President Barack Obama has a history of mental illness and his life should be spared, his attorney argued Wednesday.
02, Apr 2014 - Jury to weigh death penalty in carjack killing
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — An attorney says a South Dakota man who could face the death penalty for killing a woman as part of a plan to assassinate President Barack Obama has a history of mental illness and his life should be spared.
01, Apr 2014 - Day, SD Inmates care for Sioux Falls Area Humane Society puppies
Sioux Falls prison inmates are caring for a special group of orphaned puppies. The Paroled Pups Program at the South Dakota State Penitentiary is giving inmates a chance to work with and train a group of puppies, which will later be adopted.
29, Aug 2012 - Sioux Falls, SD Victim's mom raises funds to watch killer's execution
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A woman whose 9-year-old daughter was kidnapped, raped and slashed to death in South Dakota 22 years ago is trying to raise money so she can attend the convicted killer's execution.