27, Nov 2014 - Berget slated for May execution in guard killing
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The second of two men who killed a South Dakota prison guard is scheduled to die by lethal injection in May, though it could be delayed with an appeal.
25, Nov 2014 - South Dakota man gets 30 years in daughter's death
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man convicted of killing his 2-year-old daughter by punching her in the head has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
12, Oct 2014 - SD Supreme Court begins Oct. term in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court has begun its October term by hearing arguments at the University of Sioux Falls.
12, Oct 2014 - South Dakota Supreme Court hears Oakley Engesser case
Monday, South Dakota Supreme Court Justices met for the first of three days of hearings at the University of Sioux Falls. One of the many cases involves a man who claims he was wrongly convicted for a deadly crash in 2000.
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
11, Oct 2014 - SD Supreme Court to hear arguments in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court will begin its October court term at the University of Sioux Falls Monday.
11, Oct 2014 - South Dakota Supreme Court hears Canton assault appeal
The South Dakota Supreme Court began three days of hearing court cases at the University of Sioux Falls today. One of the cases deals with an aggravated assault conviction in Canton and if "assault" is determined by the act or the result of the act.
10, Oct 2014 - Sioux Falls, SD 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.
10, Oct 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.
09, Oct 2014 - South Dakota Supreme Court to hear appeal of Minnesota man's 261-year prison sentence
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The South Dakota Supreme Court is going to hear the appeal of a Minnesota man who was 16 when he was involved in the death of taxi cab driver in Pierre almost 20 years ago.
08, Oct 2014 - NASCAR driver wants to move lawsuit out of South Dakota
The South Dakota Supreme Court met for its second day of oral arguments, Tuesday, in Sioux Falls. One case faces NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer against Klock Werks Kustom Cycles in Mitchell and the allegations the driver failed to pay more than $30,000 for the work on his Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
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 ...
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.
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.