Courts in South Dakota
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South Dakota's state court system is very simple. At its lowest level are its South Dakota Magistrate's Courts, which hear many types of civil cases, small claims cases, and preliminary hearings in misdemeanor cases. The next level of the South Dakota court system are its Circuit Courts, which hear general civil cases, and those relating to domestic relations, juvenile, real property, torts and contracts. South Dakota's only appeals court is the South Dakota Supreme Court. The South Dakota Unified Judicial System's website, http://www.sdjudicial.com/, provides a great deal of information about South Dakota courts. If you're trying to find information about South Dakota court cases, you can order copies of most South Dakota court documents by mail, or in person at a South Dakota Clerk of Courts office. There is a small charge to run a name search. Information regarding someone's criminal history in South Dakota can also be obtained. See http://www.sdjudicial.com/courtinfo/cricivrecords.aspx for more information. If you're considering representing yourself in a South Dakota court case, there is a 'Guide for Representing Yourself' on the website.
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21, Apr 2014 - Supreme Court Petition To Save The Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial Cross Receives Broad Support
SAN DIEGO, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The States of Texas, Alabama, Alaska, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia, and Wisconsin, The American Legion, Veterans with plaques surrounding the Memorial Cross, including Bronze Star Recipient and Retired U.S. Army ...
21, Apr 2014 - Penny postcards bring SD courthouses back to life
South Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson is a man who loves antiques.
20, Apr 2014 - Proposed western SD uranium mine clears hurdle
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued a license for a proposed uranium mine in western South Dakota's Black Hills, saying a review has concluded that the mine could operate safely.
20, Apr 2014 - Prison video link saves trips to hospital
South Dakota inmates have taken fewer trips to hospital emergency rooms under a system using video cameras to deliver health care inside prison walls.
19, Apr 2014 - South Dakota Attorney General Jackley to run again
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says he will seek re-election this year. Jackley has served as attorney general since September 2009, when then-Gov. Mike Rounds tabbed him to fill a vacancy created when Larry Long was appointed a circuit judge.
19, Apr 2014 - Lawrence, SD Deputy state’s attorney sentenced for 2nd DUI
DEADWOOD — Meade County Deputy State’s Attorney Kenneth Chleborad was sentenced for his second DUI in South Dakota in the past five years at the Lawrence County Courthouse Wednesday morning.
19, Apr 2014 - Hudson, SD Yankton, SD man ordered to have competency analysis before murder trial begins
A man accused of killing his uncle and then leading police on a high speed chase through South Dakota and Iowa, wants to represent himself at trial.
19, Apr 2014 - Brule, SD Drought, old purse solve four-decade mystery
In this photo provided by the South Dakota Attorney Generals Office is Cheryl Miller’s driver’s license that was found in a 1960 Studebaker pulled from a creek near Alcester, S.D. Miller and Pamella Jackson were last seen on May 19, 1971 driving to a gathering with classmates to celebrate the end of the school year.
19, Apr 2014 - Sioux Falls, SD Trial resuming in South Dakota death penalty case
Trial is resuming for a man accused of killing a Sioux Falls hospice nurse as part of a plan to assassinate President Barack Obama.
17, Apr 2014 - SD jailer set for September trial on rape charge
A South Dakota jailer accused of raping a female inmate is scheduled to stand trial in early September.
17, Apr 2014 - Pierre, SD 2nd appeal denied in Pierre teen shooting case
The South Dakota Supreme Court has denied an appeal from lawyers representing a 17-year-old Pierre boy accused of murder.
17, Apr 2014 - Brule, SD Dirty creek, old purse solve four-decade mystery
(AP Photo/South Dakota Attorney Generals Office). In this September 2013 photo provided by the South Dakota Attorney Generals Office a 1960 Studebaker lies upside-down where it was found by a fisherman in Brule Creek near Alcester, S.D.
17, Apr 2014 - South Dakota jailer set for September trial on rape charge
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - A South Dakota jailer accused of raping a female inmate is scheduled to stand trial in early September. Judge Robert Mandel reserved September 2-4 for the trial of 30-year-old Anthony Peet, of Oral.
17, Apr 2014 - Brule, SD Dirty creek, old purse solve four-decade mystery - NBC40.net
(AP Photo/South Dakota Attorney Generals Office). In this September 2013 photo provided by the South Dakota Attorney Generals Office a 1960 Studebaker lies upside-down where it was found by a fisherman in Brule Creek near Alcester, S.D.
05, Apr 2014 - USD School of Law welcomes South Dakota Supreme Court for March 2014 Term of Court
The South Dakota Supreme Court will be in session for three days at the University of South Dakota School of Law, March 24-26. The justices – all graduates of the USD School of Law – will hear nine oral arguments during the three-day March Term of Court at the law … Read Article → The post USD School of Law welcomes South Dakota Supreme Court for March 2014 Term of Court appeared first on ...
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