30, Oct 2014 - Fed judge overturns South Dakota murder conviction
A federal judge has dismissed the murder conviction of a South Dakota man in a case in which the victim died nearly two years after being beaten.
30, Oct 2014 - DOJ wants local man to stop selling laser medical devices
The Department of Justice is seeking a federal injunction to stop a retired Rapid City dentist from selling low-level laser devices for home use. The complaint was filed in U.S. District Court for the District of South Dakota.
30, Oct 2014 - Brule, SD SD man who set tribal building on fire sentenced
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A central South Dakota man has been sentenced to prison for setting a tribal building on fire.
30, Oct 2014 - Brule, SD South Dakota man who set tribal building on fire sentenced
Editors Note APNewsNow. RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) _ A central South Dakota man has been sentenced to prison for setting a tribal building on fire.
30, Oct 2014 - Lame Deer murder trial set to start Monday for one defendant
A jury trial for a South Dakota woman accused in the murder last year of a Lame Deer woman, whose body was found in a ditch near the rodeo grounds, is set to begin in U.S. District Court in Billings on Monday. A co-defendant is expected to admit charges on Friday.
29, Oct 2014 - Man gets 51 months for minor sex abuse
A federal judge sentenced McLaughlin, South Dakota, man Peter Spotted Horse, 60, to 51 months in prison for sexually abusing a minor.
29, Oct 2014 - Man sentenced for pushing woman out Chicago window
A South Dakota man has been sentenced to 27 years in prison for pushing a woman out of a third-story window in Chicago and killing her. The Chicago Sun-Times reports 31-year-old Daniel Neasom was sentenced Thursday in Cook County court for the death of 39-year-old Cynthia Barnes.
29, Oct 2014 - South Dakota man sentenced for child sex abuse
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say a South Dakota man has been sentenced in federal court in North Dakota for abusive sexual contact with a minor.
28, Oct 2014 - Roberts, SD Execution Date Requested for State Prison Inmate
South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley is asking court officials to set an execution date for a man involved in killing a state prison guard over 3 years ago.
28, Oct 2014 - S.D. gay marriage ban headed to court
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A federal judge could decide today whether to dismiss a lawsuit challenging South Dakota's ban on gay marriage, with attorneys for both sides expected to argue their case as similar
28, Oct 2014 - Walworth, SD Former pastor pleads not guilty to 2008 sex crime
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A former South Dakota pastor and educator accused of having sexual contact with a minor six years ago has pleaded not guilty.
28, Oct 2014 - Judge hears argument on SD gay marriage lawsuit
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A lawsuit challenging South Dakota's ban on gay marriage should be dismissed because a regional appeals court already ruled on the issue eight years ago, a lawyer for the stat
28, Oct 2014 - Legal battle over same-sex marriage in South Dakota
A federal judge heard arguments on South Dakota's request to throw out a lawsuit challenging its ban on gay marriage but will file her decision later.
27, Oct 2014 - Former official: Little oversight of visa program
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A court deposition by the former leader of South Dakota's investment-for-green card program said there was little state oversight of the program, which has become an issue in
27, Oct 2014 - Jackson, SD Mental health crisis part 2: Jails strained by rising costs and psychiatric needs
Editor's note: This is part two of a three-part series on how South Dakota incarcerates mentally ill patients its jails.