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Legislative Plan to Add Human Traffickers to Sex Offender List Advances

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota legislative panel has approved a proposal that would require convicted human traffickers to register as sex offenders. The state Senate Judiciary Committee voted Thursday to send the measure to the chamber’s floor. Attorney General Marty Jackley says that first-degree human trafficking of minors and second-degree human trafficking...
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Rounds Tapped to Head Panel with Regulatory Oversight

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds’ spot on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee has turned into a leadership position on one of the sub-panels organized under the committee. Round’s office announced Wednesday that South Dakota’s junior senator will chair the Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Management and Regulatory Oversight....
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Two Re-Elected to South Dakota Board of Pardons and Paroles

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A Sisseton lawyer has been re-elected as chairwoman of the South Dakota Board of Pardons and Paroles Kay Nikolas is a former Roberts County state’s attorney. Chief Justice David Gilbertson appointed her to the board in 2009. Mark Smith, of Pierre, was re-elected to serve as vice-chairman. He was...
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FPDC to Meet for Annual Gathering Thursday Evening

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Development Corporation will hold its annual meeting tomorrow. The meeting of the organization’s members will take place at the Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center. FPDC Executive Director Dave Bonde says after hors d’oeuvres at 6:30, the group will hold a program and meeting at...
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