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Punctuation helps Sioux Falls newspaper win lawsuit over access to court records

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Legal Newsline) – The Supreme Court of the State of South Dakota ruled in favor of a newspaper in its case against the city of Sioux Falls on Sept. 20.

Fired by sister-in-law, brother gets second shot at severance pay lawsuit

PIERRE, S.D. (Legal Newsline) – The South Dakota Supreme Court has granted a man the chance to prove he had an agreement with his terminally ill brother that included a $100,000 severance payment if he was fired by his sister-in-law.

Wells Fargo wants plaintiffs in class action over sales practices to submit claims to arbitration

The bank filed its motion to compel and a 16-page memorandum in support in the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah, Central Division, Nov. 23.

Class counsel seek $9 million in fees, expenses for Wells Fargo class action settlement

The attorneys also are seeking an incentive award of $15,000 for the named plaintiff.

South Dakota high court upholds attorney general's ballot explanation

PIERRE, South Dakota (Legal Newsline) — South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley has announced that the state’s Supreme Court upheld his ballot explanation for Initiated Measure 21, which limited the amount of interest certain money lenders can charge on loans at 36 percent.

South Dakota hospital to pay back Medicaid money

South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley reached a settlement on Wednesday with Avera Gregory Hospital regarding Medicaid claims that involved errors.

S.D.'s electronic data sharing curbs illegal Pseudoephedrine sales

South Dakota's electronic data sharing to curb the unauthorized sale of Pseudoephedrine products has been online for three months and Attorney General Marty J. Jackley said on Monday that it's working as planned.

S.D. AG issues warning about paving, roofing scams

PIERRE, S.D. (Legal Newsline) - South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley warned South Dakota consumers Friday about transient roofing and paving scams that are targeting state residents.

Jackley set to be new South Dakota attorney general

Marty Jackley PIERRE, S.D. (Legal Newsline) - On Friday at noon, Marty Jackley, will be sworn in as the 30th attorney general of the state of South Dakota.