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04 27, 2018

Attorney General Jackley Joins 20-State Injunction Against Obamacare

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that South Dakota has joined a 20-state coalition in a motion seeking a preliminary injunction against the federal government’s Affordable Care Act (ACA).

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04 26, 2018

Marshall County Man Sentenced in Sexual Abuse Case

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that Luis Alberto Maaz, 26, Britton, was sentenced earlier this week for 4th degree rape and solicitation of a minor, and was sentenced to 10 years with 5 suspended on each count.

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04 25, 2018

Preliminary Investigation Results Released in Alleged Breach in Sioux Falls Mayoral Race

The Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office and the Division of Criminal Investigation today released preliminary investigation results in the alleged breach of a Sioux Falls Mayoral candidate’s internet accounts and social media platforms.

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04 25, 2018

Day County Jury Returns Guilty Verdict in Grand Theft Case Involving Elderly Man

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that a Day County jury has found Gary Podzimek, 59, Bristol, guilty of one count of grand theft by deception, one count of attempted grand theft by deception, one count of deceptive act or practice, four counts of making a false or fraudulent sale tax return, one count of failure to pay sales tax two or more times in a twelve month period and two counts of failure to pay sales tax.

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04 23, 2018

State Penitentiary Inmate Sentenced in Assault Case

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that State Penitentiary inmate Wade Myers Standing Bear Jr., 26, was sentenced today for simple assault against a law enforcement officer.

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04 19, 2018

South Dakota Supreme Court Upholds Constitutionality in Miller Conviction in Death of his 4 month-old Son

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the South Dakota Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of Chris A. Miller’s conviction for the death of his 4 month-old son Jacob Miller.

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04 17, 2018

Attorney General Marty Jackley Issues Statement on Oral Arguments in Tax Fairness Case

Attorney General Marty Jackley issues the following statement after oral arguments were heard this morning by the United States Supreme Court in South Dakota’s challenge to Quill decision in tax fairness case.

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04 16, 2018

Tomorrow South Dakota Makes History

A fight for main street retailers that began in the Legislature will see its final round Tuesday as Attorney General Marty Jackley prepares to represent South Dakota before the United States Supreme Court.

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04 13, 2018

Attorney General Jackley’s Elder Abuse & Financial Exploitation Subdivision Quarterly Update

PIERRE, S.D. – Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms today that his Elder Abuse & Financial Exploitation Subdivision continues to receive a good number of referrals since its inception in 2016.

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04 12, 2018

Attorney General Jackley Statement on President Trump Signing of the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced that President Trump has signed H.R. 1865, the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017 (FOSTA).

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04 11, 2018

Joint Law Enforcement Effort Results in $445,220 Cash Seizure

Attorney General Marty Jackley and Yankton County Sheriff Jim Vlahakis announced today that as a result of a previous investigation, law enforcement has seized an additional $445,220 in an ongoing fentanyl distribution case.

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04 10, 2018

State Penitentiary Inmate Sentenced for Possession of Weapon

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that State Penitentiary inmate Donald Warren Hayes, pled guilty today to one count of possession of a weapon by an inmate.

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04 09, 2018

Office of Attorney General Provides Evidence to Refute Inmate Claims of Alleged Unlawful Subpoenas

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that additional evidence will be provided in Matthew Kurtenbach vs. South Dakota Attorney General.

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04 09, 2018

Attorney General Jackley Files Final Reply Brief in United States Supreme Court Tax Fairness Case

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirmed today that the State of South Dakota has filed its final Reply Brief in State of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Overstock and Newegg.

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04 06, 2018

Attorney General Jackley Touts Milestones Reached in 24/7 Sobriety Program

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the State of South Dakota is continuing its ongoing success of the 24/7 Sobriety Program.

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04 06, 2018

Attorney General Jackley Joins Nationwide Commemoration of Crime Victims’ Rights Week

Attorney General Marty Jackley would like to remind South Dakotans that next week is National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.

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04 03, 2018

8th Circuit Court of Appeals Reverses Inmate’s Challenge to Penitentiary Pornography Policy

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the United States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit reversed Charles Sisney’s challenge to the South Dakota State Penitentiary’s pornography policy.

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