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Consisting of a chief justice and four associate justices appointed by the governor, the South Dakota Supreme Court is the highest court in the state of South Dakota. Once every other year, the South Dakota Supreme Court holds a session here at the School of Law. This year, the October 2020 term of court will take place from Oct. 5-7 in the USD Knudson School of Law Courtroom.

Case Schedule

Monday

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. RICHARD KEITH ROEDDER

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. JEFFREY AARON STRACQUALURSI

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. JOSE GUADALUPE MIRANDA

JOHN NELSON vs. ESTATE OF GORDON CAMPBELL vs. REDWATER GRAZING ASSOCIATION, INC., a South Dakota Cooperative Grazing District vs. JARED CAPP

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. DAVID JACOB LEE PAULUS

PRESTON MILES vs. SPINK COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

LISA A. TAMMEN and RANDALL R. JURGENS vs. GERRIT A. TRONVOLD and CITY OF PIERRE, a South Dakota Municipal Corporation, and PIERRE VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT, a South Dakota nonprofit corporation, jointly and severally

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STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. CHAD A. RUS

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JOHN KOENIG and KAREN KOENIG vs. DONALD G. LONDON vs. BONITA S. LONDON

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Tuesday

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. HARRY DAVID EVANS

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STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. SEAN LEADER CHARGE

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JODIE M. FRYE-BYINGTON vs. RAPID CITY MEDICAL CENTER, LLP; GARY L. WELSH, M.D.; ROBERT C. BURGESS, M.D.; and MICHAEL C. RAFFERTY, M.D.

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Wednesday

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. JOSHUA DAVID VORTHERMS

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SIERRA CLUB vs. CLAY COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT, TRAVIS MOCKLER and JILL MOCKLER

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STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. CARRIE LYNN OSTBY - STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA vs. DANA OLMSTED

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