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South Dakota governor signs bill banning gender-affirming care for minors

JURIST

South Dakota Republican Governor Kristi Noem signed a bill Monday banning both surgical and non-surgical gender-affirming treatments for minor patients. I will always stand up for the next generation of South Dakotans.” The bill , HB 1080, is set to go into effect on July 31, 2023.

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Federal judge blocks South Dakota abortion pill order

JURIST

A judge for the US District for the District South Dakota Wednesday blocked an executive order that would have restricted medication abortions. The post Federal judge blocks South Dakota abortion pill order appeared first on JURIST - News. And public policy favors granting a temporary injunction.

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South Dakota hotel refused service to Native American group in violation of Civil Right Act, lawsuit alleges

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The US Department of Justice (DOJ) Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the Retsel Corporation in South Dakota, alleging the company discriminates based on race in violation of Title II of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Retsel Corporation owns the Grand Gateway Hotel and Cheers Sports Lounge and Casino in Rapid City, South Dakota.

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US federal judge rules that Sioux tribes in South Dakota have standing in voting rights lawsuit

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US District Judge Lawrence Piersol ruled Tuesday that two South Dakota Sioux tribes have standing in a lawsuit against South Dakota over alleged National Voter Registration Act of 1993 (NVRA) violations. The case is in the US District Court for the District of South Dakota Western Division.

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Supreme Court of South Dakota Adopts the Silent Witness Theory of Authentication

EvidenceProf Blog

Similar to its federal counterpart, South Dakota Rule of Evidence 19-19-901(b)(9) provides that The following are examples only--not a complete list--of evidence that satisfies the [authentication] requirement: (9) Evidence about a process or system. Evidence describing a process or system.

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Indigenous-led group sues South Dakota hotel owner over pledge to ban Native Americans

JURIST

Indigenous-led group NDN Collective announced Wednesday that it had filed a lawsuit in South Dakota federal court against a local hotel operator after she pledged on social media to ban Native Americans from the hotel. “We need to be clear.

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South Dakota Looks Like It Might Be The Next State Asked To Explain Its Stupid Vanity Plate Laws To A Federal Court

Above The Law

From the wow-no-HLDMYBR-allowed-in-a-state-with-this-many-DUIs dept The post South Dakota Looks Like It Might Be The Next State Asked To Explain Its Stupid Vanity Plate Laws To A Federal Court appeared first on Above the Law.

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