User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


76° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

Brandon @ Brookings at 7 p.m.
 
 

 

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Politics

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Chief Justice To Address SD Prison Population

January 9, 2013, 1:13 PM by Ben Dunsmoor

Chief Justice To Address SD Prison Population
PIERRE, SD -

The second day of the South Dakota Legislative Session brings yet another address for lawmakers.

The Senate will join the House of Representatives for the State of the Judiciary address which begins at 1:30 p.m.

Chief Justice David Gilbertson of the South Dakota Supreme Court will address the body on different issues facing the current criminal justice system.

One of the top topics will be the criminal justice reform that Governor Dennis Daugaard introduced shortly after his speech Tuesday.  South Dakota is looking at more alternative sentences for inmates and more supervision for offenders who are out in the public in an attempt to stem the skyrocketing prison population in the state.

The governor says if the no reform is done, the state would likely have to build two new prisons in the next ten years.

You can watch the State of the Judiciary on the Live Coverage page of KELOLAND.com when it begins at 1:30 p.m.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





RELATED STORIES


 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View politics

You may also like

SD Dems Want To Know Why Joop Bollen Wasn't Fired

9/18/2014 5:57 PM

Former South Dakota EB-5 administrator Joop Bollen was filing legal documents on behalf of the state when he wasn't supposed to.

Full Story | Watch
Sioux Falls Leaders Learn From ND Boom Town

9/17/2014 5:07 PM

Williston is now working with the state to create a new sales tax that would be split between the city and county.

Full Story | Watch
Committee To Read Rounds, Daugaard Answers On EB-5

9/19/2014 12:54 PM

A legislative committee resumes its probe of the state's involvement in the federal EB-5 investment program next week.

Full Story
DOT: Election Signs Are Banned From Right Of Way

9/16/2014 7:23 PM

The South Dakota Department of Transportation is reminding the public that political campaign and ballot-issue signs can't be placed on state high...

Full Story
Absentee Voting For General Election Opens Friday

9/18/2014 7:01 AM

Absentee voting for the Nov. 4 general election opens Friday in South Dakota.

Full Story


Events