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Christopher Vondracek

Christopher Vondracek

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S. Dakota Judge Sends ‘Alienation of Affection’ Case to Trial

While most states have done away with an archaic marriage protection tort hearkening back to the days when women were their husband's property, that hasn't stopped a South Dakota federal judge from sending the state's latest "alienation of affection" case to jury trial.

Supreme Court Takes Up Online Sales Tax Fight

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Friday to take up a case determining whether internet retailers need to pay sales tax to the state governments wherein their customers reside.

South Dakota Legislators Mull Over Opioid Crisis

Although meth remains the primary drug-related health crisis in South Dakota, legislators on the Health & Human Services house committee on Thursday morning focused their attention on opioid use in the state.