Committee Wraps Up Hearings

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Committee Wraps Up Hearings

The Domestic Abuse Study Committee of the South Dakota Legislature holds their final scheduled meeting of the summer interim in Pierre. The committee has held several field hearings around the state to hear from people affected by domestic violence, and the laws directed toward it. Representative Mike Stevens of Yankton is Committee Vice Chair…

Stevens, a long time lawyer, says he has learned a lot about the issue during the process…

Stevens says it may take some time to come up with good legislation…

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