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Domestic Abuse Committee Meetings Set

The Domestic Abuse Study Committee of the South Dakota legislature will hold public hearings around the state next week. Committee vice chair Representative Mike Stevens of Yankton says they want to hear from people that dealing with those situations and laws…

Stevens says legislators can be disconnected from the effects of the laws that are passed…

Stevens says they have learned that domestic abuse enforcement and treatment can be complicated…Do

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