SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota Republican activist convicted of breaking state election law has been ordered to pay $500 to two people by a judge who ruled Daniel Willard was being vindictive when he tried to force them to testify.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Supreme Court says the man who won the state's attorney's race in Jerauld County last November is the rightful holder of the office, even though he simultaneously ran for the position in a neighboring county.
BRANDON, S.D. (AP) — Prosecutors say phone, Internet and credit card records connect Daniel Willard to a phone that generated what authorities say were illegal robo-calls attacking South Dakota Republican leaders before the 2012 election.