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SD Supreme Court: Avoiding DUI checkpoint doesn’t justify stop

April 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) A driver’s avoidance of a sobriety checkpoint does not by itself give police sufficient reason to stop a vehicle and check whether the driver is intoxicated, the South Dakota Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
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Sturgis police seize 59 pounds of pot

December 21, 2011 in The Daily Republic

RAPID CITY (AP) A traffic stop in Sturgis led to the arrests of two men and the seizure of 59 pounds of marijuana, making it one of the largest drug busts in the city’s history, a state’s attorney said.
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Driving without liability insurance can have expensive consequences

December 17, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

A little slip of paper or lack there of can change a life. Having proof of insurance is necessary if you want to drive in North Dakota. Not having it at a traffic stop can have harsh consequences. Continue Reading