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Gov. Daugaard Appoints Jeffrey Connolly As Seventh Circuit Judge

PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today that he will appoint Jeffrey Connolly of Rapid City as a circuit court judge in South Dakota’s Seventh Circuit Court.

“Jeff is an outstanding attorney and will be an excellent circuit judge,” said Gov. Daugaard. “I thank him for leaving his private practice to serve the public in this important role.” Connolly will succeed Judge Wally Eklund, who is retiring at the end of the year.

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Gov. Daugaard Appoints GPNA's David Lust to State House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, November 14, 2016
CONTACT: Tony Venhuizen or Kelsey Pritchard, 605-773-3212

Gov. Daugaard To Appoint David Lust To District 34 State House Seat
PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard confirmed today that he will appoint Rep. David Lust of Rapid City to fill a vacant seat in the state House representing District 34.

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Goetzinger speaks at Regional and National Events

GPNA attorney Patrick G. Goetzinger participated in the Fall Meeting of the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel (ACTEC) in Charleston, SC, October 19-23. Goetzinger is State Chair of the SD ACTEC Fellows.

Additionally, Patrick Goetzinger spoke on South Dakota Trust law and SD’s version of the Community Property Trust at the Minneapolis Club in October 2016 for an event co-hosted by Alliance Bernstein Financial Advisors and First Lawyers Trust Company.