December 11, 2023

Circuit Court

The Circuit Court Judge serving Fall River and Oglala Lakota Counties is a judge of the Seventh Judicial Circuit. The Seventh Circuit judges rotate on an annual basis, serving Jan 1-Dec 31. The judge for 2023 is Connolly.

Circuit Court Schedule for 2023 (dates are subject to change; if you have a court appointment, you should always verify the date and time with the Clerk of Courts office, 605-745-5131):

JAN 6th 20th
FEB 3rd
MAR 3rd 17th 31st
APR 14th 28th
MAY 12th 26th
JUN 9th 23rd
JUL 7th 21st
AUG 4th 18th 25th
SEP 8th 22nd
OCT 6th 20th
NOV 3rd 17th
DEC 1st 15th 29th

*Updated 4/13/2023

Parking: There are two parking lots for the courthouse: to the north of the courthouse, next to the jail; or the paved lot across the street.  Do not park in the gravel parking lot across the street as this parking lot is for the Braun Hotel business only and vehicles may be towed.

You are reminded when entering the courthouse that you may be screened.  Additionally, it is illegal to bring knives or weapons into a courthouse.  To avoid delay, leave all pocketknives, multi-tool pliers, chemical or pepper spray, weapons and unneeded items in your car.



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