Eagle Butte Man Arraigned on Charges of Threatening a Federal Employee, Burglary, and Firearms Offense
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605-343-2913, Ext. 2101
U.S. Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that an Eagle Butte man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Retaliating Against a Federal Employee by Threat, Third Degree Burglary, and Possession of a Stolen Firearm.
Judson His Law, a/k/a Judson Two Dogs, age 18, was indicted by a federal grand jury on November 15, 2012. He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Mark A. Moreno on November 19, 2012, and pled not guilty to the indictment. The maximum penalty on each count upon conviction is 10 years' imprisonment, a $250,000 fine, or both. The charges are merely accusations, and His Law is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
The investigation is being conducted by Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Law Enforcement Services. Assistant U.S. Attorney Kathryn N. Rich is prosecuting the case. His Law was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal. A trial date has not yet been set.