Flags to be flown at half staff in honor of former Attorney General Mark Meierhenry
August 3, 2020
PIERRE, S.D. – Governor Kristi Noem has ordered that flags at the South Dakota State Capitol be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sundown on Wednesday in honor of former Attorney General Mark Meierhenry.
Meierhenry was South Dakota’s 26th Attorney General, serving from 1979-1987.
Following his departure from public office, Meierhenry had a long and distinguished career in the private practice of law.
Meierhenry passed away on July 29th. He is survived by his wife, retired Supreme Court Justice Judith Meierhenry.