Sisseton’s David Gilbertson reaching milestone on SD Supreme Court (Audio)

April 17, 2020

PIERRE, S.D.–South Dakota Supreme Court Chief Justice David Gilbertson hits a career milestone today — 25 years serving on the state Supreme Court.

Gilbertson says the state’s top court wears two hats.

For the last 19 years, he has served as Chief Justice.

Gilbertson says next week, the Court will do something it’s never done before.

Gilbertson, who is from Sisseton, is the longest serving Justice ever on the South Dakota Supreme Court. He faces mandatory retirement in January of 2021.