- Associated Press - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - The South Dakota Supreme Court has appointed Bernie Schuchmann as a full-time magistrate judge for the Seventh Judicial Circuit.

Schuchmann is an adjunct professor at Black Hills State University and previously served as Lawrence County’s chief public defender.

He received his juris doctorate law degree from Texas Wesleyan Law School. He holds two master’s degrees from Harvard University and an advanced law degree from Temple University.

The Seventh Judicial Circuit consists of Custer, Fall River, Pennington and Shannon counties.

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