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Wednesday, June 22, 2022

South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg has been convicted in impeachment charges and removed from office over the aftermath following a fatal car crash in 2020 he was involved in. Ravnsborg, 46, faced the state's first impeachment trial for his conduct surrounding the traffic accident, in which he struck and killed a pedestrian with his 2011 Ford Taurus. After he was convicted by the state senate of two impeachment charges -- committing a crime that caused someone's death and a malfeasance charge alleging he misled investigators and misused his office -- Ravnsborg was removed from office and barred from holding future office.

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#1 | Posted by Effeteposer at 2022-06-22 02:52 PM | Reply

I can't believe it took so long for this to happen. His victim hit the windshield so hard that his eyeglasses were found inside the car. And he didn't know he hit somebody? Impossible to believe.

#2 | Posted by rcade at 2022-06-22 03:56 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Accident or not we can't have someone who's killed another person like that holding high office.

#3 | Posted by Tor at 2022-06-22 04:10 PM | Reply

The vote was ridiculously too close.

#4 | Posted by eberly at 2022-06-22 04:13 PM | Reply

"with his 2011 Ford Taurus"

LOL, At least we know this cowboy doesn't have any fashion sense.

#5 | Posted by lfthndthrds at 2022-06-22 05:20 PM | Reply

LOL, At least we know this cowboy doesn't have any fashion sense.

#5 | Posted by lfthndthrds

Duh. He's a republican. Nor does he have any SENSE sense.

#6 | Posted by SpeakSoftly at 2022-06-22 06:04 PM | Reply

Turd looks spiffy in his PT Cruiser.

#7 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2022-06-22 06:14 PM | Reply

Its too bad, if he was able to rise and be elected POTUS he could kill thousands and get away with it scot-free.

#8 | Posted by pumpkinhead at 2022-06-22 06:27 PM | Reply

The vote was ridiculously too close.

#4 | POSTED BY EBERLY

To what would you attribute that, Eb?

#9 | Posted by oldwhiskeysour at 2022-06-22 10:30 PM | Reply

Must be nice to kill someone and the worst that happens is you lose your job.

#10 | Posted by chuffy at 2022-06-23 02:55 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

In a small place like SD you're either in the loop or out of it. Indians? Out of the loop. This guy? Looped-in. See the difference?

#11 | Posted by Doc_Sarvis at 2022-06-23 07:21 AM | Reply

"Again, why would a man be walking down the road?" Ravnsborg asked North Dakota investigators in Sept. 2020. "I believe I'm on the road and " wham. My life changes." A crash reconstruction found that Ravnsborg had all four tires on the shoulder of the road when he struck Boever.

Gee, you think the guy you killed life changed, too???

Congrats GQP you built that!

#12 | Posted by Enlightened at 2022-06-23 01:06 PM | Reply

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