|30th Attorney General of South Dakota|
Assumed office |
September 4, 2009
|Preceded by||Larry Long|
|39th United States Attorney for the District of South Dakota|
|President||George W. Bush|
|Preceded by||James E. McMahon|
|Succeeded by||Brendan Johnson|
October 13, 1970|
Sturgis, South Dakota, U.S.
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (BS)|
University of South Dakota (JD)
Early life and education
Jackley was raised in Sturgis, South Dakota, and graduated cum laude from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in 1992 with his BS in electrical engineering. He received his JD from the University of South Dakota School of Law in 1995.
From 1995 through 1997, Jackley served as a judicial law clerk for the then-former Chief Judge Richard Howard Battey of the United States District Court for the District of South Dakota. Jackley joined the Rapid City law firm of Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson, and Ashmore. As a partner, his practice areas focused on construction & engineering law and real property disputes. At that time, he also served as a Special Assistant Attorney General for South Dakota prosecuting controlled substance felonies.
United States Attorney for the District of South Dakota (2006-2009)
In 2006, Jackley was recommended by U.S. Senator John Thune to replaced James E. McMahon and later nominated by President George W. Bush to be United States Attorney for the District of South Dakota. Later in 2006, Jackley was unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate. Marty was named the South Dakota Prosecutor of the Year in 2008 from the South Dakota State’s Attorneys Association. Jackley was succeeded as U.S. Attorney by Brendan Johnson.
Attorney General of South Dakota (2009-present)
South Dakota v. Wayfair
The state of South Dakota was represented at oral arguments by Jackley, and Deputy Solicitor General Malcolm L. Stewart.
Marty and his wife Angela live in Pierre, South Dakota with their two children, Michael and Isabella. Marty also presently serves as Chairman of the Conference of Western Attorneys General and Vice-Chairman of the National Association of Attorneys General.
|South Dakota Attorney General Election, 2010|
|Republican||Marty Jackley (inc.)||202,499||66.90|
|South Dakota Attorney General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Marty Jackley (inc.)||208,848||82.00|
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- Barnes, Robert (April 17, 2018). "Supreme Court divided on whether states should tax all online sales". The Washington Post. Retrieved April 17, 2018.
- Storh, Greg (12 January 2018). "U.S. Supreme Court to Review Bid to Collect Internet Sales Tax". Bloomberg Businessweek. Archived from the original on 12 January 2018. Retrieved 12 January 2018.
- "Jackley Discusses Possible Run for Re-Election". Drgnews. November 27, 2013. Retrieved January 10, 2014.
- "South Dakota News – Marty Jackley Voted S.D. Attorney General". Kdlt.com. Associated Press. November 2, 2010. Retrieved January 10, 2014.
- "Statewide races: Jackley re-elected to AG". Argus Leader. November 4, 2014. Retrieved April 9, 2015.
- "Marty Jackley will seek re-election as attorney general". argusleader.com. Retrieved July 28, 2017.
- State of South Dakota Secretary of State Official Election Results, June 5, 2018.
James E. McMahon
| United States Attorney for the District of South Dakota
| Attorney General of South Dakota
|Party political offices|
| Republican nominee for Attorney General of South Dakota