For same sex couples in the state, it is a time to celebrate their right to marry and their new found equality in the eyes of the law. For businesses in South Dakota, Friday's ruling means preparing for some changes in their HR department.
"We're going to be meeting very early next week to go through and review all of our policy positions and take a look at where we need to make modifications in order to comply with the ruling," City of Sioux Falls Human Resource Director Bill O'Toole said.
The City of Sioux Falls -- like many other area employers -- is preparing to add new dependents to their employees benefit plans.
"Obviously some significant implications under health plans for insurance purposes, pension benefits, life insurance, leave--all those kinds of things," O'Toole said. Read more at KSFY-TV....