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SD Senate won't let locals ban dogs by breed

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By Nora Hertel

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PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Senate on Tuesday narrowly approved a measure that would forbid local governments from banning specific breeds of dogs.

Senators voted 19-16 to advance the measure to the House.

Supporters argued the bill protects dog owners' rights, while opponents countered that it interferes with local control.

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