In the state of South Dakota, in order to register for a divorce in South Dakota, residency needs should be fulfilled for the judiciary to accept the case.
In case, the court finds it does not have legal rights to listen the case, Divorce would not be granted.
- The complainer in an execution for divorce should be a resident of the province while the divorce case is going on.
- The defendant has a judiciary right to have the case moved to his or her county if wished.
- There is also a 2 months waiting time span that must elapse after the date of registering and prior to the divorce will be sanctioned.