Each state has its residency requirements for filing a divorce lawsuit. The courts of South Dakota consider only those cases over which they have jurisdiction. Thus, to file for divorce in South Dakota, the plaintiff must be a resident of the state or be located within the state as a member of the armed forces.
Besides this, to obtain a final decision on divorce, the plaintiff must remain in South Dakota throughout the process of marriage dissolution. A petition can be filed in the county where at least one party currently resides.
Welcome to your online South Dakota divorce guide
Qualify for divorce1
Provide your case details2
Get your papers3
File for divorce4
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