When will same-sex marriage be legal in South Dakota?
Same sex marriage was legalized in all 50 states on June 26, 2015.
Same-sex marriage is likely to become legal in South Dakota in
2015 when the temporary stay of the US District Court's ruling
striking down the ban on same-sex marriage is lifted.
It could be lifted by either the District Court, the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals or the US Supreme Court, either by one of these refusing to hear the case, or agreeing to hear it but lifting the stay, or agreeing to hear it and deciding in favor of Plaintiffs.
Same-sex marriage is likely to become legal in South Dakota some
time in 2015 under one of the following scenarios:
- Defendants choose not to appeal US District Court's decision striking down South Dakota's ban on same-sex marriage, then USDC DSD lifts the temporary stay.
- Defendants appeal to the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals, but the 8th Circuit refuses to hear the case and the stay is lifted.
- Defendants appeal to the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals, but Plaintiffs prevail.
- Defendants appeal to the US Supreme Court for an emergency stay, but SCOTUS declines the request.
Yes. Same-sex marriage is legal in South Dakota effective June 26, 2015. Read More
Same-sex marriage became legal in North Dakota on June 26, 2015. Read More
Yes. Same-sex marriage is legal in North Dakota effective June 26, 2015. Read More
None, since same-sex marriage is not legal in North Dakota (see attached related question). Read More
No, civil unions and other domestic partnerships are prohibited by South Dakota Marriage Amendment C (2006) passed on November 7, 2006 with 52% of the vote. Read More
Mini choppers are legal in South Dakota. The size of the engine is the determining factor as to whether or not you need a license. Read More
In South Dakota,you are allowed to own a sugar glider. Read More
you have to be 18 year of age in South dakota! Read More
Yes. Same-sex marriage is legal in South Carolina effective November 19, 2014. Read More
Has any same-sex couple sued the state of South Dakota for legal recognition of their out-of-state marriage?
No, but in April 2014, it was announced that two women who married in Connecticut were planning to join a yet unfiled lawsuit that will challenge South Dakota's ban on same-sex marriage. Read More
As a british male if you get married to a south African woman in south Africa is it legal in the UK?
If it is a legal marriage in South Africa, it will be considered legal in the United Kingdom. Read More
No. Same-sex marriage is not currently legal anywhere in Australia. Read More
The legal age to play Bingo in South Dakota is 18. Read More
No, the Sturgeon season is permanently closed in South Dakota becasue the sturgeon (Pallid Sturgeon) is on the endangered species list. Read More
Same-sex marriage is not legal in Asia, except for in Israel. In Africa, it is not legal except in the country of South Africa. It is not legal in Eastern Europe. It is not legal in Central America. It is not legal in some US states. In South America, it is only legal in Argentina, Uruguay and Colombia. Same-sex marriage is legal in England, Wales and Scotland, but not in Northern Ireland or Australia. Read More
depends on the piercing and where you go to get it done. Read More
No. The marriage certificate is not sufficient. You must also obtain a court order permitting you to change your name. This extra step is made necessary by South Dakota's refusal to recognize legal marriages between persons of the same gender, even though it recognizes all other types of marriages, even if the parties would not be permitted to marry under South Dakota law. Read More
Same-sex marriage is legal in South Africa beginning November 30, 2006. Read More
Yes. Effective June 26, 2015, a "same-sex" marriage certificate is sufficient proof of legal name change in North Dakota. Read More
No. Neither North nor South Korea has legalized same-sex marriage. Read More
18 years old Read More
16 with parent consent Read More
Canada, Belgium, Netherlands, South Africa, and Spain Read More
South Africa is the only country in Sub-Saharan Africa where same-sex marriage is legal. It has been legal since November 30, 2006. Read More
everybody has a choice to be what ever he or she want in south africa Read More
No. In fact, male homosexual activity is illegal in South Sudan. Read More
Same-sex marriage is legal in South Carolina effective November 19, 2014, barring any future temporary stay or ruling to the contrary issued by the United States Supreme Court. Read More
No. The term "civil union" has no legal meaning under South Carolina state law. Read More
If the marriage in Cuba was a legal marriage then yes it is legal in NY Read More
Same-sex marriage IS legal in South Carolina effective November 19, 2014, barring any future temporary stay or ruling to the contrary issued by the United States Supreme Court. Read More
Same-sex marriage is legal in ALL of South Carolina effective November 19, 2014, barring any future temporary stay or ruling to the contrary issued by the United States Supreme Court. Read More
Is a cousin marriage of Indian citizens legal in US as it was performed in South India where it is legal?
as long as it isn't done in the U.S., it should be fine. Read More
it is not legal for anyone regardless of age to ride a gocart on any street Read More
The age of consent in SD is 16 so sex is legal. Read More
You need to ask a lawyer who is familiar with firearms law. Read More
South Dakota defines legal firearms in terms of muzzle energy, not caliber. See the link below. Read More
The first marriage is legal. If there is a divorce then, the second marriage is legal. If there isn't a divorce, then it is not legal. Read More
You must be 18 years old to marry in South Africa, same-sex or not. Read More
No, but New South Wales has a statewide domestic partnership registry. Read More
Marriage has always been legal. Your marriage is legal only if you are legally married. Read More
There is an 'over-the-counter' version of VIcodin available, it is unknown whether it is sold in SD or not. Read More
Is it legal for you to move in with your godmother when you are sixteen years of age in South Dakota and if it's possible how do you go about such a process?
It is only legal with parental permission. Without it you would need a court order. Read More
no it is not legal Read More