South Dakota to ban foreign law from use in state courts

Bill: HB1253 (PDF)

Sponsored by Rep. Roger Hunt, and signed into law by Governor Dennis Daugaard, HB1253 states that “no court, administrative agency, or other governmental agency may enforce any provisions of any religious code.”

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